A new international poster is out for the upcoming thriller Premium Rush
starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt
(Inception, The Dark Knight Rises).
In Manhattan, a bike messenger (Gordon-Levitt) picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop (Michael Shannon
), who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.
Aaron Tveit, Aasif Mandvi, Aija Terauda, Ashley Austin Morris, Brian Koppelman, Dania Ramirez, Danielle McKee, Hoon Lee, Jamie Chung, Jennifer Butler, Lauren Ashley Carter, Nick Damici, and Ronald Scott Maestri are also featured in the movie.
Directed and written by critically acclaimed screenwriter David Koepp
(“Angels & Demons,” “Spider-Man”), Premium Rush
opens on August 24th, 2012.
Here’s the synopsis for the film:
A New York bike messenger is given an envelope by a young woman at an uptown Manhattan college and is told he has 90 minutes to deliver it to an address in Chinatown. Complications ensue when an undercover police office appears and demands the envelope on special grounds. The truth, hidden motivations, and the life-and-death stakes on all sides are revealed through a series of flashbacks as the cop and the messenger engage in a length-of-Manhattan chase, racing against time after the messenger discovers the precious nature of the envelope’s slender contents. This movie also stars Jamie Chung (Grown Ups, Hangover II), Dania Ramirez (Entourage, Heroes), Michael Shannon (Boardwalk Empire)