Paramount Pictures has released the first five minutes from Rupert Sanders’ upcoming Ghost in the Shell film. Based on the Japanese manga of the same name by Masamune Shirow, the film centers on Major (Johansson), “a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force Section 9. Devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists, Section 9 is faced with an enemy whose singular goal is to wipe out Hanka Robotic’s advancements in cyber technology”.
Michael Pitt, Juliette Binoche, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano, Chin Han and Lasarus Ratuere also star. Ghost in the Shell hits theatres March 31, 2017.