Directed by: Duncan Jones
Written by: Ben Ripley
Produced by: Mark Gordon, Philippe Rousselet, Jordan Wynn
Other cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan
Release date: April 1, 2011
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Running time: 1h 33min
Helicopter pilot Colter Stevens is part of a top-secret military operation that enables him to experience the last few minutes in the life of Sean Fentress, a man who died in a commuter-train explosion. The purpose of Colter's mission is to learn the identity of the bomber and prevent a similar catastrophe. As Colter lives Sean's final moments, he becomes more certain that he can prevent the first tragedy from occurring -- as long as he doesn't run out of time.
→ Make every second count
♦ Vera Farmiga stated that she took the role just at the start of her pregnancy in February 2010. She knew that in that scenario she would be unavailable for the next 10 months. She filmed her scenes in 10 days.
• I want you to concentrate on the passengers in your car. Get to know them. Narrow the suspect pool. Look for one who seems quiet or withdrawn. Who seems nervous. As always, you have eight minutes.
• The program wasn’t designed to alter the past. It was designed to affect the future.