‘Die Hard’ Meets ‘The Towering Inferno’ in Full ‘Skyscraper’ Trailer
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is literally a one-legged man in an ass-kicking contest in this summer’s Skyscraper, which pairs the wrestler-turned-biggest-movie-star-ever up with Scream franchise star Neve Campbell for what promises to be a WILD ride.
Yes, Neve Campbell is back on the big screen, and that’s enough for me.
Johnson described the film today, “I made a movie that pays homage to films that inspired me & a generation w/ grit, guts and heart – DIE HARD, THE TOWERING INFERNO & THE FUGITIVE. One of the most anticipated movies of the summer.”
Check out the action-packed full trailer below!
Skyscraper arrives in theaters on July 13.
“Johnson leads the cast of Legendary’s Skyscraper as former FBI Hostage Rescue Team leader and U.S. war veteran Will Sawyer, who now assesses security for skyscrapers. On assignment in China he finds the tallest, safest building in the world suddenly ablaze, and he’s been framed for it. A wanted man on the run, Will must find those responsible, clear his name and somehow rescue his family who is trapped inside the building…above the fire line.”
Written and directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber (Central Intelligence, We’re the Millers), the 3D action-thriller is produced by Beau Flynn (San Andreas, Baywatch), Johnson, Thurber and Hiram Garcia (San Andreas, Central Intelligence).
Skyscraper’s executive producers are Dany Garcia (Baywatch, Ballers), Wendy Jacobson (San Andreas), Eric McLeod (Kong: Skull Island, Pirates of the Caribbean series) and Eric Hedayat (The Great Wall, Real Steel). The film will be released by Universal Pictures.