Ant-Man Character Hitting the Big Screen – Trailer

antmanMarvel Comics is known for creating publications that feature numerous fictional characters. One such character is Ant-Man, a brilliant scientist responsible for inventing a special substance that allows him to change size. In comics, the first appearance of Ant-Man came in 1962 with “Tales to Astonish” but in the near future, Ant-Man will join a long list of other Marvel Comic book characters who hit the big screen.

Written by Edgar Wright along with Joe Comish, the live-action film titled Ant-Man is scheduled to hit theaters on July 17, 2015. Lead roles of the movie will be played by Paul Rudd as Scott Lang and Michael Douglas as Hank Pym. However, the film also features a number of talented supporting actors such as Evangeline Lilly, Judy Greer, and Cory Stoll, among others.

Dr. Pym is biophysicist and security operations expert who after discovering a chemical substance capable of shrinking a person to the size of an ant, decides he wants to become a superhero. Pym shares the discovery with his girlfriend and together, become a crime fighting duo known as “Wasp”, but also founding members of the “Avengers”. As shown in the new movie, Pym leaves his role as Ant-Man behind to explore other identities.

While living a life of crime and to save his daughter who suffers from a heart condition, Lang stole the Ant-Man suit from Pym. However, after becoming reformed, Pym becomes Lang’s mentor. While working together, Lang becomes the new Ant-Man who not only shrinks, but has super strength. However, Lang quickly realizes the secret of the Ant-Man suit must be guarded at all times and to do so, he must protect Dr. Pym.

To protect the story of the suit but also save the world, Lang and Pym devise a plot to pull off a huge heist. Of course, with ongoing threats coming from a new and powerful generation, Lang finds himself faced with insurmountable challenges. Although Marvel Cinematic Universe is taking a big risk in making Ant-Man, superhero fans are excited and critics optimistic.

With an impressive cast of stars, film industry experts believe Ant-Man will be yet another successful film in the long list of predecessors, as well as movies currently showing in theaters.