Gattaca | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | December 9, 2011
entertainment value
A fearful look into a new form of prejudice, where genetic codes mean more than appearance or race. Good, contemplative sci-fi.
genre Sci-Fi
synopsis Science fiction drama about a future society in the era of indefinite eugenics where humans are set on a life course depending on their DNA. The young Vincent Freeman is born with a condition that would prevent him from space travel, yet he is determined to infiltrate the GATTACA space program.
lead actors Ethan Hawke | Jude Law | Gore Vidal | Uma Thurman | Alan Arkin | Xander Berkeley | Jayne Brook | William Lee Scott | Loren Dean | Ernest Borgnine | Tony Shalhoub
director Andrew Niccol