A new 15-second teaser of Avatar 2 was dropped by the film's official Twitter handle on Sunday, October 16. Needless to say, the unexpected sneak peek sent the internet into a frenzy.
The short promo video for Avatar: The Way of Water offers a glimpse into the film's stunning visuals. The video's caption says, "In two months, experience #AvatarTheWayOfWater," referring to the release date of the movie, which is set for December 16, 2022.
The teaser has made fans impatient, with many of them now clamoring for the release of the entire trailer. One Twitter user praised the 15-second sneak peek and asked when the full trailer will be out.
15-second Avatar 2 teaser has Twitterati psyched for the full trailer release
The short teaser doesn't give away too many crucial details that could potentially spoil the viewing experience for fans, but it does offer a peek into the gorgeous world that the movie is set in.
Fans of the original Avatar can expect the film to do complete justice to its predecessor. As of now, there's no update regarding the release of the movie's official trailer, but it is expected to drop soon.
Following the release of the 15-second promo video, numerous netizens took to Twitter to share their thoughts.
While everyone unanimously agreed that the sneak peek was impressive, many are now demanding a full trailer release. Take a look at some of the reactions on Twitter:
The 15-second sneak peek of Avatar 2 was dropped on October 16, 2022, exactly two months ahead of the film's release on December 16, 2022.
What we know about Avatar 2 so far
The story of Avatar: The Way of Water is set many years after the events portrayed in Avatar.
As per 20th Century Studios, the film's official synopsis states:
''Set more than a decade after the events of the first film, “Avatar: The Way of Water” begins to tell the story of the Sully family (Jake, Neytiri, and their kids), the trouble that follows them, the lengths they go to keep each other safe, the battles they fight to stay alive, and the tragedies they endure.''
One of the most widely anticipated movies of recent times, Avatar 2 will be released 13 years after its original.
Avatar was a blockbuster that revolutionized mainstream filmmaking, setting a new benchmark for adventure-fantasy movies with its stunning visuals and original storyline. It also garnered positive reviews from critics.
The film stars Sam Worthington, who will reprise his role as Jake Sully. Worthington is best known for his performances in films like Clash of the Titans, Terminator Salvation, and many more.
Starring alongside Worthington in another key role is Zoe Saldaña as Neytiri, with whom Jake falls in love. Saldaña's other acting credits include the Star Trek franchise, Guardians of the Galaxy, and Crossroads, to name a few.
Other cast members include Sigourney Weaver, Joel David Moore, Stephen Lang, and many more.
Avatar 2 is directed by James Cameron, who is credited with making some of the biggest blockbusters in Hollywood, like Titanic, Terminator, and Aliens. The movie already has three sequels planned to release in December 2024, 2026 and 2028.
Avatar: The Way of Water will be released in theaters on December 16, 2022.