Did Brad Pitt get nominated for Moneyball?
At the 84th Academy Awards, Moneyball received six nominations including Best Picture, Best Actor for Pitt, Best Supporting Actor for Hill, and Best Adapted Screenplay for Sorkin, Zaillian and Chervin, winning none.
Did Foster cure the virus 12 Monkeys?
As of 2017, there was no known cure or vaccine, although Jonathan Foster did apparently manage to cure some later mutations of the virus in 2043.
What year was 12 Monkeys nominated for Best Picture?
Academy Awards Year Category Nominated work Result Ref. 1996 Best Supporting Actor 12 Monkeys Nominated 2009 Best Actor The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Nominated 2012 Best Actor Moneyball Nominated 2012 Moneyball Best Picture Nominated
What is the story behind 12 Monkeys?
The genesis of 12 Monkeys came from executive producer Robert Kosberg, who had been a fan of the French short film La Jetée (1962). Kosberg persuaded that film’s director, Chris Marker, to let him pitch the project to Universal Pictures, seeing it as a perfect basis for a full-length science fiction film.
Who is the founder of the army of the Twelve Monkeys?
They learn that Goines is the founder of the Army of the Twelve Monkeys, and set out in search of him. When they confront him, Goines denies any involvement with the group and says that in 1990 Cole originated the idea of wiping out humanity with a virus stolen from Goines’s virologist father.
What happens at Muir Woods in 12 Monkeys?
The scene at Muir Woods National Monument, where Judy (as Madeleine) looks at the growth rings of a felled redwood and traces back events in her past life, resonates with larger themes in 12 Monkeys. Cole and Railly later have a similar conversation while the same music from Vertigo is repeated.