JJ Abrams' latest movie Star Trek: Into Darkness is all set to release in India and that too week ahead of its international release. The director says that action and the scale are light years ahead in the film. Viacom 18 Motion Pictures will release the film in India on May 10 and its international release is scheduled a week later, on May 17, said a statement.
Star Trek: Into Darkness is the 12th Star Trek film and serves as the sequel to 2009 release Star Trek. "For the story to move forward, this had to be a more ambitious movie than the first. The action and the scale are light years ahead. Bringing IMAX and 3D technology in will give audiences yet another level of excitement and fun to be had," IANS quotes JJ Abrams as saying.
Star Trek Into Darkness is a science fiction action film, which has been written by Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman and Damon Lindelof. The movie is all about Captain Kirk leading a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction after the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization.
Produced by Abrams, Bryan Burk, Lindelof, Kurtzman and Orci, the film features Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Simon Pegg, Zoe Saldana, John Cho, Anton and Bruce Greenwood in the lead roles. The huge success of its previous installments has created lot of expectation about the latest film in the series. With the movie set to release, it should be seen whether it would meet the expectations.