The first teaser trailer for “Jupiter Ascending” has been released. Channing Tatum plays Caine, a genetically engineered killer sent to eliminate earth-born princess portrayed by Mila Kunis. This should be on your geek radar my friends! Futuristic sci-fi special effects, huge spaceships, laser guns, epic battles, Milla Kunis ….should I go on!

Synopsis courtesy of

“Jupiter Jones (Mila Kunis) was born under a night sky, with signs predicting that she was destined for great things. Now grown, Jupiter dreams of the stars but wakes up to the cold reality of a job cleaning toilets and an endless run of bad breaks. Only when Caine (Channing Tatum), a genetically engineered ex-military hunter, arrives on Earth to track her down does Jupiter begin to glimpse the fate that has been waiting for her all along—her genetic signature marks her as next in line for an extraordinary inheritance that could alter the balance of the cosmos.”

Image courtesy of YouTube

Image courtesy of YouTube

This will be a very interesting watch, coming from the sci-fi masterminds Lana and Andy Wachowski who gave us “The Matrix”.

Lana said in an interview with

“It’s a science-fiction space opera. It has a lot of things from a lot of genres that we love. It’s got a lot of original action, it’s got a lot of romance.”

Tatum and Kunis is supported by Douglas Booth, Eddie Redmayne, Sean Bean and James D’Arcy among other stars. “Jupiter Ascending” is set to be released on July 25, 2014.