2 Hidden Scenes in The Life Aquatic

Following is our collection of The Life Aquatic 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 The Life Aquatic film message.

The only clue you get that Cate Blanchett's character was a smoker is that she's chewing gum all the time.

Cate Blanchett's character says that she is trying to get out of the habit of swearing before her baby arrives. She chews gum throughout the movie for a similar reason but it's never explicitly mentioned. She was a smoker.

The Life Aquatic poster
The Life Aquatic poster

The Life Aquatic Plot

With a plan to exact revenge on a mythical shark that killed his partner, Oceanographer Steve Zissou (Bill Murray) rallies a crew that includes his estranged wife, a journalist, and a man who may or may not be his son.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Life Aquatic. 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 Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Director Wes Anderson
Stars Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, Cate Blanchett, Anjelica Huston
IMDB score 7.3