A first clip for George Clooney's upcoming drama The Ides of March, starring the director alongside Ryan Gosling, Evan Rachel Wood, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Marisa Tomei, has come online via Yahoo!. Check out the video below!

Ryan Gosling plays a young press secretary who falls prey to dirty backroom politics in the film. George Clooney portrays the candidate for whom Ryan Gosling's character works, while Evan Rachel Wood plays a new campaign worker.