In Time

Time Is Power

By the year 2161 genetic alteration has caused people to stop aging at 25 and requires them to earn more time thereafter or die within a year. To avoid overpopulation, time has therefore become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. Society is divded by the social classes living in 'Time Zones'; youth predominates in the ghettos. They have to work each day to earn a few more hours of life. The rich, on the other hand, can live forever, while the rest attempt to negotiate their immortality.

A poor 28-year-old (Timberlake) comes into a fortune of time, although it is too late for him to help his mother from dying. He ends up on the run from a corrupt police force known as 'time keepers', along with the daughter of an old millionaire: Sylvia (Seyfried).

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Action, Thriller, Science Fiction


Andrew Niccol, Andrew Niccol


Justin Timberlake, Olivia Wilde, Alex Pettyfer, Amanda Seyfried, Johnny Galecki, Cillian Murphy, Matthew Bomer, Elena Satine, DeVaughn Nixon, Vincent Kartheiser


109 minutes




United States of America




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