It may have been one of the best kept secrets in the history of Disney films. We are not talking about Marvel secrets because those we have come to expect, but since the first news dropped that Disney would be bringing TOMORROWLAND to the big screen fans have been eager to get any information they could on the project. TOMORROWLAND is one of the many theme lands at the five Disney Parks, each version of the land is a bit different but all feature attractions that depict views of the future and all five are favorites of theme park fans. Thankfully our imaginations can rest a bit because a poster and teaser trailer was finally released at NY Comic Con and both are pretty exciting.
Make no mistake TOMORROWLAND is two-time Oscar winner Brad Birds film and he wears many hats on the project. With a screenplay by “Lost” writer and co-creator Damon Lindelof and Brad Bird, from a story by Lindelof & Bird & Jeff Jensen, and Bird directing the film TOMORROWLAND promises to be a thrill ride of adventure to places we could never have imagined. With a team up of Walt Disney and Brad Bird we are almost guaranteed an exciting and action packed film that will have the heart of Disney that we have all grown to love.
The film is described as follows:
Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space known only as “Tomorrowland.” What they must do there changes the world—and them—forever.
If all of this exciting futuristic mystery adventure isn’t enough for you TOMORROWLAND has a star-studded cast as well. Academy Award® winner George Clooney will star alongside Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie as brilliant scientist David Nix, Raffey Cassidy, Tim McGraw, Judy Greer, Kathryn Hahn, Keegan-Michael Key and Thomas Robinson. Still not excited enough? Then check out this teaser trailer and if the excitement doesn’t hit you, you may need to check your pulse. TOMORROWLAND hits theatres May 22, 2015.