This is Your Brain on Drugs
Witness the formerly rodent-faced dude transformed in front of your very eyes in this Limitless trailer. It's pretty self-explanatory; Cooper plays a sad sack, never-been-published author who gets hold of a new drug that powers up his brain to maximum capacity. As with any fairy tale, at some point the clock must strike twelve but it looks like Cooperella may suffer a fate worse than just reverting to his normal self. And I don't think prince De Niro is searching for his true love:
Based on The Dark Fields by Alan Glynn, Limitless is directed by Neil Burger (The Illusionist) and also stars Abbie Cornish, Johnny Whitworth and Anna Friel. The film hits theaters March 18, 2011 and may mark the first time I'd see a Bradley Cooper film.