7.6/10
1,147
23 user 1 critic

12:01 PM (1990)

| Sci-Fi, Short
Clip
3:12 | Clip
A man is stuck living his life in the same 59 minute time frame. He tries various methods of finding out why, eventually consulting a physicist.

Director:

Jonathan Heap
Reviews
Nominated for 1 Oscar. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

12:01 (TV Movie 1993)
Comedy | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A man likes a woman at work. He sees her get murdered. He gets drunk and zapped at 12:01AM. Next morning she's back and everything is exactly like the day before. The time loops gives him chances to save her.

Director: Jack Sholder
Stars: Helen Slater, Jonathan Silverman, Nicolas Surovy
Stealing Time (2011)
Short | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When a down-on-his-luck inventor builds a time machine to change the past, he unwittingly sets off a disastrous chain of events.

Director: Alex Calleros
Stars: Mikie Beatty, Dan Beckner, Adele Watkin
Short | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

James is all too eager to put his one-minute time machine to use in winning the heart of Regina, until he discovers the unexpected consequences of his actions.

Director: Devon Avery
Stars: Brian Dietzen, Erinn Hayes
Short | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A sleep-deprived office worker photocopies a "Black Hole" late one night. Suddenly, the possibilities seem endless. Will greed get the better of him?

Directors: Philip Sansom, Olly Williams
Stars: Napoleon Ryan
Retroactive (1997)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A psychiatrist makes multiple trips through time to save a woman that was murdered by her brutal husband.

Director: Louis Morneau
Stars: Jim Belushi, Kylie Travis, Shannon Whirry
Repeaters (2010)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Three twenty-somethings find themselves in an impossible time labyrinth, where each day they awaken to the same terrifying day as the preceding one.

Director: Carl Bessai
Stars: Dustin Milligan, Amanda Crew, Richard de Klerk
Comedy | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A man's attempts to construct the ultimate romantic weekend backfire when his quest for perfection traps his lover in an infinite loop.

Director: Hugh Sullivan
Stars: Josh McConville, Hannah Marshall, Alex Dimitriades
Beeper (2002)
Thriller | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A doctor must follow the instructions on a drug dealer's beeper to rescue his kidnapped son.

Director: Jack Sholder
Stars: Harvey Keitel, Joey Lauren Adams, Ed Quinn
Drama | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Two not quite similar men, our contemporaries, psychologist-linguist Sergey Pshenichny and former mining engineer Andrew Nemchinov, are walking in the street in their native miners town and... See full summary »

Director: Vladimir Khotinenko
Stars: Sergey Koltakov, Ivan Bortnik, Boris Galkin
Mine Games (2012)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A group of young friends make an incomprehensible discovery in an abandoned mine, but the more they try to change the future, the more they seal their fate.

Director: Richard Gray
Stars: Joseph Cross, Briana Evigan, Rafi Gavron
More (1998)
Sci-Fi | Short | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A worker in a factory learns a lesson about life. When is enough?

Director: Mark Osborne
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A man prepares and goes to work in a bizarre world, where the meaning of human workforce is taken to another level.

Director: Santiago Bou Grasso
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jane Alden Jane Alden ... Stephanie
Don Amendolia ... Professor Nathan Rosenbluth
John Bachelder John Bachelder ... Blazer Driver
Laura Harrington ... Dolores Park
Philip Morton Philip Morton ... Walking Man #1
Mark Neely ... Bum
Tom Reed Tom Reed ... Walking Man #2
Kurtwood Smith ... Myron Castleman
Bill Squier Bill Squier ... Man in Hat
Ric Stoneback ... Man on Bench (as Rick Stoneback)
Robert M. Taub Robert M. Taub ... Jr. Executive #1
Rick Ford ... Jr. Executive #2 (as F. Richards Ford)
Kirk R. Thatcher ... Newstand Man (as Kirk Thatcher)
Caroline Sposto Caroline Sposto ... Newstand Woman (as Carol Zarlengo)
Edit

Storyline

A man is stuck living his life in the same 59 minute time frame. He tries various methods of finding out why, eventually consulting a physicist. Written by David Glick <dglick@sedona.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Sci-Fi | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Also Known As:

12:01 дня See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Chanticleer Films See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The firm that Myron Castleman works for is Glamdring and Glamdring. "Glamdring" is the name of the sword that Gandalf used in the War of the Ring in J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings." See more »

Goofs

When Myron Castleman looks down into the street from the balcony, the shadows are cast in a different direction to those on the balcony. See more »

Connections

Remade as 12:01 (1993) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Absolutely Frightening...
9 September 1999 | by flipcriticSee all my reviews

A more realistic portrayal of spending an eternity in a repetitious cycle, as compared to "Groundhog Day" and other films of its kind. The thought of being in this situation is absolutely horrifying. Excellent performance by Kurtwood Smith.


15 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 23 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed