The Butterfly Effect
The Butterfly Effect
Directed By J. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress
Written By J. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress
Cast Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Ethan Suplee, Eric Stoltz
Produced By Anthony Rhulen, Chris Bender, Ashton Kutcher, A.J. Dix, J.C. Spink
Film Editing By Peter Amundson
Cinematography By Matthew F. Leonetti
Music By Michael Suby

FilmEngine, BenderSpink, Katalyst


United States



Release Date

January 23, 2004


114 Minutes

Rating R
Distributed By

New Line Cinema

Budget $13,000,000
Gross $96,060,858



  • Ashton Kutcher as Evan Treborn
  • Amy Smart as Kayleigh Miller
  • Elden Henson as Lenny Kagan
  • William Lee Scott as Tommy "Tom" Miller
  • Melora Walters as Andrea Treborn
  • Eric Stoltz as George Miller
  • Ethan Suplee as Thumper
  • John Patrick Amedori as Evan, age 13
  • Logan Lerman as Evan, age 7
  • Irene Gorovaia as Kayleigh, age 13
  • Sarah Widdows as Kayleigh, age 7
  • Kevin G. Schmidt as Lenny, age 13
  • Jake Kaese as Lenny, age 7
  • Jesse James as Tommy, age 13
  • Cameron Bright as Tommy, age 7
  • Kevin Durand as Carlos
  • Callum Keith Rennie as Jason Treborn
  • Lorena Gale as Mrs. Boswell
  • Nathaniel DeVeaux as Dr. Redfield
  • Tara Wilson as Heidi
  • Jesse Hutch as Spencer
  • Jacqueline Stewart as Gwen