Just when you were at to forget about Robert Rodriguez‘s Alita: Battle Angel, 20th Century Fox have a knack just reminding you. Nearly 4 months since the last Trailer we do get a brand new UK Trailer which teases us with the more new footage. It also gives us a taster of the violence we can expect on the streets of Iron City, be it Motorball the choice of sports entertainment.
The Trailer also gives the best look at how much influence James Cameron has on this film. After all, this was his one-time personal project!
From visionary filmmakers James Cameron (AVATAR) and Robert Rodriguez (SIN CITY), comes ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL, an epic adventure of hope and empowerment. When Alita (Rosa Salazar) awakens with no memory of who she is in a future world she does not recognize, she is taken in by Ido (Christoph Waltz), a compassionate doctor who realizes that somewhere in this abandoned cyborg shell is the heart and soul of a young woman with an extraordinary past. As Alita learns to navigate her new life and the treacherous streets of Iron City, Ido tries to shield her from her mysterious history while her street-smart new friend Hugo (Keean Johnson) offers instead to help trigger her memories. But it is only when the deadly and corrupt forces that run the city come after Alita that she discovers a clue to her past – she has unique fighting abilities that those in power will stop at nothing to control. If she can stay out of their grasp, she could be the key to saving her friends, her family and the world she’s grown to love.
Alita: Battle Angel will now arrive in UK and Ireland from 6th February 2019 (14th February 2019 for the USA). The film stars Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley, Michelle Rodriguez, Keean Johnson.