Cinema: Insinuating Entertainment

You would not think of David Dunn (Bruce Willis) as a particularly lucky guy. He works as a humble security guard, his marriage is close to a breakup, and he can't even pick up the pretty woman sitting next to him on the train taking him home to Philadelphia after a failed job interview.

On the other hand, when that train is wrecked, he is the only survivor--not a scratch on him. This interests Elijah Price (Samuel L. Jackson), who is Dunn's obvious opposite--an elegant, well-spoken dude who runs an upscale store dealing in original comic-book art. He is also...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!