The Tomorrow War (2021) is an upcoming American military science-fiction action film set in the near future that focuses on humanity’s war against an alien invasion, hoping to win it by using scientists’ new ability to draft soldiers from the past to the war.
The world is stunned when a group of time travelers arrive from the year 2051 to deliver an urgent message: Thirty years in the future mankind is losing a global war against a deadly alien species. The only hope for survival is for soldiers and civilians from the present to be transported to the future and join the fight. Among those recruited is a high school teacher and family man Dan Forester. Determined to save the world for his young daughter, Dan teams up with a brilliant scientist and his estranged father in a desperate quest to rewrite the fate of the planet.
Chris McKay debuts as the director of a live-action film after winning the Primetime Emmy award for the animation series Robot Chicken (2005) and also being behind fan favorites like The Lego Movie (2014) and The Lego Batman Movie (2017). Zach Dean, writer of the action thrillers 24 Hours to Live (2017) and Deadfall (2012), is the author of the screenplay.
The Tomorrow War (2021) is starred by Chris Pratt, better known for his role Peter Quill / Star-Lord in the Guardians of the Galaxy movies saga. Together with him, Yvonne Strahovski, Edwin Hodge, Sam Richardson, Betty Gilpin, Jasmine Mathews, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Ryan Kiera Armstrong, Keith Powers, Mike Mitchell, Seychelle Gabriel, and J.K. Simmons also star.
The movie premieres on July 2, 2021, globally on Amazon Prime Video. It is Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, language, and some suggestive references. Here you can watch the official first look tease trailer for The Tomorrow War (2021).