Ghost in the Shell, starring Scarlett Johansson, hits cinemas across the UK on 31st March 2017.
The first trailer for the anticipated blockbuster has finally arrived and gives fans a first proper look at the movie.
Based on the internationally-acclaimed Japanese Anime property, Ghost in the Shell follows Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force Section 9 devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists.
Directed by Rupert Sanders. The film also stars “Beat” Takeshi Kitano, Juliette Binoche, Michael Pitt, Pilou Asbæk, and Kaori Momoi.
Mamoru Oshii, Scarlett Johansson and Rupert Sanders also discuss the making of Ghost in the Shell in a newly released featurette.
In celebration of the upcoming film, stars Scarlett Johansson, “Beat” Takeshi Kitano, and director Rupert Sanders joined fans and influencers from across the globe in Tokyo on Sunday for the film’s global launch party.
Opening with Taiko drummers, including the legendary anime film composer Kenji Kawai, the event held at Tabloid began with a screening of never-before-seen footage from the film. Attendees were given an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the costumes and props from the film, as well as an opportunity to capture their experience in a film-centric experiential photo booth – “Becoming the Major.”
The exciting show concluded with Johansson, Kitano, and Sanders debuting the film’s global trailer, triggering its worldwide launch.
Check out the new trailer and featurette below: