Marvel Studio’s has unveiled their first teaser and poster for Ant-Man, the new Peyton Reed film, starring Paul Rudd and Michael Douglas. Of course, being Marvel, they’ve gotten rather cheeky with the marketing, as the first poster shows below. But the teaser is a nice blend of what we’ve come to expect from Marvel Studios, without giving much a way. This is a teaser trailer, so while it’s not perfect, it works. While many of us wonder “What if?” when it comes to Edgar Wright’s version, the trailer for Peyton Reed’s film is fun and imaginative, and completely in the MCU wheelhouse. It’s just going to be a fun ride. Check it out below, and leave your thoughts.
Ant-Man opens July 17, 2015.
The next evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe brings a founding member of The Avengers to the big screen for the first time with Marvel Studios’ “Ant-Man.” Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.
Marvel’s “Ant-Man” stars Paul Rudd as Scott Lang aka Ant-Man, Evangeline Lilly as Hope Van Dyne, Corey Stoll as Darren Cross aka Yellowjacket, Bobby Cannavale as Paxton, Michael Peña as Luis, Judy Greer as Maggie, Tip “Ti” Harris as Dave, David Dastmalchian as Kurt, Wood Harris as Gale, Jordi Mollà as Castillo and Michael Douglas as Hank Pym.
Peyton Reed directs Marvel’s “Ant-Man” with Kevin Feige producing and Louis D’Esposito, Alan Fine, Victoria Alonso, Michael Grillo, Edgar Wright and Stan Lee serving as executive producers. Marvel’s “AntMan” delivers a high-stakes, tension-filled adventure on July 17, 2015.