From GAMER to RACER, Gran Turismo Movie Trailer Dropped

The Movie based on the PlayStation racing series and directed by Neil Blomkamp of District 9, tells the true story of Jann Mardenborough.

Zafeer Khan
Zafeer Khan - Content Writer

Put on your seatbelts because the highly anticipated Gran Turismo Movie has now released its first trailer! Neill Blomkamp, a well-known sci-fi director, took the legendary racing simulator and turned it into an uplifting, action-packed movie based on the true story of Jann Mardenborough, a professional driver who honed his abilities playing Gran Turismo. Before Gran Turismo’s later-this-year theatrical launch, the first trailer for the game has come.

The movie, based on the PlayStation racing series and directed by Neil Blomkamp of District 9, tells the true story of Jann Mardenborough, a young man who became a real race car driver after being so good at the computer game. Blomkamp recently shared his affection for Nissan and the Nismo bloodline in an interview with PlayStation Blog. He also promised fans that the film will feature a treasure trove of fascinating vehicles, from the storied Generation 1 NSX to the unreleased Koenigsegg Gemara. Get ready for some eye candy, gearheads!


- Advertisement -

The trailer shocked the gamers and spotted many easter eggs in the Movie

Fans were informed that the trailer would be published today (May 2) after Sony Pictures released an intriguing 15-second teaser yesterday. Following Stranger Things last year, David Harbour appeared in a new light in the brief but exciting teaser. Then Danny Moore, a motorsport marketing executive played by Orlando Bloom, said to Jann played by Archie Madekwe: “You will compete for a place in racing history.”


This little trailer, which was spliced with fast-moving shots of racing. Which gave viewers a taste of the suspenseful drama the film appears to provide. Blomkamp took sure to incorporate recognizable images from the game, such as the driving lines, markers, and even victory poses. Fans of the Gran Turismo series may anticipate numerous easter eggs and references to the beloved video game series.


In addition to the Spice Girls’ Geri Halliwell-Horner, Darren Barnet from Never Have I Ever. Djimon Hounsou from Shazam!, Daniel Puig from Guardians of the Galaxy’s Thomas Krestchmann, and Geri Halliwell-Horner appear in Gran Turismo. In January, Sony offered a sneak peek of the film, which once more featured brilliant race car moments and had Bloom informing viewers about what to anticipate from the film.

Experience every shock and thrill of this 200 mph racing

“This movie is meant for the big screen,” he said. Every shock and exhilaration of this 200 mph race will be felt by the crowd. The retired driver who coaches Jann, played by Harbour, describes the film as having “badass, race car action that you’re going to feel like you’re in the middle of” in the same video.


The Gran Turismo film uses cutting-edge cinematography to vividly depict the excitement of high-speed racing. For the most stunning footage, Blomkamp put a chase arm on a Nissan R35 GTR and employed FPV drones with cameras that met IMAX standards. Additionally, he replicated well-known camera perspectives from the game, such as the driver’s POV and the third-person chase perspective.

The Movie is planned to release on the 11th of August

The Gran Turismo movie pays homage to the illustrious heritage of motorsport films. By drawing inspiration from Steve McQueen’s Le Mans. Blomkamp clearly loves the genre, and his interpretation of the racing movie should inspire and uplift viewers. The Gran Turismo movie will soon be racing into theatres, so rev your engines!


For more amazing reviews and insights like this, stay tuned to Interviewer Pr

Share This Article