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  • Gattaca (1997)

    8/10

    PG-13 | 1h 46min | Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi, Romance

    Published Sat., January 06, 2018

  • Gattaca (1997) Release Dates

  • In Theaters: March 04, 2016
  • DVD: May 01, 2016

Gattaca (1997) Plot & Synopsis

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Starring Elias Koteas, Ethan Hawke, Dean Norris, Tony Shalhoub, Xander Berkeley

Directed by Andrew Niccol

Synopsis: A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel.

Tagline: The Prisoner. His Cell.

Synopsis: In the not-too-distant future, a less-than-perfect man wants to travel to the stars. Society has categorized Vincent Freeman as less than suitable given his genetic make-up and he has become one of the underclass of humans that are only useful for menial jobs. To move ahead, he assumes the identity of Jerome Morrow, a perfect genetic specimen who is a paraplegic as a result of a car accident. With professional advice, Vincent learns to deceive DNA and urine sample testing. Just when he is finally scheduled for a space mission, his program director is killed and the police begin an investigation, jeopardizing his secret.

Tagline: The Prisoner. His Cell.

Storyline: A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel.

  • Gattaca (1997) Movie Details

  • Directors: Andrew Niccol
  • Cast: Elias Koteas, Ethan Hawke, Dean Norris, Tony Shalhoub, Xander Berkeley, Greg Sestero, William Lee Scott, Una Damon, Jude Law, Uma Thurman, Ken Marino, Elizabeth Dennehy, Mason Gamble, Ernest Borgnine, Alan Arkin, Jayne Brook, Dan Griffin, Lindsey Ginter, Chad Baker, Vincent Nielson, Beverly Griffith, Chad Christ, David LeBell, Clarence Graham, Randi Cole, Carlton Bembry, Brandon Ladd Burkey, Grace Sullivan, Cynthia Martells, Loren Dean
  • Genres: Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi, Romance
  • Producers: Danny DeVito, Georgia Kacandes, Joshua Levinson, Gail Lyon, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher
  • Musicians: Michael Nyman
  • Cinematographers: Slawomir Idziak
  • Editors: Lisa Zeno Churgin
  • Our Score: 9/10 by Florita A.
  • Average Rating: 8/10 of 252,392 Votes!
  • Runtime: 106 min / 1h 46min
  • Year: 1997
  • MPAA Rating: PG-13
  • Oscars: 0
  • Awards: 6
  • Nominations: 14
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