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.

  1. J. Mackye Gruber

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Eric Bress

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ashton Kutcher

    Ashton Kutcher

    Evan Treborn

  2. Melora Walters

    Melora Walters

    Andrea Treborn

  3. Amy Smart

    Amy Smart

    Kayleigh Miller

  4. Elden Henson

    Elden Henson

    Lenny Kagan

  5. William Lee Scott

    William Lee Scott

    Tommy Miller

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The Butterfly Effect
The Butterfly Effect


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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 23, 2004
    R, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 53m

Budget $13,000,000.00

Revenue $96,060,858.00

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