Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt embark on a perilous journey to discover a bold new wonder in Walt Disney Pictures Jungle Cruise, and this film captures a great swashbuckling energy that will fill you up with excitement.
Watch the new trailer below:
Here’s the official synopsis:
Set during the early 20th century, a riverboat captain named Frank (Dwayne Johnson) takes scientist Lily Houghton (Emily Blunt) and her brother on a mission into a jungle to find the Tree of Life which is believed to possess healing powers. All the while, the trio must fight against dangerous wild animals and a competing German expedition.
Packed together with daring energy, terrific production design and magical special effects, Jungle Cruise is a great throwback to the high adventure films of the 40s and 50s and audiences will be in for something fun here. Dwayne Johnson channels his inner Bogart as riverboat captain Frank, while Blunt posses an inquisitive curiosity as scientist Lily Houghton. Together both Frank and Lily will try to find the Tree of Life and the promise that it holds….but it’s gonna be one heck of an adventure to find it.
An assortment of dangers lie ahead for both Frank and Lily in Jungle Cruise from venous snakes to poison foliage, hungry jaguars to undead conquistadors and a frightening god-like villain, played by Edgar Ramirez, who will stop at nothing to claim the power of the Tree of Life.
With it’s throwback style to classic films like Raiders of the Lost Ark and The African Queen, and some striking visual effects, Jungle Cruise is a blockbuster that the whole family will want to get to, and it promises some incredible spectacle for those who seek it out.
Jungle Cruise will arrive in cinemas on July 23.