• Released
  • January 4, 2002
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 35 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Suspense/Thriller
Impostor Synopsis
An agent (Vincent D'Onofrio) pursues a scientist (Gary Sinise) suspected of being a clone.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
It's a pleasure to watch a thinking-man's actor like Sinise adapt so easily to this challenge; he even keeps his dignity when forced to...
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Plays around with some interesting notions, such as the nature of reality, the nature of humanity, and the nature of spiffy apartments with...
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63

Baltimore Sun

By Chris Kaltenbach
It's considerably flawed. It has a middle that's padded, a look that could use a few more light bulbs, a protagonist who never earns our...
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
As a video rental, this film will probably play a lot better than it does at the local multiplex.
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50

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
Unfortunately, Impostor doesn't do much with its template, despite a remarkably strong cast.
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
It's a Hitchockian "wrong man" story, but there's a twist.
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40

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Director Gary Fleder ("Don't Say a Word") pushes the same old cliches in "Blade Runner" packaging.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
The last 15 minutes finally get it together for what passes as a movie experience with a considerable "gotcha!" quotient.
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25

USA Today

By Mike Clark
The only good thing about Impostor is the appropriateness of its title for a film posing as the first 2002 release.
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25

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The entire movie has the meaninglessly burnished, sunglasses-at-midnight glow of an early-'90s car commercial -- a visual scheme guaranteed...
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Rated PG-13 | For Some Sensuality, Sci-Fi Violence and Language
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Common Sense Media says Iffy for 13+ A great cast can't save the poor script.
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