First trailer for Will Smith’s upcoming sci-fi epic After Earth


M. Night Shyamalan directs Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith in the epic sci-fi thriller After Earth. The film begins as a father and son crash land on a mysterious planet that was evacuated by humans 1,000 years earlier. They are forced to survive the horrors that were left behind.

After Earth hits theaters on June 7, 2013 and also stars Isabelle Fuhrman, Zoë Kravitz, Sophie Okonedo, Kristofer Hivju, David Denman, Sacha Dhawan, Lincoln Lewis, Chris Geere, Jaden Martin, Gilbert Soto and Darrell Foster.

Here’s the official synopsis for After Earth:

One thousand years after cataclysmic events forced humanity’s escape from Earth, Nova Prime has become mankind’s new home. Legendary General Cypher Raige (Will Smith) returns from an extended tour of duty to his estranged family, ready to be a father to his 13-year-old son, Kitai (Jaden Smith). When an asteroid storm damages Cypher and Kitai’s craft, they crash-land on a now unfamiliar and dangerous Earth. As his father lies dying in the cockpit, Kitai must trek across the hostile terrain to recover their rescue beacon. His whole life, Kitai has wanted nothing more than to be a soldier like his father. Today, he gets his chance.