As far as Star Trek Beyond is concerned, at first, I was like “meh” with the initial trailer. It just seemed a little too bro-tastic for a Star Trek movie the way it blared that Beastie Boys song and was all “from the director of The Fast and the Furious.”
This was my face:
Then they released some more information that felt a little more like the Star Trek reboot we know and love, and I was like:
And now they’ve released this trailer with a sweet new track “Sledgehammer” by Rihanna and now I’m like:
Star Trek Beyond stars Chris Pine and Captain Kirk, Idris Elba, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, Zachary Quinto, Sofia Boutella, and Karl Urban. Justin Lin (Fast & Furious 5 & 6) takes over as director of the Simon Pegg and Doug Jung written film. The trailer shows off a some neat new landscapes and (more importantly) major promise for the next entry in the iconic franchise.
Check the full trailer out below:
Star Trek Beyond hits theaters July 22, 2016.
So what do you think? Are you pumped to jump back into the Star Trek universe? Have you ever left? Let me know in the comments below and, as always, stick with Inside the Magic for all things awesome!