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7 Sep 1997

1 hr 46 min

Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery, Romance

There is no gene for the human spirit.
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.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Languages: English, Esperanto
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 14 nominations.
Budget: $36M


Pamela Abdy (Producer's Assistant)
Michael Shamberg (Producer)
Stacey Sher (Producer)
Georgia Kacandes (Associate Producer)
Gail Lyon (Co-Producer)
Joshua Levinson (Associate Producer)
Lizzie Friedman (Producer's Assistant)
Joe Angel Rodriguez (Producer's Assistant)
Danny DeVito (Producer)



Production Companies

Jersey Films
Columbia Pictures


Ethan Hawke (as Vincent Freeman)
Jude Law (as Jerome Eugene Morrow)
Gore Vidal (as Director Josef)
Uma Thurman (as Irene Cassini)
Alan Arkin (as Detective Hugo)
Xander Berkeley (as Dr. Lamar)
Jayne Brook (as Marie Freeman)
William Lee Scott (as Young Anton Freeman)
Loren Dean (as Adult Anton Freeman)
Ernest Borgnine (as Caesar)
Tony Shalhoub (as "German")
Una Damon (as Head Nurse)
Elias Koteas (as Antonio Freeman)
Maya Rudolph (as Delivery Nurse)
Elizabeth Dennehy (as Preschool Teacher)
Blair Underwood (as Geneticist)
Mason Gamble (as Vincent Freeman - Boy)
Vincent Nielson (as Anton Freeman - Boy)
Chad Christ (as Vincent Freeman - Teen)
Clarence Graham (as Personnel Officer)
Carlton Benbry (as Gattaca Hoover)
Grace Sullivan (as Sequencing Customer)
Ken Marino (as Sequencing Technician)
Cynthia Martells (as Cavendish)
Gabrielle Reece (as Gattaca Trainer)
Ryan Dorin (as Twelve-Fingered Pianist)
Dean Norris (as Cop on the Beat)
Russell Milton (as Gattaca Detective)
George Marshall Ruge (as Beaten Detective)
Steve Bessen (as Blood Test Detective)
Lindsey Ginter (as Mission Commander)



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