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Cosmopolis Teaser Online
RPattz gets kinky... and weird

22 March 2012  |  Written by James White  |  Source: YouTube

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Now that they’ve loosed the bonds of Twilight permanently (well, once Breaking Dawn - Part 2 is out at least), Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner are free once more to show what they can really do. So far, both Stewart and Pattinson are striking out in some intriguing directions and one of them now has footage online, with the teaser for David Cronenberg’s Cosmopolis hitting. Take a look below.

It’s a very brief little shot of pure Cronenberg weirdness, but from the looks of this, it could be Pattinson’s most interesting work in a while. Of course, we’ll have to wait and see the whole thing, but this is certainly something very different from most of the films he’s tried before.

It also marks the return of classic Cronenberg, as creatures roam New York, bullets puncture skin and people behave in extraordinary ways.

Pattinson plays a 28-year-old, narcissistic, cynical and paranoid billionaire who believes that people are out to get him. And he may not exactly be wrong. Unfortunately, he’s also largely stuck in a limo in the worst traffic Manhattan has suffered for years (plus… dinosaurs?)

Based on Don DeLillo’s novel, the film also features Paul Giamatti, Sarah Gadon, Jay Baruchel and Samantha Morton. Oh, and ignore that May date unless you live in France – there’s no set release for the film over here just yet.


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interesting!
looks like its going to be very close to the Don DeLilo novel, which is full of ambiguous weirdness; perfect for Cronenberg! Oh and it's a rat moving down Time Square not a Dinosaur... :D More

Posted by Indiana Tash at 11:44 on 27 March 2012 | Report This Post

Yes, seems to be! More

Posted by Tallupforyou at 11:19 on 23 March 2012 | Report This Post

cool
It´s a giant rat not a dinosaur ;-) ...an the hole thing looks just freakin´ weird! Give me more!! More

Posted by birdy79 at 10:56 on 23 March 2012 | Report This Post

cool
It´s a giant rat not a dinosaur ;-) ...an the hole thing looks just freakin´ weird! Give me more!! More

Posted by birdy79 at 10:56 on 23 March 2012 | Report This Post

cool
It´s a giant rat not a dinosaur ;-) ...an the hole thing looks just freakin´ weird! Give me more!! More

Posted by birdy79 at 10:55 on 23 March 2012 | Report This Post

Pattinson? Don't care, at all, never will, but ...
CRONENBERG and PAUL GIAMATTI! Woop WOOP! I know already that I'm seeing this already. More

Posted by Nicky C at 10:46 on 23 March 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Boom!
YES PLEASE More

Posted by Rgirvan44 at 20:09 on 22 March 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Boom!
US release is in late May, lets hope its soon after for the UK. More

Posted by Fit Kisto at 18:40 on 22 March 2012 | Report This Post

Boom!
Hell yeah, Cronenberg getting back to Cronenberg! More

Posted by 99intheshade at 17:27 on 22 March 2012 | Report This Post

Wow
This looks very promising. Cronenberg back to his weird roots? Count me in! More

Posted by Workshed at 17:05 on 22 March 2012 | Report This Post

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