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"How far can he go before he goes too far?"
  • R
  • 2012
  • 5.1  (49,939)
  • 58

Cosmopolis is a 2012 drama film directed by David Cronenberg and stars Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, and Sarah Gadon. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Don DeLillo. Cosmopolis follows Eric Packer, a young billionaire who sets out on a surreal journey across Manhattan in his high-tech limousine to get a haircut. Along the way, he encounters various characters, including his wife, his lovers, a financial analyst, a protester, and a doctor, who challenge his beliefs and values.

As Packer's journey progresses, his personal and professional life begin to unravel. His business empire is in danger of collapsing, and his relationships are falling apart. He becomes increasingly alienated from the world around him, isolated in his limousine with only his thoughts and technology to keep him company.

Pattinson delivers a captivating performance as Eric Packer, capturing his character's cold and calculated persona while also revealing the vulnerability and insecurity beneath the surface. Binoche and Gadon also shine in their respective roles, adding depth and complexity to the story.

Cronenberg's direction is masterful, creating a world that is both strange and familiar, with a haunting score by Howard Shore that adds to the film's eerie atmosphere. The cinematography is also notable, with the cityscape of Manhattan serving as a backdrop for Packer's descent into madness.

Cosmopolis is a thought-provoking film that explores themes of greed, power, and the human condition. It is a challenging and often disturbing viewing experience, but one that is sure to leave a lasting impression on those who watch it.

Overall, Cosmopolis is a beautifully crafted film that pushes the boundaries of conventional storytelling, and provides a unique and insightful commentary on modern society. It is a must-see for fans of cerebral cinema and anyone looking for a truly immersive cinematic experience.

Cosmopolis is a 2012 drama. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.1 and a MetaScore of 58.

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