‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Super Bowl XLVII TV Spot!

Director J.J. Abrams returns with this highly-anticipated sequel, arriving in theaters May 17.

Paramount Pictures has aired a first look at their highly-anticipated sci-fi sequel Star Trek Into Darkness during Super Bowl XLVII. Take a look at the latest footage from director J.J. Abrams' outer space thriller starring Chris Pine, Karl Urban., Benedict Cumberbatch, and Zoe Saldana, then read on for an exciting announcement regarding the new Star Trek Into Darkness app.

Last month, Paramount Pictures and Qualcomm announced a new smartphone app for Star Trek Into Darkness, with a special surprise to be unlocked during the big game. During the game, the studio revealed that this sci-fi sequel will debut in IMAX 3D theaters two days early, starting May 15, and that fans who have downloaded the app have the first chance to buy tickets for this early engagement. Take a look at the official details in the press release below.

IMAX Corporation and Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom, Inc., today announced that fans across North America will be able to experience the upcoming motion picture event Star Trek Into Darkness exclusively in IMAX® 3D beginning at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15 - two days in advance of the wide release on May 17. Tickets for the first shows can now be accessed exclusively via the new Star Trek Into Darkness app from the App Store and Google Play.

Chairman and President of IMAX Entertainment Greg Foster said:

"As we saw with the reaction to the first nine minutes of the film, which debuted in our theaters in December, fans are clearly excited by the opportunity to see this epic film come to life in IMAX. We're thrilled to work with our long-standing partners at Bad Robot and Paramount Pictures to offer audiences an opportunity to see J.J. Abrams' masterful interpretation two days early in the world's most immersive format - IMAX 3D."

The IMAX release of Star Trek Into Darkness will feature approximately 30 minutes of footage filmed with the extremely high-resolution IMAX® cameras. These specific sequences, which will expand to fill more of the screen exclusively in IMAX, will deliver unprecedented crispness and clarity and a truly immersive experience for moviegoers.

To download the app, visit www.StarTrekMovie.com/StarTrekApp.

Star Trek Into Darkness was released May 17th, 2013 and stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Benedict Cumberbatch, Anton Yelchin. The film is directed by J.J. Abrams.

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  1. Vanboy

    Thank God, that that ugly Enterprise is getting destroyed. Please let the new one be the TOS Enterprise.

    2 years agoby @vanboyFlag

  2. ROFLitschristian

    @ghostman Once again, never even saw the first but I'm still insanely hyped for this!

    2 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag

  3. ROFLitschristian

    @XxNickTheFilmCriticXx You're the one dislike, aren't you?

    2 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag

  4. Corey W.

    @XxNickTheFilmCriticXx Good thing your opinion is the last I ever worry about :P

    2 years agoby @coreyFlag

  5. skywise

    Another melodramatic sci-fi soap! Yes please!

    2 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  6. Nicholaus XX

    Another melodramatic sci-fi soap. Pass!

    @ROFLitschristian@corey -- I see you fanboys are ejaculating over nothing. Premature climaxes on Movieweb? Forget about it!

    2 years agoby @XxNickTheFilmCriticXxFlag

  7. Ghostman

    @ROFLitschristian Make sure you clean your computer screen lol

    this was pure awesome!

    2 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  8. Tektuo

    Looks pretty good!! So far, I like everything about this movie.

    2 years agoby @TektuoFlag

  9. SherlockHolmes2009

    Can this movie get any f*cking better?!!!!!!

    2 years agoby @SherlockHolmes2009Flag

  10. ChiRep_1

    Dude..... DUDE!

    2 years agoby @ChiRep-1Flag

  11. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    *brings out the tissues*

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  12. ROFLitschristian


    2 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag

  13. Corey W.

    May is going to be far too epic. Iron Man 3, Fast and Furious 6, and Star Trek into Darkness? Geekgasm.

    2 years agoby @coreyFlag

  14. the Narrator

    Lol, @bawnian-dexeus. Priceless line of the day goes to C*mberbatch:

    "I am better."
    "At what?"

    2 years agoby @narratorFlag

  15. JonSpidey07

    like I said after the 1st trailer- I know it's too early but I think this will be my #1 film of 2013! :)

    2 years agoby @jonspidey07Flag

  16. Sean

    @redcameraman Same here!

    2 years agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  17. CelluloidDreams

    Looks ...good!

    2 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  18. T. King (Red Camera Man)

    Can't wait for this movie! :-)

    2 years agoby @redcameramanFlag

  19. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @narrator You think you are safe? ...You are not!

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  20. the Narrator

    Cool. Not much is new footage sans that impressive shot of Spock trapped (getting beamed up?) in a volcano, but I'll take as much C*mberbatch as I can get.

    2 years agoby @narratorFlag

  21. Stefanos


    2 years agoby @stefanosFlag

  22. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Obviously, it's going to be PG-13 for intense sci-fi action

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  23. Sean

    Looks awesome!

    2 years agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

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