MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 755 this week

The I Inside (2004)

6.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.1/10 from 8,382 users  
Reviews: 55 user | 30 critic

An amnesiac discovers himself leaping through time between 2000 and 2002 as his past returns to him.

Writers:

(play), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 titles
created 18 May 2011
 
a list of 34 titles
created 23 Dec 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 03 Jul 2012
 
a list of 28 titles
created 11 Nov 2012
 
a list of 26 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The I Inside" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The I Inside (2004)

The I Inside (2004) on IMDb 6.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The I Inside.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Five Fingers (2006)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In Morocco to assist with the creation of a food charity, a Dutchman is abducted by a terrorist.

Director: Laurence Malkin
Stars: Mimi Ferrer, Laurence Fishburne, Touriya Haoud
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Several innocent bystanders are injured or killed when two robbers, fleeing from the police, run into the neighborhood cafe.

Director: Jerry Ciccoritti
Stars: Catherine O'Hara, Joe Pantoliano, Sarah Polley
Sordid Things (2009)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A wealthy couple hires their cousin to be the surrogate for the child they are unable to have on their own, but chaos ensues when the woman holds the baby hostage for ransom. In this ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Bloomenthal
Stars: Shannon Beeby, Andrew Bloomenthal, Alex Burns
Antitrust (2001)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A computer programmer's dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems.

Director: Peter Howitt
Stars: Ryan Phillippe, Tim Robbins, Rachael Leigh Cook
Perception (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A self-absorbed young woman finds herself moving from Los Angeles back to Brooklyn to care for her ailing parents.

Director: Irving Schwartz
Stars: Piper Perabo, Heather Burns, Mark Dobies
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The story of two college graduates from the Midwest who move to Los Angeles, where their love is tested for the first time.

Director: Matt Cooper
Stars: Martin Henderson, Piper Perabo, Jason Winer
The Event (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

An intense relationship drama that takes the form of a mystery, The Event centers around a series of unexplained deaths that occur among the gay community in New York's fashionable Chelsea ... See full summary »

Director: Thom Fitzgerald
Stars: Parker Posey, Don McKellar, Olympia Dukakis
Flowers I (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A talented actor gets a job at an after-hours club where debauchery and intoxication battle against healthy responsibility. As the wee hours world takes hold, he finds he can hide from the ... See full summary »

Director: Kirven Blount
Stars: Justin Hagan, Ralph McCain, Piper Perabo
Luck (2003)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Shane Bradley, who is fixated on ideas of luck and destiny, tries to win the girl of his dreams. After their relationship falters, Shane begins to think he might be unlucky and turns to ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Wellington
Stars: Luke Kirby, Sarah Polley, Noam Jenkins
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Jacques Vallée
Stars: Patrice Arbour, Catherine Barry, Patrick Barry
Short | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A teenage girl fights to preserve her sanity in a late 19th century mental hospital.

Director: Cordelia Beresford
Stars: Bojana Novakovic, Helmut Bakaitis, Jonathan Gavin
Siblings (2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

SIBLINGS is a dark comedy about love, lust, murder and other issues of normal family life.

Director: David Weaver
Stars: Alex Campbell, Paul Soles, Andrew Chalmers
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Simon Cable (as Ryan Phillipe)
...
Clair
...
...
Peter Cable
...
Doctor Truman
...
Mr. Travitt
...
Nurse Clayton
...
Travis
...
Doctor Newman
Magdalena Manville ...
Female Resident (as Magdelena Manville)
...
Morgue Orderly
Paul John Borde ...
Intruder
Annabel Mansel Lewis ...
5th Floor Nurse
Edit

Storyline

A man (Simon) awakens in a hospital not recalling the last two years. As he begins to find out things from his past, he discovers his ability to move from the year 2002 to the year 2000. By doing this he meets a link between the two time periods. Written by Freddy, corrected by Claudia

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

If you could go back in your life and change just one thing... Do you know what you would change? Simon Cable knew... and did. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

21 May 2004 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Belső útvesztő  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$8,800,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,697 (Chile) (28 July 2006)

Gross:

$17,697 (Chile) (28 July 2006)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Christian Slater (as Peter), Stephen Dorff (as Simon Cable), and Jennifer Love Hewitt (as Anna Cable) were originally set to star. See more »

Goofs

Dr. Newman refers to Simon's two-year amnesiac memory gap as "short-term memory loss". Short-term memory is measured in seconds, not years. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Doctor Newman: Easy. Diazepam, 5 milligrams. Easy now, Mr. Cable. You're going to be fine. You're just having a nightmare.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
interesting Puzzle-Box
18 May 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There should be another category to describe films that don't exactly fit the accepted genres of horror, supernatural or psychological thriller.

I call it the "Puzzle-Box" genre. Puzzle-Box films challenge you to think and discover the answers, rather than spoon-feeding them to you. Not everyone enjoys that when going to the movies. Classifying a film as a Puzzle-Box would make it easier for that film to find its audience.

THE I INSIDE is one of those films. Others are MULHOLLAND DRIVE, IDENTITY (same writer as THE I INSIDE), JACOB'S LADDER, and many modern Korean films, such as OLDBOY, HYPNOTIZED, TALE OF TWO SISTERS, and the brilliant but obscure SPIDER FOREST. And to a lesser extent, MEMENTO, which is fun on the first watch, but bored me on the second, since no new clues are revealed.

THE I INSIDE give more answers at the end than OLDBOY or MULHOLLAND DRIVE, but it is still a fascinating film.

This is is Ryan Phillippe's most challenging role, and he does an excellent job, but the standout for me was Piper Perabo-- she went through some tricky personality quirks (I'm purposely leaving things vague) which added to the mystery.


17 of 26 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Other movies like this? enaitsirc
best explanation i have for what happened hayling100
this movie is terrible fat_duncan
Seen it and liked it FlyingPeon
it reminds me of BUTTERFLY EFFECT farawayfromheaven
When is it to be released? skcollobho
Discuss The I Inside (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?