There is no gene for the human spirit.
|Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Alan Arkin, and Jude Law star in this engrossing sci-fi thriller about an all-too-human man who dares to defy a system obsessed with genetic perfection. Hawke stars as Vincent, an "In-Valid" who assumes the identity of a member of the genetic elite to pursue his goal of traveling into space with the Gattaca Aerospace Corporation. However, a week before his mission, a murder marks Vincent as a suspect. With a relentless investigator in pursuit and the colleague he has fallen in love with beginning to suspect his deception, Vincent's dreams steadily unravel.|
"Orwell's 1984 meets Kubrik's 2001. Brilliantly conceived, masterfully directed, superbly acted. Neil Rosen, NY1 News
"One of the smartest and most provocative of science fiction films, a thriller with ideas. Two thumbs up! Siskel & Ebert
"An impressive directorial debut. Stephen Farber, MovieLine
"A brainy "what if." Susan Wloszczyna, USA Today