Studio Canal+ / Centropolis / Carolco Released 1994






  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Daniel: W-What is this all about?
      Catherine: A job.
      Daniel: What kind of job?
      Catherine: Translation. Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs. Interested?
      Daniel: I-I'm gonna go now.
      Catherine: Go where? You've just been evicted from your apartment. Your grants have ran out. Everything you own are in those two bags. You want to prove your theories are right? This is your chance.

    • West: This project is for naught without a reconnaissance mission.
      Johnson: Once on the other side, we'd have to decipher the markings on their 'gate, and in essence dial home in order to bring the team back.
      West: Based on this new information, I don't see how we can do that.
      Daniel: Well, I can do that.

    • Ra: will prove that I am their one god by killing your companions.
      Daniel: If I refuse?
      Ra: Then I will destroy you all who have seen you. There can be only one Ra!

  • Notes

    • Production Budget - $55,000,000
      Domestic Gross - $71,567,262 (17th)
      Worldwide Gross - $196,567,262 (13th)

      Domestic Adjusted for 2013 - $139,710,253
      Worldwide Adjusted for 2013 - $383,729,392

    • Other production companies:
      MGM (distributor)

    • Filming locations include:
      Buttercup Dunes, Imperial County, California
      Los Angeles, California
      Long Beach, California
      Yuma, Arizona

    • Taglines:
      1. Sealed and buried for all time is the key to mankind's future.
      2. It Will Take You A Million Light Years From Home.
      3. It will take you a million light years from home. But will it bring you back?

    • A 'director's cut' of the movie runs 9 minutes longer.

    • Music:
      Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
      Composed by David Arnold
      Conducted by Nicholas Dodd
      Performed by Sinfonia of London

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