AceShowbiz - Super Bowl LI isn't only all about football. Movie fans tuned in to FOX on Sunday night, February 5, as a lot of new movie trailers made a splash during the commercial breaks. The movies included %cScarlett Johansson%-starring "Ghost in the Shell" and Dwayne "%cThe Rock%" Johnson's upcoming pic "Baywatch".
Paramount Picture releases "Ghosts in the Shell" Super Bowl spot, showing off an android Johansson fighting against a cyberpunk in Tokyo. It is packed with plenty of cyberpunk action scenes in which Johansson, who plays a leader of Public Security Section 9, fights against cyber criminals and hackers. She is seen jumping through glass and wielding a gun in a chaotic scene.
"Ghost in the Shell" also stars %cMichael Pitt%, %cJuliette Binoche%, %cLasarus Ratuere% and Japanese comedian/actor %cTakeshi Kitano%. Directed by Rupert Sanders, the movie is slated for a March 31 release in the United States.
Dwayne Johnson's upcoming pic "Baywatch" ad also made an appearance in between passes and tackles. The new trailer opens with a voiceover saying, "While you're watching the game, they are watching the bay." One comedic scene features %cZac Efron%, who plays a rash recruit named Matt Brody, revealing his American flag-themed bathing suit. It prompts Johnson to ask, "Wow, wow, what are you wearing?" Efron quickly answers, "Freedom."
Johnson will play a forthright veteran lifeguard named Mitch Buchannon who goes head-to-head with Matt Brody. They will work together when the two discover that the beach is threatened by a criminal plot, though. Also starring in the movie adaptation of the 1990s' TV series of the same title are %cPriyanka Chopra%, %cKelly Rohrbach%, %cAlexandra Daddario%, %cIlfenesh Hadera% and %cJon Bass%. Director Seth Gordon ("Horrible Bosses") is serving behind the lens. "Baywatch" takes us to the beach this summer on May 26.