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Questions tagged [in-time]

A 2011 dystopian science fiction action film starring Amanda Seyfried and Justin Timberlake and directed by Andrew Niccol.

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Why was Will Salas so sure that Timekeepers would not jump through the window?

In the movie In Time (2011), only Timekeeper Raymond Leon shows the will to chase them, but the rest of the Timekeepers don't show as much desire to chase and catch them.
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What is that big white building?

At the end of In Time Sylvia and Will are going to rob another building. What is that building and does have some significance on the story? My guess is a bank, maybe Federal Reserve Building? But I'...
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How does “fighting” work?

In the movie In Time, we hear several references to fighting, it's implied that this is some sort of fight for time rather than a physical brawl. Later in the film we see Will and the Minuteman "...
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What happened to Will Salas' father?

In the movie In Time, when Timekeeper Raymond Leon meets main character Will Salas for the first time, he teases him by talking about Will's father who was too young to know him when he died. He also ...
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Why did nobody attack the time bank before?

At some point in the movie In Time, the main character Will Salas and the daughter of powerful businessman Weis decide to rob banks belonging to her father. The first robbery just shows the two ...
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With a million years with them, how did they ever managed to almost die?

I the movie, In Time, the main characters stole a million years but still how did they manage to almost die at the last part of the movie? Or, why did they ever put themselves in such a position that ...
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What time format is this guy's “watch”?

I'm watching In Time (2011), and at the beginning of the film, in the bar, there is a guy who has the following watch on his arm: The watch shows 0116:39:3:23:58:38 So, this should mean 116 years, ...
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Why would anybody pay the toll if an alternate road already exists?

In the film In Time (2011), it is shown that the toll rates are very high to get to the city area from the ghetto. But later, it is also shown that there is an alternate route for people to use which ...