Live-action “Ghost in the Shell” Trailer released

DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures have released the first trailer for the upcoming live-action Ghost in the Shell.

Ghost in the Shell is based on Masamune Shirow’s cyberpunk manga of the same title.  It 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, Section 9 is faced with an enemy whose singular goal is to wipe out Hanka Robotic’s advancements in cyber technology.

Scarlett Johansson will lead the cast as “The Major”, Pilou Asbaek as Batou, Takeshi Kitano as Chief Daisuke Aramaki, Juliette Binoche as Dr. Ouelet and Michael Pitt as Kuze.

The movie will premiere on March 31, 2017 in the United States.

You can check the trailer after the jump.