James Cameron’s live-action Battle Angel Alita adaptation has just released a full live action trailer for the film! Check it out in the player below and share your thoughts AFTER THE JUMP! Battle Angel Alita July 20, 2018 release date.
Set in the 26th century, Alita tells of a female cyborg (Salazar) that is discovered in a scrapyard by a scientist. With no memory of her previous life except her deadly martial-arts training, the woman becomes a bounty hunter, tracking down criminals. The action-adventure story is meant to serve as a backdrop to themes of self-discovery and the search for love.
The full cast for the film includes:
Rosa Salazar as Alita
Christoph Waltz as Dr. Ido
Jackie Earle Haley is rumored to be playing Desty Nova or possibly Kaos
Ed Skrein as Zapan
Mahershala Ali as Vector
Keean Johnson as Hugo
Lana Condor as Koyomi
Leonard Wu as Kinuba
Marko Zaror as Ajakutty
Jorge Lendeborg Jr. as Van/Tanji
Eiza Gonzales in an undisclosed role
Jennifer Connelly in an undisclosed role
Michelle Rodriguez as Gelda
Robert Rodriguez directs, while James Cameron serves as executive producer. Cameron and Laeta Kalogridis wrote the script.