When blocked writer Eddie Morra (Bradley Cooper) is given a drug that unleashes the full potential of his mind, life becomes perfectly clear. Able to instantly recall everything he has ever seen, heard and read, Eddie uses his newfound genius to make his fortune with Wall Street mega-broker Robert De Niro. But more bloodthirsty sharks are circling. And the side-effects are murder. Intrigue, thrills and paranoia - with no drowsiness.