WATCH: Brad Bird Talks ‘Tomorrowland,’ Jet Packs and Walt Disney at Disneyland Exhibit

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WATCH: Disney ‘Tomorrowland’ Featurette ‘Vision of Tomorrow’ with Walt Disney

'Tomorrowland' Theatrical PosterWalt Disney Studios has releaseda new featurette for Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015), titled ‘Vision,’ which you can find below. The featurette features the cast and filmmakers of Tomorrowland as well as Imagineers discussing Walt Disney and his plans for EPCOT and how they feed into the Tomorrowland mythos.

From Disney comes two-time Oscar® winner Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland, a riveting mystery adventure starring Academy Award® winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney) — jaded by disillusionment — and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space known only as Tomorrowland. What they must do there changes the world — and them — forever.

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WATCH: ‘Tomorrowland’ Television Ad from MTV Movie Awards

'Tomorrowland' Theatrical PosterWalt Disney Studios has released its newest television ad for Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015), which aired earlier tonight during the MTV Movie Awards. You can find the new advertisement which features new footage embedded below.

From Disney comes two-time Oscar® winner Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland, a riveting mystery adventure starring Academy Award® winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney) — jaded by disillusionment — and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space known only as Tomorrowland. What they must do there changes the world — and them — forever.

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Disney’s ‘Tomorrowland’ Character Backstories and Set Details (Minor Spoilers)

'Tomorrowland' Theatrical PosterWalt Disney Studios has provided us with some additional details regarding the cast and sets of its upcoming film, Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015), some of which you can find summarized below.

According to co-writer Damon Lindelof, the main character of Frank Walker was always described as ‘George Clooney-esque.’ ‘Whenever we would talk about actors for Frank, the thinking was: who’s like Clooney?,’ recalls Lindelof. ‘We crossed our fingers and did our best job of writing it, infusing Frank with a curmudgeonly humor and a heroic quality, all of which we think George embodies. And then we sent it off into the universe.’

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WATCH: Disney ‘Tomorrowland’ Ad with Revealed Plot Point; Viral Site Updated

'Tomorrowland' Theatrical PosterWalt Disney Studios today released the first television ad spot for Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015) outside of the Super Bowl ad titled ‘The One,’ which you can find embedded below. Interestingly enough, while most of the footage isn’t new, there is a new clip of Casey being shot at as she runs from the sci-fi/comic shop, the same one we saw her talk to Keegan-Michael Key and Kathryn Hahn’s characters in the Japanese trailer, only they don’t appear so polite in this clip. One can only imagine that Casey’s pin is quite coveted by quite a few others.

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WATCH: ‘Tomorrowland’ Trailer from Japan (English) Featuring New Chilling Footage, Plot Details (Spoilers)

'Tomorrowland' Theatrical PosterWhile most of the viral marketing you know that’s tied to Tomorrowland is actually the work of unofficial fanbois, Walt Disney Studios Japan has one for the books. Last night, Walt Disney Studios Japan uploaded and then immediately removed a new trailer for Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015) which features tons of new footage and hints of the plot details that noone stateside wants you to see. This is viral marketing at its best.

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Disney’s ‘Tomorrowland’ Hi-Res Stills Featuring Tomorrowland, Hugh Laurie

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In honor of the new trailer for Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015), Walt Disney Studios has provided us with new hi-res stills which have been added to our gallery embedded below. It may be worth noting that in the stills, it appears that any time Casey (Britt Robertson) is viewing the titular Tomorrowland, it actually appears to be what amounts to a moving concept art painting.

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WATCH: Disney’s ‘Tomorrowland’ New Trailer and Q&A Recap

'Tomorrowland' Theatrical PosterWalt Disney Studios has released a new trailer Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015), following a Q&A on their official Facebook page with Brad Bird and Damon Lindelof. You can find the new trailer embedded below. In addition, here are a few highlights from the chat:

Q: The word ‘Tomorrowland’ always reminds me of the older generation of science fiction, and the technology of the 1950’s. How inspired were you by old science fiction ideas about where humanity would be in the future?
A (Brad Bird): I was not inspired by old science fiction as much as I was inspired by how the future used to be seen in contrast to how it’s seen today.

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Disney’s ‘Tomorrowland’ New Hi-Res Poster and Trailer Announcement

'Tomorrowland' Theatrical PosterWalt Disney Studios has provided us with a high resolution version of the new poster for Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015). Interestingly enough, the poster appears to prominently feature the Space Mountain show building as it appears in Disney theme parks. In addition, they have announced that they will be holding a live Q&A with Brad Bird and Damon Lindelof on their official Facebook page to be followed by an exclusive launch of the new trailer, all taking place on Monday, March 9 at 1:30 pm ET/10:30 am PT.

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TOY FAIR: ‘Tomorrowland’ Pop! Vinyls, Re-Action Figures and More from Funko

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At the International Toy Fair in New York City, Funko has previewed its upcoming line of merchandise in support of Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland (May 22, 2015). The line consists of Pop! Vinyls, Re-Action figures and reproductions of the Tomorrowland pins featured in the film.

The Pop! side consists of Young Frank Walker, Frank Walker and David Nix; meanwhile the Re-Action series includes all these figures plus Athena, Dave Clark and Casey Newton. A full gallery of what Funko had on display is below:

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