Matt Damon Prepares to Battle Monsters in the First Trailer for ‘The Great Wall’

Mysterious monsters threaten the Great Wall of China, and Matt Damon is prepared to defeat them in the first trailer for “The Great Wall.”

“I was born into battle,” Damon growls in a voiceover. “I fought for greed and gods. This is the first war I’ve seen worth fighting for.”

The film, from Legendary and Universal, is set on the Great Wall of China as a group of elite warriors band together to keep out and defeat mythical creatures.

The title cards scroll: “One of mankind’s greatest wonders. 1,700 years to build. 5,500 miles long. What were they trying to keep out?” But the question is not entirely answered in the trailer as we only catch glimpses of the monstrous attackers.

Still, Damon and the other troops leap off the wall and into the mist, prepared to die for their cause.

“The Great Wall,” also stars Pedro Pascal and Willem Dafoe alongside Chinese stars including Andy Lau, Zhang Hanyu and Eddie Peng. It is the first movie to emerge from Legendary Entertainment’s Legendary East operation. It is also the first English-language film for Zhang Yimou, with a budget pegged at $135 million.

The film was originally supposed to hit theaters this year just before Thanksgiving, but was pushed back to Feb. 17, 2017.

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  1. James Harp says:

    I AM URGING ALL AMERICAN PATRIOTS TO BOYCOTT ANY FILM CONTAINING MATT DAMON! HE IS THE SAME ANTI-CONSTITUTIONAL ANTI-AMERICAN LEFT WING CONTROL FREAK WHO JUST THE OTHER DAY STATED TO THE PRESS THAT EVERY FIREARM IN AMERICA SHOULD BE CONFICATED FROM EVERY AMERICAN CITIZEN. SUCH A STATEMENT FROM HIM IS ABOUT AS HYPOCRITICAL AS IT GETS, SEEING AS HOW HE HAS MADE A FANTASTIC LIVING KILLING AND THREATENING LOTS OF PEOPLE ON THE SCREEN WITH GUNS!!! PLEASE BOYCOTT ALL OF HIS MOVIES AND APPEARANCES!

    • john says:

      James Harp LOL, GTFO you Alex Jones breitbart gun loving nut nra fear mongering right wing facist trump fan boy cult downtrend alt right following BIGOT

  2. LOL says:

    Looks like software.

  3. KWK says:

    Looks awesome.

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