Gemini Man is an innovative action-thriller starring Will Smith as Henry Brogan, an elite assassin, who is suddenly targeted and pursued by a mysterious young operative that seemingly can predict his every move.
The plot revolves around Henry Brogan, a highly skilled government assassin who decides to retire after realizing the toll his job has taken on his life. However, he becomes the target of a mysterious operative who seemingly knows his every move. Brogan soon discovers that his would-be assassin is a younger, cloned version of himself, created by a top-secret government agency called Gemini.
As Brogan fights to survive and uncover the truth behind Gemini’s agenda, he teams up with a former colleague named Baron, played by Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and a rogue agent named Danny, portrayed by Benedict Wong. Together, they embark on a mission to expose Gemini and bring their hidden agenda to light.
The film’s main theme explores concepts of identity, morality, and the ethical implications of human cloning. It heavily utilizes visual effects to portray the younger Will Smith clone, combining motion-capture technology and CGI to create a seamless performance.
The film is directed by Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Ang Lee and produced by renown producers Jerry Bruckheimer, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Don Granger. Also starring are Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Clive Owen and Benedict Wong.