So far there have been six TV spots released for the new Bradley Cooper starring action thriller Limitless, and most of them are actually pretty interesting. Highlighting just what happens if you can use all of your mental capacity, and the risks that come with the reward.
The film centres on a struggling writer, played by Cooper, who takes a special drug that allows him to utilize his entire mental capacity. De Niro is a business man, who would like to use Copper’s now limitless potential for his own personal gain.
The Illusionist director Neil Burger is the man behind the camera working of a script by Pay It Forward writer Leslie Dixon, which is in turn based on the book by Alan Glynn. Joining De Niro and Copper are Abbie Cornish and Anna Friel.
Limitless will be released in Ireland March 18th.
Super Bowl Spot
Your Brain on Drugs
Rich and Powerful
Eddie Morra (Bradley Cooper) is an unemployed writer whose girlfriend Lindy (Abbie Cornish) breaks up with him. Eddie believes he has no future, but when a friend introduces him to the experimental drug MDT, Eddie becomes highly focused and highly confident. He is able to recall everything he has read, heard or seen, and he uses the knowledge to become successful in the financial world. Business mogul Carl Van Loon (Robert De Niro) sees Eddie as a potential tool to make money, but Eddie’s success also attracts hitmen who pursue him for the MDT. Eddie’s stash dwindles, causing him side effects, as he tries to escape being assassinated.