“In Time” is a science fiction action film directed by Andrew Niccol and starring Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, and Cillian Murphy. The film is set in a dystopian future where time has become the currency and the wealthy can live forever, while the poor must work to earn more time to stay alive.
Timberlake plays Will Salas, a factory worker who becomes involved in a plot to bring down the corrupt system after he inherits a large amount of time from a wealthy man who dies in his arms. Along with Seyfried’s character, Sylvia Weis, the daughter of a wealthy businessman, Will embarks on a mission to steal more time from the rich and give it to the poor.
The film explores themes of social inequality, capitalism, and the value of time. It also features a unique visual style, with the characters’ remaining time displayed on their arms as a constant reminder of their mortality.
While “In Time” received mixed reviews upon its release, it has since gained a cult following for its intriguing premise and stylish execution. The film’s commentary on social issues is still relevant today, and it is a thought-provoking and entertaining sci-fi film.
Duration: 109 min.