Infographic of All of Edge of Tomorrow's 27 Timelines
Edge of Tomorrow/Live Die Repeat/All You Need Is Kill may not have performed very well at the box office (probably because no one could figure out what the hell its name was), but it was still hailed as one of the best sci-fi movies of 2014, partially as a result of its clever manipulation of time. In a handy new infographic, fan George Hatzis (who also came up with our favorite title yet, Tom Cruise Dies a Lot) tracks all twenty-seven timelines in the mind-bending film:
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To be fair, the film implies that Cruise's character died many more times, but this infographic is a comprehensive account of the number of times he died onscreen. But still, the fact that this infographic, unlike similar ones for incoherent movies like Interstellar and Looper, is fairly streamlined and comprehensible is a testament to Edge of Tomorrow-slash-whatever's internal consistency and clarity.