By Simon Vozick-Levinson
Updated July 13, 2007 at 04:00 AM EDT
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  • Movie

Red and blue states are rival nations in Thirteen?s near-future America. Hunting a fugitive across the ideologically balkanized continent, a genetically enhanced hitman comes to grips with society’s hatred of his own ”variant” kind.

For Fans of…
Gattaca‘s DNA-driven dystopia; the subversive fury of Chester Himes’ If He Hollers Let Him Go.

Bottom Line
Richard K. Morgan’s bare-knuckle procedural plot makes room for provocative takes on race, gender, and religion. A-

Thirteen

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  • Movie
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 95 minutes
director
  • Catherine Hardwicke

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