The Fisher King Movie Facts, Easter Eggs and hidden details

2 of the most interesting The Fisher King easter eggs you didn't know about. Handpicked and verified, these little-known hidden details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of The Fisher King movie message.

The Fisher King poster
The Fisher King poster
The Fisher King Plot

A former radio DJ, suicidally despondent because of a terrible mistake he made, finds redemption in helping a deranged homeless man who was an unwitting victim of that mistake.

Genre Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Director Terry Gilliam
Stars Jeff Bridges, Adam Bryant, Paul Lombardi, David Hyde Pierce
IMDB score 7.5

The Fisher King Movie Easter Eggs

A poster for Brazil (1985), both directed by Terry Gilliam

The Fisher King movie hidden details

At the beginning of the film, Jack Lucas is introduced while he is conducting his vitriolic radio show. The lighting of his studio demonstrates Jack's imprisonment, illustrating his arc of freeing himself from his prison of hate and selfishness through Parry.