Writers (WGA):David S. Goyer (screenplay) and
Jim Uhls (screenplay) ...
Release Date:14 February 2008 (USA) more
Genre:Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi | Thriller more
Tagline:anywhere is possible. more
Plot:A genetic anomaly allows a young man to teleport himself anywhere. He discovers this gift has existed for centuries and finds himself in a war that has been raging for thousands of years between "Jumpers" and those who have sworn to kill them. full summary | full synopsis
Plot Keywords:Hiding In Closet | Advanced Technology | Thrown Off Balcony | Secret War | Underwater Scene more
Awards:1 win & 2 nominations more
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User Comments:Doug Limon destroys another great book - if you like the book do not watch the movie - what an a-hole more
MPAA:Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense action violence, some language and brief sexuality.
Parents Guide:View content advisory for parents
Aspect Ratio:2.35 : 1 more
Sound Mix:DTS | Dolby Digital
Certification:South Korea:15 | Ireland:12A | Singapore:PG | UK:12A | Switzerland:14 (canton of Vaud) | Switzerland:14 (canton of Geneva) | Philippines:PG-13 (MTRCB) | Norway:11 | USA:PG-13 (certificate #44084) | Hong Kong:IIB | Australia:M | Canada:G (Quebec) | Malaysia:U | Sweden:11 | Netherlands:12 | Finland:K-13 | Italy:T | New Zealand:M | Canada:PG (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba/Ontario) | Taiwan:PG-12 | Germany:12 | Argentina:13 | Brazil:12 | Japan:U
Filming Locations:Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA more
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Company:Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation more
Trivia:The roles of Davey and Millie were originally cast with Tom Sturridge and Teresa Palmer. After 2 months of filming and inflating production costs, Hayden Christensen and Rachel Bilson were recast as the leads. more
Goofs:Crew or equipment visible: When you first see Griffin in Rome, sitting on the building, looking down at David and Millie as they are walking towards the Colosseum you can see the film crew with a camera moving along a dolly track, right in the middle of the frame, filming another scene. more
David Rice: Let me tell you about my day so far. Coffee in Paris, surfed the Maldives, took a little nap on Kilimanjaro. Oh, yeah, I got digits from this Polish chick in Rio. And then I jumped back for the final quarter of the N.B.A. finals--courtside of course. And all that was before lunch. I could go on, but all I'm saying is, I'm standing on top of the world.
Movie Connections:Referenced in Baby Mama (2008) more
Soundtrack:Ladies and Gentlemen more