added: Mon, Feb 13th '17
A new full-length "Ghost in the Shell" trailer offers a fresh look at Scarlett Johansson as 'Major,' a futuristic cyborg super-agent who is bent on bringing down the world's most dangerous terrorist hacker, only to find herself in the middle of a conspiracy involving the untold secrets of her past human life.
Rupert Sanders, the British commercial director who made his feature film debut with the 2012 fairy-tale actioner "Snow White and the Huntsman," directs this visually ambitious adaptation of the classic Japanese anime film and cyberpunk manga series.
In addition to Johansson, the cast includes legendary Japanese actor Takeshi Kitano, Game of Thrones actor Pilou Asbaek, Boardwalk Empire's Michael Pitt, Oscar-winner Juliette Binoche (The English Patient) and veteran character actor Michael Wincott (The Crow).
"Ghost in the Shell" arrives in theaters March 31st.
Based on the internationally-acclaimed sci-fi property, "GHOST IN THE SHELL" follows the 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, Section 9 is faced with an enemy whose singular goal is to wipe out Hanka Robotic's advancements in cyber technology.
directed by Rupert Sanders
starring Scarlett Johansson, Takeshi Kitano, Juliette Binoche, Michael Pitt, Pilou Asbaek, Michael Wincott, Chin Han, Rila Fukushima
release date March 31, 2017