'The Walk' Teaser: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Stands Dangerously on Top of the Twin Towers

The Walk Joseph Gordon Levitt - H 2014

The Walk Joseph Gordon Levitt - H 2014

He takes it one terrifying step at a time

Sony Pictures Entertainment released a new teaser trailer for The Walk today, and it is not for the faint of heart. In the clip, Joseph Gordon-Levitt stands precariously on top of one of the Twin Towers at the World Trade Center, balancing on the edge.

The film tells the true story of French high-wire artist Philippe Petit's walk across the Twin Towers in 1974. Watch Gordon-Levitt as Petit, below. Warning to those with a fear of heights — it will make your heart race. The film hits theaters on Oct. 2, 2015.

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