Now that the first screening reactions have hit the web, Marvel has released 10 minutes of behind-the-scenes footage from from their next superhero franchise starter Ant-Man. From director Peyton Reed (Bring It On, Down with Love), the film stars Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, a master thief who puts his skills to use when he helps his mentor, Hank Pym (Michael Douglas), pull off a heist that will protect the secrets Ant-Man suit and save the world in the process.
Get a behind-the-scenes look a the filming of Ant-Man in the footage below. The film also stars Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll, Michael Pena, Judy Greer, Tip “T.I.” Harris, and Bobby Cannavale. Ant-Man opens in theaters on July 17th.
Here’s the official Ant-Man synopsis:
The next evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe brings a founding member of The Avengers to the big screen for the first time with Marvel Studios’ “Ant-Man.” Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.
Marvel’s “Ant-Man” stars Paul Rudd as Scott Lang aka Ant-Man, Evangeline Lilly as Hope Van Dyne, Corey Stoll as Darren Cross aka Yellowjacket, Bobby Cannavale as Paxton, Michael Peña as Luis, Judy Greer as Maggie, Tip “Ti” Harris as Dave, David Dastmalchian as Kurt, Wood Harris as Gale, Jordi Mollà as Castillo and Michael Douglas as Hank Pym. Directed by Peyton Reed and produced by Kevin Feige, Marvel’s “Ant-Man” delivers a high-stakes, tension-filled adventure on July 17, 2015.