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The Butterfly Effect

Cast

Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, William Lee Scott, Elden Henson View All


Crew

Eric Bress (Director), J. Mackye Gruber (Screenplay), J. Mackye Gruber (Director), Eric Bress (Screenplay) View All

Released: Jan. 23rd, 2004
Runtime: 1 hour, 53 minutes
A young man struggles to access sublimated childhood memories. He finds a technique that allows him to travel back into the past, to occupy his childhood body and change history. However, he soon finds that every change he makes has unexpected consequences.
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LordSlaytan
Instead of traveling in time physically, Evan Treborn (Kutcher) can somehow travel back inhabiting his own body and manipulate events in his life, which have effects on the people around him as well.
MovieMad16
Ashton Kutcher acts his ASS off in this film.
Prospero
The Butterfly Effect has an interesting premise: a young man (Ashton Kutcher) discovers that he can send himself back in time by concentrating on pictures or narrative from earlier in his life (he keeps a journal), and then can zip back to the present.