Top 9 Enemy Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Enemy facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Enemy film message.

Enemy at the Gates (2001) - Major K?nig gets blinded by Tania Chernova with a glass shard at the face off in the tractor factory. In the next scene he has an irritated eye.
Enemy at the Gates (2001) - Major K?nig gets blinded by Tania Chernova with a glass shard at the face off in the tractor factory. In the next scene he has an irritated eye.
Denis Villeneuve uses almost identical shots in Enemy (2013) and Arrival (2016)
Denis Villeneuve uses almost identical shots in Enemy (2013) and Arrival (2016)

Enemy Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Which is about a man following his doppelg?nger, has a scene with the movie poster of Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo (1958), which is about a man stalking a woman that resembles another woman he knew in the past, being displayed at the background.
    Which is about a man following his doppelg?nger, has a scene with the movie poster of Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo (1958), which is about a man stalking a woman that resembles another woman he knew in the past, being displayed at the background.
  • Ed Harris's right eye is red from Rachel Weisz reflecting light to distract him from shooting Jude Law

Enemy Hidden Details

1 - Denis Villeneuve uses spiderwebs all throughout the film. Here is one from the dream/film sequence.
Denis Villeneuve uses spiderwebs all throughout the film. Here is one from the dream/film sequence.
1 - The names of the two bellhops that Adam searches up first are Kevin Krikst and Fraser Ash. These are names of two associate producers of the movie.
The names of the two bellhops that Adam searches up first are Kevin Krikst and Fraser Ash. These are names of two associate producers of the movie.
1 - The guy in the shop (sitting bottom-right) is part of the film crew hired as a technical surveillance counter-measures consultant.
The guy in the shop (sitting bottom-right) is part of the film crew hired as a technical surveillance counter-measures consultant.
1 - A film about the surveillance state, the main antagonist (Jon Voight) is a NSA director who is born on 9/11
A film about the surveillance state, the main antagonist (Jon Voight) is a NSA director who is born on 9/11
Enemy poster
Enemy poster

Enemy Plot

A man seeks out his exact look-alike after spotting him in a movie.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Enemy. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Director Denis Villeneuve
Stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Mélanie Laurent, Sarah Gadon, Isabella Rossellini
IMDB score 6.9