Paycheck Poster

Release Date: December 25th, 2003

DVD Release Date: May 18th, 2004

PG-13|1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary
Michael Jennings (Ben Affleck) is a top-notch reverse engineer. Corporations pay him to crack the secrets of their competitors' products. When the job is done, he has his memory of it erased. Rethrick (Aaron Eckhart), head of a company called Allcom, hires Jennings to reverse-engineer a secret government device. After the job, Jennings wakes from the memory erasure to find himself being chased by various agencies. He soon realizes that the fate of the entire world may be in his hands.

Cast: Ben Affleck, Aaron Eckhart, Uma Thurman, Paul Giamatti, Colm Feore, Joe Morton, Michael C. Hall, Peter Friedman

Director: John Woo

Genres: Thriller, Action, Science fiction

Production Co: Solomon/Hackett Productions, Davis Entertainment, Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks SKG, Frantic Films, Lion Rock Productions

Distributors: DreamWorks SKG, Paramount Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

view all
See all critic reviews on metacritic.com