Columbia Pictures just released the new Passengers trailer starring Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, and Michael Sheen. The two minute trailer appears to give away major plot twists while setting up the story of Lawrence and Pratt’s characters as space travelers who wake up before they’re supposed to. Directed by Morten Tyldum (The Imitation Game) from a script by Jon Spaihts (Van Helsing), the cast also includes Laurence Fishburne and Andy Garcia. Passengers opens in theaters on December 21, 2016.
The Plot: Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt are two passengers onboard a spaceship transporting them to a new life on another planet. The trip takes a deadly turn when their hibernation pods mysteriously wake them 90 years before they reach their destination. As Jim and Aurora try to unravel the mystery behind the malfunction, they begin to fall for each other, unable to deny their intense attraction… only to be threatened by the imminent collapse of the ship and the discovery of the truth behind why they woke up.
Watch the Passengers trailer: