• PG-13
  • 2011
  • 105 min
  • USA
  • science fiction, thriller

Eddie, dismayed by his bleak future, is urged to try a drug that gives him a razor-sharp mind. As he makes progress in the stock market, he attracts the attention of a few negative elements.

Director: Neil Burger

Screenwriter: Leslie Dixon

Stars: Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro, Abbie Cornish

Although its script is uneven, Neil Burger directs Limitless with plenty of visual panache, and Bradley Cooper makes for a charismatic star.


  • Neil Burger
    Neil Burger

    Neil Burger is an American film director who has filmed the pseudo-documentary, Interview with the Assassin (2002), the period drama, The Illusionist, and the 2011 thriller Limitless.

Main Cast


Producer: Scott Kroopf, Leslie Dixon, Ryan Kavanaugh

Editor: Naomi Geraghty, Tracy Adams

Casting: Douglas Aibel

Director Of Photography: Jo Willems

Original Music Composer: Paul Leonard-Morgan

Costume Design: Jenny Gering

Executive Producer: Bradley Cooper, Tucker Tooley, Jason Felts

Production Design: Patrizia von Brandenstein


Source: based on the novel by Alan Glynn

Tagline: What if a pill could make you rich and powerful?

Genres: science fiction, thriller

Certificate: PG-13

Categories: brain capacity, meteoric rise, mind booster, pill, rapid learning, drug, intelligence, stock trading, writer, wealth, russian mafia, medicine, stalking, superhuman, drugs, apartment, threat, knowledge, nootropics, self improvement, writer's block, merger, polyglot, neuropharmacology, potential, success


Year: 2011

Runtime: 105 min

Country: USA

Language: English, Italian, Russian, Mandarin, French

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Sound Mix: Dolby Digital, Datasat, SDDS, Dolby Surround 7.1

Also Known As

  • Rajaton (FI)
  • Sem Limites (BR)
  • Ohne Limit (DE)