You will be redirected back to your article in seconds
Dwayne Johnson's 'Skyscraper' Gets Explosive First

Dwayne Johnson's 'Skyscraper' Gets Explosive First Trailer

The trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s new film “Skyscraper” looks like a bad time for the residents of the world’s tallest and most advanced building.

“The Pearl is the tallest and most advanced building in the world,” Johnson’s character explains. “You’ve built a vertical city, but you’ve brought with it every safety and security challenge that I can think of. Not only have you brought them all indoors, but you’ve trapped them 240 floors in the air.”

Skyscraper” follows war veteran turned security assessor Will Ford (Johnson) examining the tallest, safest building in the world when it catches on fire and he finds himself framed for the incident.

The action flick opens July 13.

More Trailers

  • 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Releases Destructive

    'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Releases Destructive Super Bowl Trailer

    The trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s new film “Skyscraper” looks like a bad time for the residents of the world’s tallest and most advanced building. “The Pearl is the tallest and most advanced building in the world,” Johnson’s character explains. “You’ve built a vertical city, but you’ve brought with it every safety and security challenge that […]

  • Dwayne Johnson's 'Skyscraper' Gets Explosive First

    Dwayne Johnson's 'Skyscraper' Gets Explosive First Trailer

    The trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s new film “Skyscraper” looks like a bad time for the residents of the world’s tallest and most advanced building. “The Pearl is the tallest and most advanced building in the world,” Johnson’s character explains. “You’ve built a vertical city, but you’ve brought with it every safety and security challenge that […]

  • Jeffrey Wright Westworld

    Watch 'Westworld's' Eerie Season 2 Trailer

    The trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s new film “Skyscraper” looks like a bad time for the residents of the world’s tallest and most advanced building. “The Pearl is the tallest and most advanced building in the world,” Johnson’s character explains. “You’ve built a vertical city, but you’ve brought with it every safety and security challenge that […]

Most Popular

  • The Women of 'Black Panther:' 'They

    The Women of ‘Black Panther:’ ‘They Are Kings Because of the Queens’

    The women of “Black Panther” shared with Variety how Ryan Coogler’s film showcases female power. Angela Bassett, who plays Wakanda’s queen and T’Challa’s mother, said the women in the film represent how women are celebrated in African nations. “That queen is [T’Challa’s] mother, his sister, the all-female guard.” says Bassett, “Behind-the scenes it’s Ryan Coogler […]

  • Angela Bassett'Black Panther' film premiere, Arrivals,

    ‘Black Panther’ World Premiere: Cast Talks Importance of the Film

    Even before “Black Panther” hit wide release, its cast knew the film was a game-changer. They explained why at its world premiere in Hollywood, along with other denizens of the MCU, who expressed their joy at seeing the Black Panther on the big screen. Daniel Kaluuya, who plays W’Kabi in the film, called the project […]

  • Black Panther Cover

    ‘Black Panther’: Coogler, Boseman on ‘Suffocating’ Superhero Suit

    “Black Panther” director Ryan Coogler and star Chadwick Boseman graced Variety‘s cover this week to talk about their new superhero movie, which is breaking new ground in the genre. In this behind-the-scenes video, Coogler and Boseman talk about why now is the time for “Black Panther,” Boseman’s “suffocating” first experience in that tight superhero suit, and […]

Access exclusive content