top of page

Movie Monday: The Tomorrow War (2021)

The Amazon Prime original film The Tomorrow War, which will be released on July 2, will feature time travelers, aliens, and the war for human existence.

Chris McKay's debut live-action directorial release, The Tomorrow War, is an upcoming American military science fiction action film. It was written by Zach Dean and produced by David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Don Granger, David S. Goyer, Jules Daly, and Adam Kolbrenner. Chris Pratt, Yvonne Strahovski, J. K. Simmons, and Betty Gilpin feature in the picture, which Pratt also executive produces.

Mitchell, a 2001 North Quincy High School graduate, co-stars with Chris Pratt in the alien invasion thriller "The Tomorrow War". The two actors portray time-traveling soldiers who travel 30 years into the future to eliminate a threat to civilization as a whole.

Mitchell's ride-or-die is now Chris Pratt, the star of the blockbuster franchises "Jurassic World" and "Guardians of the Galaxy." Brady may have helped Mitchell gain fame with the "Funny or Die" bit, but Pratt, the star of the blockbuster franchises "Jurassic World" and "Guardians of the Galaxy," is now Mitchell's ride-or-die.

Forester teams up with a scientist (Yvonne Strahovski) and his estranged father (J.K. Simmons) to rewrite the planet's fate in order to save his small daughter. Charlie (Richardson) is one of the warriors who has been recruited to assist in the war effort.

Mitchell's character, Tank, is credited with being the first to notice the alien predators, sometimes known as "white spikes," while rescuing scientists from a research facility.

Mitchell is shot afterward and has to retrieve a spike from his body. However, an unscripted sequence in which Pratt trips over Mitchell's foot and falls was kept in the final version.

The film was originally set to be released on December 25, 2020, by Paramount Pictures, however owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was pushed back to July 23, 2021, displacing Mission: Impossible 7, before being withdrawn off the schedule once more. Amazon Studios was in final talks to buy the film for about $200 million in January 2021. Amazon stated in April 2021 that it had officially acquired the film and that it would be released on Amazon Prime Video on July 2, 2021.


Release Date: July 2, 2021

Ratings: TBD rating on IMDb

Movie Budget: $200 million

Global Box office: TBD

Stream Now on Amazon Prime

*Because the film will not be shown in theatres, Prime Video will be the only way to see it. Amazon Prime costs $119 per year or $13 per month and gives you access to the entire Prime Video collection of movies and episodes.*

12 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All
bottom of page