Watch the official movie trailer video of Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Elysium’ starring Matt Damon and Jodie Foster. The new, 3-minute theatrical trailer for the forthcoming science fiction thriller had its debut online on June 13, 2013 via Yahoo. More details and full clip are below.
The video is above. The movie was co-produced, written and directed by Neill Blomkamp (‘District 9’). It is set in the year 2154 which finds a two-tier society, with the wealthy elites living a privileged life on a space station called Elysium while the lower class is marooned on a dystopian, ecologically ruined earth.
Matt Damon stars as Max De Costa, a man desperate to get to Elysium to get the medical attention he needs for an otherwise fatal condition. Opposing him is Secretary Delacourt of Elysium, portrayed by Jodie Foster.
The movie will be released in theaters on August 9, 2013. It costars Sharlto Copley, Wagner Moura and Alice Braga.