Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, the sequel to the 2015 smash hit Jurassic World and fifth installment to the dino-rampaging franchise launched by legendary director Steven Spielberg in 1993.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom picks up several years after the last film back on Isla Nublar as an erupting Volcano threatens the dinosaur life that remains on the island. Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard return as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing, now tasked with saving Ingens most recent creations from becoming extinct once again. The sequel also features the long-awaited return of Jeff Goldblum who played the self-professed “chaotician” Dr. Ian Malcolm in Jurassic Park and The Lost World as the franchise continues the storyline of weaponized dinosaurs introduced in Jurassic World.
You can check out the first trailer for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom below.
The sequel has been directed by J.A. Bayona (A Monster Calls). While Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow originally exited the project to direct Star Wars: Episode IX, he returned to serve as executive producer on the new film along with along with Spielberg and Thomas Tull. Trevorrow also co-wrote the script with his writing partner Derek Connolly. Frank Marshall, Pat Crowley, and Belén Atienza produced.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Toby Jones, Rafe Spall, Daniella Pineda, Justice Smith, Ted Levine, Geraldine Chaplin, James Cromwell, Jeff Goldblum, and BD Wong. Here’s the official synopsis:
It’s been four years since theme park and luxury resort Jurassic World was destroyed by dinosaurs out of containment. Isla Nublar now sits abandoned by humans while the surviving dinosaurs fend for themselves in the jungles.
When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen (Chris Pratt) and Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event. Owen is driven to find Blue, his lead raptor who’s still missing in the wild, and Claire has grown a respect for these creatures she now makes her mission. Arriving on the unstable island as lava begins raining down, their expedition uncovers a conspiracy that could return our entire planet to a perilous order not seen since prehistoric times.
With all of the wonder, adventure and thrills synonymous with one of the most popular and successful series in cinema history, this all-new motion-picture event sees the return of favorite characters and dinosaurs—along with new breeds more awe-inspiring and terrifying than ever before. Welcome to Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom hits theaters June 22, 2018. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on the Jurassic World sequel as we learn it.
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The trailer for Avengers: Infinity War is finally here, ladies and gentlemen, and damn does it look epic. The culmination of 18 movies and ten years worth of storytelling, Infinity War is set to wrap up the first three phases of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and project it into unknown territory. Every big-screen Marvel hero is set to appear and help the Avengers defend the Earth from their toughest foe yet. Black Panther may hit theaters in February, but this trailer has already distinguished Infinity War as the superhero movie to beat next year.
Thanos’ hunt for the Infinity Stones has been going on ever since Avengers came out May 4th, 2012, so it’s fitting that the end of that story hits theaters exactly six years later on May 4th, 2018. The trailer’s dark, serious tone shows just how much of an uphill battle the Avengers face as they take on The Black Order and their armies. After Earth deals with this new round of alien invaders, nothing will ever be the same again for the Marvel Universe’s finest heroes.
This wasn’t the same trailer that Disney/Marvel showed off over the summer at D23 and Comic-Con, so if you want to check out our thoughts on the first trailer click here.
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