Cosmopolis (2012) Poster



David Cronenberg wrote the script in six days.
Colin Farrell was originally cast but dropped out due to scheduling conflicts with his movie Total Recall (2012). He was replaced by Robert Pattinson.
In one scene you see an electric sign shows, "A SPECTER IS HAUNTING THE WORLD. CAPITALISM." This is a take-off on "A specter is haunting Europe -- the specter of communism." which is the opening line of "The Communist Manifesto."
Marion Cotillard was originally cast as Elise Shifrin but dropped out due to pregnancy. After she dropped out, Noomi Rapace and Keira Knightley were considered to play the role before Sarah Gadon accepted the part.
With the exception of Robert Pattinson (British), Juliette Binoche (French) and Paul Giamatti (American), almost all the actors in this film are Canadian.
The license plate number on Eric's limousine is 9808 NAH.

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