Paramount Pictures has just dropped a new action-packed trailer for the upcoming Ghost in the Shell live-action movie. You can check out the new trailer, which features quite a bit of new footage in the player below. The long-awaited anime adaptation finally arrives in theaters next month.
The newest trailer gives more insight into the story. The Major is tracking a dangerous cyber criminal, but it seems this character might have some answers for her mysterious past. The film opens in theaters on March 31. Ghost in the Shell stars Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbaek, Takeshi Kitano, Juliette Binoche, Michael Pitt. It’s directed by Rupert Sanders. Here’s an official synopsis:
In the near future, Major (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people’s minds and control them, Major is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major discovers that she has been lied to: her life was not saved, it was stolen. She will stop at nothing to recover her past, find out who did this to her and stop them before they do it to others. Based on the internationally acclaimed Japanese Manga, “The Ghost in the Shell.”