Limitless  Movie Review


For the mind asleep and dreaming, waking up seems to demand a loss. Eddie Mora has spiraled to an all-time low; an ex-addict and blocked writer, he is mocked by what was once great potential. Recently jilted by his beautiful and patient girlfriend, he has failed according to the world. When offered a new designer drug as a gift, he has nothing to lose—except all the doubt thoughts that have held him back his entire life. This new mind-expanding portal lifts Eddie into unprecedented clarity. “I knew what to do and exactly how to do it.”
 
The little willingness to step out of smallness is all the Spirit needs. The belief in the power of drugs is used to open the mind to unlimited opportunities for forgiveness. After a period of grandiosity, it is obvious that “an untrained mind can accomplish nothing.” (W-in.1) Discipline is required to maintain razor’s edge perception. Resistance to magnitude is reflected as Eddie begins to meet others who have withdrawn into littleness and fear after the initial high of taking the drug. They seem to manifest a mysterious illness as they retreat back to the perceived safety of limitation. But once Eddie turns his newly found attentiveness towards a greater purpose, Spirit can guide him towards true helpfulness and service. Once the mind is freed from belief in attack, lack, and reciprocity, the experience of limitlessness transcends the need for the drug; it was just a stepping stone. This is a glorious movie for getting a taste for the release from belief in limitation.


Limitless Movie Review Trailer


Limitless Movie Review IMDB Link

Wiki

Bradley Cooper Poster Limitless Movie Review


About the author

David Hoffmeister

Modern-day mystic, author, and a living demonstration of A Course in Miracles.

Comments

To comment, you need to be a member. Not a member?

Login or Register

Also available

Sleepless in Seattle

By , on 2020-01-01

Live by your heart’s desire. Destiny will arrive and bring all the joy alive in you. Clinging to a past memory...

Shallow Hal

By , on 2020-01-01

Following the advice of his dying father, Hal only dates women who are physically beautiful. Hal however, wants to s...

Spider-Man 2

By , on 2020-01-01

This is the ultimate "hero of the dream" story. Our superhero Spider-Man gets tired of saving people and starts to p...