Robert Pattinson steams up the screen in new 'Bel Ami' trailer -- VIDEO

The new 'Bel Ami' trailer has been released!

In the upcoming film, Robert Pattinson takes on the role of Georges Duroy, a young journalist who climbs the social ladder by seducing the wealthy and influential women of 1880s Paris (Uma Thurman, Kristen Scott and Thomas and Christina Ricci.) The bad boy then falls in love with the pure-of-heart Christina Ricci and must choose between love or ambition.

The film is an adaption of Guy de Maupassant's novel of the same name. 'Bel Ami' will open in the U.K. on March 2, 2012. The U.S. release date has not been set yet.

What do you think of Pattinson's steamy new trailer?



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