Director: Andrew Niccol, Alan Arkin, Anfrew Niccol, Ernest Borgnine, Ethan Hawke, Gore Vidal, Jude Law, Tony Shalhoub, Uma Thurman
Running Time: 1 hr. 46 min.
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Theater Release: Oct 24, 1997
DVD Release: May 05, 1998
New Zealand screenwriter Andrew Niccol (The Truman Show) made his feature directorial debut with this science fiction drama, set in a future when one's life is determined by genetic engineering rather than education or experience. The wealthy can choose the genetic makeup of their descendants. People are designed to fit into whatever role is decided before birth. But what happens when someone desires another way of life? Citizens in this impersonal future-world are fashioned as perfect