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Watch: Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a ‘Man on Wire’ in Thrilling ‘The Walk’ Trailer

Watch: Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a 'Man on Wire' in Thrilling 'The Walk' Trailer

READ MORE: Robert Zemeckis’ ‘The Walk’ to Open the 53rd New York Film Festival

Fresh off the news that Robert Zemeckis’ “The Walk” will world premiere as the Opening Night selection of the 53rd New York Film Festival, an exciting full-length trailer for the upcoming drama has landed.

Marking Zemeckis’ latest foray into 3D filmmaking, “The Walk” follows French high-wire artist Philippe Petit as he prepares to walk between the Twin Towers in 1974. The feature is based on Petit’s memoir, “To Reach the Clouds,” which itself was the inspiration for James Marsh’s Oscar-winning documentary, “Man on Wire”

Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars opposite Ben Kingsley, James Badge Dale, Ben Schwartz, Steve Valentine, Charlotte Le Bon, Clement Sibony, Caesar Domboy and Benedict Samuel. The film will be released October 2nd. 

READ MORE: Watch: Robert Rodriguez and Robert Zemeckis Talk Failure in ‘The Director’s Chair’

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