Plot – Michael Jennings is a genius who develops top secret projects. At the end of every assignment, his memory is canceled so that he cannot disclose the professional secrets he deals with. When Michael realizes his own employers want to kill him, he's unable to defend himself because he doesn't remember anything of his past. He can only rely Rachel, the woman he has worked with and the one he loves.
All actors – Ben Affleck, Aaron Eckhart, Uma Thurman, Paul Giamatti, Colm Feore, Joe Morton, Michael C. Hall, Peter Friedman, Kathryn Morris, Ivana Milicevic, Christopher Kennedy, Fulvio Cecere, John Cassini, Callum Keith Rennie, Michelle Harrison, Claudette Mink, Ryan Zwick, Dee Jay Jackson, Serge Houde, Calvin Finlayson, Kendall Cross, Catherine Lough Haggquist, Darryl Scheelar, Mark Brandon, Roger Haskett, Steve Wright, Craig Hosking, Emily Holmes, Krista Allen, Barclay Hope, Peter Shinkoda, David Lewis, Robert Clark, Andrea Siradze, Isabelle Roland, Peter Caton, Ryan Robbins, Benita Ha, Chelah Horsdal, Craig March, Jason Calder, Mike Godenir, Brad Kelly, Brent Connolly, Michelle Anderson, Lori Berlanga, Sean Akira, Sandra-Jessica Couturier, Joe Coyle, Richard Cummins, Aaron Douglas, Peggy Flood, Levi Woodsshow all
“Paycheck” Quotes 6 quotes
“- Shorty: If we know anything, we know that time travel's not possible. Einstein proved that. Right?
- Jennings: Time travel, yes. But Einstein was very clear that he believed time viewing, theoretically, could be accomplished.”
“If you only look where you can't go, you will miss the riches below.”
“- Rethrick: There was a time when we were in school, we wanted to change the world?
- Jennings: I thought we said we wanted to save the world.
- Rethrick: Well, that's semantics.”
“The machine predicts a war and we go to war to avert it. It predicts a plague; we herd all the sick together, create a plague. Whatever future this predicts, we make it happen. We give over control of our lives completely. Seeing the future will destroy us.”
“It's all we are: the sum of our experiences. Besides, some of the best things in life are total mistakes.”