CULT FACTION

For all your cult film, tv, cartoon, comic and video game needs

Competition: Win the Twelve Monkeys Limited Edition DVD with free pandemic face mask!

Twelve Monkeys is directed by Terry Gilliam and stars Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe and Brad Pitt. The film grossed $168.8 million worldwide and was released to critical praise. Brad Pitt was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, and won a Golden Globe Award for his performance.

Between the past and the future, sanity and madness, dreams and reality, lies the mystery of the Twelve Monkeys.. the year is 2035 and humankind subsists in a desolate netherworld following the eradication of 99% of the Earth’s population, a holocaust that makes the planet’s surface uninhabitable and mankind’s destiny uncertain.

Cole (Bruce Willis) a reluctant volunteer aided by Dr. Kathryn Railly (Madeline Stowe) have only two clues to solve the puzzle of the Twelve Monkeys which threatens to completely erase humanity from the planet…

Twelve Monkeys was inspired by Chris Marker’s 1962 short film La Jetée,. Terry Gilliam had not seen the film (he makes a principle not to see or read the original) but agreed to doing Twelve Monkeys because of the script and its conceptual similarities to his 1985 film Brazil.

Bruce Willis and Madeline Stowe took a pay cut for the chance to work with Terry Gilliam. Brad Pitt’s star-status rose in the time between filming finished and the film being released. In this interim Pitt appeared in Interview With A Vampire, Legends Of The Fall and Seven.

Gilliam reportedly gave Willis a list of ‘Bruce Willis acting clichés’ to avoid, these included the ‘steely blue eyes look’. Gilliam was also said to be afraid that Brad Pitt wouldn’t be able to pull off the nervous, rapid speech required, so he sent him to a speech coach. In the end all he needed to do was to take Pitt’s cigarettes away and he played the part perfectly.

You can order HERE.

Extras: Include feature length documentary ‘The Hamster Factor and Other Tales of Twelve Monkeys’. Strictly Limited Edition contains ‘Twelve Monkeys’ pandemic face mask.

To win all you have to do is answer the following:

In 12 Monkeys, Dr. Fletcher is played by an actor more well known for his role as a Batman villain. Name the actor and the Batman villain.

Closing date: Midnight (GMT) on 30/12/2020.

Related Posts
There will be a Breach this December!

Directed by John Suits, Breach is an action-packed, Sci-fi thriller. Fleeing a devastating plague on Earth, an interstellar ark comes under attack from a new threat; a shape-shifting alien force Read more

Taylor Negron passes away aged 57

It is with sadness that Cult Faction must report that actor and comedian Taylor Negron has died after a long battle with cancer at the age of 57. His cousin Read more

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1992)

The Star Trek franchise continued to boldly go forwards with 1992's The Undiscovered Country, where conspiracy and murder dominated the movie. Opening with the huge explosion of the Klingon moon Read more

RED tv show in the works

Deadline reports that another comic book property is in development at the network with an adaptation of the RED films. Jon Hoeber and Erich Hoeber, who wrote the screenplays for Read more

Preview: Twelve Monkeys Limited Edition DVD with free pandemic face mask!

Twelve Monkeys is directed by Terry Gilliam and stars Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe and Brad Pitt. The film grossed $168.8 million worldwide and was released to critical praise. Brad Pitt Read more

Preview: Trauma Centre (DVD)

Nicky Whelan (Left Behind, Halloween II, TV’s “Scrubs”) stars with Bruce Willis (Die Hard series, Pulp Fiction, The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable), alongside Tito Ortiz, Texas Battle, Steve Guttenberg and Catherine Read more

Preview: The Wheel of Time Box Set 1: Books 1-3 (The Eye of the World, The Great Hunt, The Dragon Reborn)

Prepare to turn the Wheel of Time - discover the first three novels in one of the most influential and popular fantasy epics ever published, now in a stunning box Read more

Preview: The Flash Season 8 Ep. 3: Armageddon (Part Three)

In The Flash Season 8 Ep. 3: Armageddon (Part Three), Barry (Grant Gustin) meets Black Lightning (guest star Cress Williams) at the Hall of Justice after things take a dire Read more

Preview: The Boy (Blu-Ray)

From Elijah Wood's SpectreVision and Chiller Films comes a disturbing new film exploring the birth of evil. In the summer of 1989, nine-year-old Ted Henley (Jared Breeze - Cooties) and Read more

Preview- The New Champion of SHAZAM! #1

Mary Bromfield has always struggled to determine who she is outside her family…kinda hard to do when you're all superheroes! Now, after Billy Batson's heroic sacrifice, the power of Shazam Read more

Preview- The Equalizer Season 2 Ep. 7: When Worlds Collide

In The Equalizer Season 2 Ep. 7: When Worlds Collide, Bishop comes to McCall, Harry and Mel for help when a terrorist from his past uncovers the identity of his Read more

Preview- Riverdale Season 6 Ep. 3: Mr. Cypher

The preview has arrived for Riverdale Season 6 Ep. 3: Mr. Cypher, where after being visited by a mysterious figure who arrives in Rivervale, the gang find themselves faced with Read more

Preview- Nancy Drew Season 3 Ep. 8: The Burning of the Sorrows

In Nancy Drew Season 3 Ep. 8: The Burning of the Sorrows, Nancy (Kennedy McMann), Bess (Maddison Jaizani), Agent Park (guest star John Harlan Kim) and Temperance (guest star Bo Read more

Preview- Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger Ep. 37: Grudge Radish, Deep Roots!

In Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger Ep. 37: Grudge Radish, Deep Roots!, it's the season when oden is the most delicious dish to eat! Not to mention there's a wholesale on Pacific Read more

Preview- I Am Batman #6

Jace Fox's baptism by fire as Batman during "Fear State" was the first step toward his next great challenge—a relocation to the Big Apple! Joining his mother and sisters in Read more

Preview- Glass (Bluray)

M. Night Shyamalan brings together the narratives of two of his stand-out originals—Unbreakable and Split—in one explosive comic-book thriller. Following the conclusion of Split, David Dunn (Bruce Willis) pursues Kevin Read more

Preview- Doctor Who: The Abominable Snowmen (Steelbook Bluray)

In the 17th century, an old Tibetan friend of the Doctor's reached out and touched the mind of an alien disembodied energy, giving it a conduit to Earth. 300 years Read more

Preview- Doctor Who: Flux Chapter Five: Survivors of the Flux

In Doctor Who: Flux Chapter Five: Survivors of the Flux, as the forces of evil mass, the Doctor, Yaz and Dan face perilous journeys and seemingly insurmountable obstacles in their Read more

Preview- Detective Comics #1054

It's Nightwing versus Psycho-Pirate in the grand finale of "Shadows of the Bat" act two of three! As Gotham's elite gather to celebrate the formal opening of Arkham Tower, Dr. Wear's secret Read more

Preview- Detective Comics #1053

War in the streets! As Dr. Wear desperately tries to keep his plans for Arkham Tower from crumbling, a major drug deal gone bad puts the nervous doc in the sights of Read more

Founded Cult Faction in 2014. Some would describe him as a teacher, writer, dream weaver, and visionary... some would not...

%d bloggers like this: