12 Monkeys is a 1995 film in which a convict is sent back in time to gather information about a man-made virus that wiped out most of the population. In 2015, the film was adapted into a television series of the same name; use [12-monkeys-2015] for questions about the series.

Directed by Terry Gilliam, 12 Monkeys is a 1995 science fiction film set in a post-apocalyptic Earth ravaged by disease. A convict is sent back in time against his will to gather information about the man-made virus that wiped out most of the population.

In 2015, the film was adapted into a television series of the same name. Please use for questions about the series.