Warner Bros has unveiled the first teaser trailer for the highly anticipated LeBron James’ Space Jam: A New Legacy. The movie sees James and his son get absorbed into a computer server which is called the “Warner 3000 entertainment ‘Server-verse.’“ It here that they find themselves on a fun-filled adventure with a lot of Warner Bros. movie and TV assets.
The movie is blended with Tron and Ready Player One. The movie even got an Iron Giant! The movie looks like a lot of fun, it’s something the kids might love and get some giggles out of it. As you watch the trailer, you’ll see a lot of other Easter eggs that were jammed into the movie as James finds passing through some of the studio’s most popular movies like Mad Max, The Matrix, and a lot more.
Space Jam: A New Legacy was directed by Malcolm D. Lee (of Barbershop: The Next Cut, Girls Trip, Night School). “When LeBron and his young son Dom (Cedric Joe) are trapped in a digital space by a rogue A.I., LeBron must get them home safe by leading Bugs, Lola Bunny and the whole gang of notoriously undisciplined Looney Tunes to victory over the A.I.’s digitized champions on the court: a powered-up roster of professional basketball stars as you’ve never seen them before. It’s Tunes versus Goons in the highest-stakes challenge of his life, that will redefine LeBron’s bond with his son and shine a light on the power of being yourself. The ready-for-action Tunes destroy convention, supercharge their unique talents and surprise even ‘King’ James by playing the game their own way.”
Space Jam: A New Legacy will hit theaters on July 16, 2021.