March 22, 2012 15:51:58 GMT
The actor portrays a playboy billionaire who encounters multiple danger while riding through Manhattan in his limo.
Robert Pattinson in his very un-vampire role is shown in the first teaser of "Cosmopolis". The Edward Cullen of "Twilight" plays a dark character who wields gun and has wild sex in the drama thriller directed by David Cronenberg.
Pattinson plays a financial wizard and playboy billionaire who hops on a deadly limo ride to Manhattan. His goal is to get a haircut at Anthony's, his father's barber, but on this day his driver has to navigate a presidential visit, an attack by anarchists and a rapper's funeral. Stuck in traffic, he anxiously monitors the value of the yen on the limo's computer, his fortune in the balance.
The film is based on the hit novel by Don DeLillo. Joining Pattinson in the cast ensemble are Jay Baruchel, Paul Giamatti and Samantha Morton. There is no U.S. release date yet.