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PG-13| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Facing unemployment and his girlfriend's rejection, writer Eddie Morra (Bradley Cooper) is sure that he has no future. That all changes when an old friend gives him a drug that produces enhanced mental acuity. Stoked on the untested chemical, Eddie rises to the top of the financial world and attracts the attention of a tycoon (Robert De Niro) who intends to use him to make a fortune. But terrible side-effects and a dwindling supply threaten to collapse Eddie's house of cards.

Cast: Bradley Cooper , Robert De Niro , Abbie Cornish , Anna Friel , Andrew Howard , Johnny Whitworth , Tomas Arana , Robert John Burke

Director: Neil Burger

Genres: Thriller, Action

Distributor: Relativity Media

Limitless (2010)

Release Date: March 18th, 2011|1 hr. 45 min.

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  • October 23, 2011 colehewett
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    vary enjoyable acting and plot. if you take medication then you will look at the movie differently from those who are drug users. good movie for a Friday night

  • July 29, 2011 zx00000000057941
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    I thought this movie was a great escape from realism. Wouldn\'t it be great if there were such a pill? WOW!

  • July 28, 2011 yn00000000097471
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    one of the brightest ideas for a movie ever made

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