- 1 hr 59 min
Based on the Philip K. Dick story of the same title, Paycheck is a science fiction action adventure. Michael Jennings (Ben Affleck) works as a reverse engineer, taking technology and figuring out how it was made. He has his memory wiped after each assignment in order to keep his client's designs and patents confidential. When billionaire James Rethrick (Aaron Eckhart) offers him a high-paying but unusually long-term position, Jennings agrees and is injected with a time-delayed wipe that will take effect at the end of three years. He comes to at the end of the job to find that he has signed away his earnings and his possessions are all gone. Worse, he is the prime suspect in a murder investigation. Now on the run from the authorities and with no memory of what may have caused any of this, Jennings has to figure out what happened and who is behind this. Featuring a solid cast that includes Paul Giamati, Colm Feore, and Uma Thurman. Directed by John Woo.