18 Sep '11, 1pm

Joseph Gordon Levitt embodies NY's worst bike stereotypes in #cycling action movie #PremiumRush via @adavies47

"Fixed gear. No brakes. Can't stop. Don't want to, either." So begins the trailer for "Premium Rush," an action thriller about a New York City bike messenger caught up in a life or death chase with a dirty cop and a mysterious, valuable package. But the movie does more than chronicle a wild adventure through the streets of New York. It also confirms every urbanite's worst impression of cyclists as reckless, arrogant, and dangerous. Here's the YouTube video's description, uploaded by Sony Pictures : Dodging speeding cars, crazed cabbies, open doors, and eight million cranky pedestrians is all in a day's work for Wilee (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), the best of New York's agile and aggressive bicycle messengers. It takes a special breed to ride the fixie -- super lightweight, single-gear bikes with no brakes and riders who are equal part skilled cyclists and suicidal nutcases who r...

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