When He Died He Would Not End. The World Would End.
- Release Date:
Aug 17, 2012
New York City, near-future: Eric Packer, a young Wall Street billionaire boy who's dreaming to live in a civilization way ahead of this one, watches a dark shadow cast over the firmament of the Wall Street galaxy, of which he is the unquestionable king. As he walks across midtown Manhattan to get a haircut at his father’s old barber, his restless eyes are glued to the Yuan's exchange rate: it is rising against all expectations, destroying Eric’s bet against it. Eric Packer is losing his empire with every tick of the clock. Meanwhile, a rash of activity runs wild in the streets.Petrified as the threats of the real world infringe upon his cloud of virtual convictions, his paranoia intensifies during the course of his 24-hour cross-town odyssey. Packer begins to gather together clues that lead him to a most terrifying secret: his imminent assassination.
Cast:Robert Pattinson, Samantha Morton, Jay Baruchel, Paul Giamatti, Kevin Durand