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Entertainment First look at Marvel's Chris Pratt in new Amazon movie The Tomorrow War

19:25  27 april  2021
19:25  27 april  2021 Source:   msn.com

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Marvel's Chris Pratt is getting back to what he does best – saving the world. But this time, it's not as Star-Lord.

Chris Pratt holding his hand up: First look at Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy actor Chris Pratt in new Amazon Studios movie The Tomorrow War, due for worldwide release on July 2. © Amazon Studios First look at Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy actor Chris Pratt in new Amazon Studios movie The Tomorrow War, due for worldwide release on July 2.

The Guardians of the Galaxy actor is leading new Amazon Original movie The Tomorrow War, and Amazon Studios has just released some exciting first-look images which promise high stakes and action aplenty from the film, which is due for global release on July 2 on Amazon Prime Video.

The movie is set in the present day, with the world left stunned when a group of time travellers arrive from the year 2051 to deliver a very urgent message.

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Chris Pratt standing in front of a mirror posing for the camera: chris pratt, the tomorrow war © Amazon Studios chris pratt, the tomorrow war

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It turns out that 30 years into the future, mankind is losing a desperate, global war against a deadly alien species, and the only hope for humanity's survival is for soldiers and civilians from the present day to be transported to the future and join the fight against the aliens.

High school teacher Dan Forester (Pratt) is among the people recruited, with Dan determined to keep the world safe for his young daughter.

He teams up with a brilliant scientist (The Handmaid's Tale star Yvonne Strahovski), as well as his own estranged father (Spider-Man's JK Simmons), in a quest to rewrite the fate of the planet and secure our future.

Chris Pratt, Sam Richardson that are standing together in uniform: chris pratt, the tomorrow war © Amazon Studios chris pratt, the tomorrow war

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But can it be done?

The Tomorrow War also stars GLOW's Betty Gilpin, Veep actor Sam Richardson and The Purge star Edwin Hodge, as well as The Rookie's Jasmine Mathews, Anne with an E actress Ryan Kiera Armstrong and What/If's Keith Powers.

a group of people standing around a fire: chris pratt, the tomorrow war © Amazon Studios chris pratt, the tomorrow war

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The movie is directed by The Lego Batman Movie director Chris McKay, with the script written by Zach Dean. Pratt is doubling his duties on the movie by also executive producing it, alongside Aquaman producer Rob Cowan, Rocketman's Brian Oliver and Bradley J Fischer (Coming 2 America).

The first-look photos show Pratt looking ready for action, with the actor pictured leaning out over an open helicopter door and wielding a gun. We also get a glimpse at the state the world is in during the future war, with a group of characters shown looking out over a burning cityscape.

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It doesn't look like Chris Pratt will be taking a break from epic, world-saving battles anytime soon.

The Tomorrow War will be released worldwide on July 2 on Amazon Prime Video.

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