Arriving just a few weeks hours ahead of the first official trailer, Paramount Pictures has released an explosive internet-exclusive teaser trailer for J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek Into Darkness. The teaser trailer gives us just the right amount of footage to get us MORE than amped for the full length trailer arriving tomorrow. The amount of action and destruction that they packed into this teaser is jaw-dropping as Abram’s has clearly upped the scale of the set pieces for the sequel.
Details are still scarce regarding the identity of Benedict Cumberbatch’s character, but from what we’re shown, he’s a force to be reckoned with!
In Summer 2013, pioneering director J.J. Abrams will deliver an explosive action thriller that takes Star Trek Into Darkness. When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction. As our heroes are propelled into an epic chess game of life and death, love will be challenged, friendships will be torn apart, and sacrifices must be made for the only family Kirk has left: his crew.
Directed by J.J. Abrams, Star Trek into Darkness stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, ZoeSaldana, Anton Yelchin, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Peter Weller, Alice Eve and Benedict Cumberbatch and will arrive in theaters on May 17, 2013.