Topic: In Time

The One Part Of ‘In Time’ That Makes No Sense

The One Part Of âIn Timeâ That Makes No Sense

This is a post from our sister site, TheGloss.

Goodness, that In Time, what a confusing movie. Not the plot, in particular. The plot revolves around Justin Timberlake and Amanda Seyfried, whose characters doubtless have names, living in a futuristic dystopia where the citizenry ages until 25, and then is forced to earn more time in order to continue living. The amount of time available is indicated by a constantly ticking set of numbers on their wrist. Justin Timberlake lives in the ghetto where people constantly “time out” and die. Accordingly, he thinks this might be a bad system. Amanda Seyfried is a wealthy girl with too much time on her hands who joins him in overthrowing the system because Sullivan’s Travels was a fun movie (fine, Justin Timberlake kidnaps her). Suffice to say, it’s Logan’s Run + Occupy Wall Street + Bonnie and Clyde + A passion for time puns (“your money or your life! Wait, I forgot – your money IS your life”). More »

Crushable Exclusive: Justin Timberlake and Amanda Seyfried Fight for the Common Man’s Minutes in the Futuristic Noir In Time

Crushable Exclusive: Justin Timberlake and Amanda Seyfried Fight for the Common Man's Minutes in the Futuristic Noir In Time

As outlandish as its plot looks, we’re really excited to see Justin Timberlake‘s new speculative-fiction thriller In Time: In a world where time is literally money a nd you stop aging at 25, people have to buy, earn, or steal minutes to keep living. (It’s from Gattaca screenwriter Andrew Niccol, so we know it’ll be confusing in the good way.) Crushable scored four exclusive pics from the movie, which shows you who’s on the good and bad sides, and how far in the future we are. More »