J.J. Abrams, George Lucas & Michael Bay Unite for 'Titanic Super 3D'
Some of you might have headed back to theaters to experience James Cameron's Best Picture winning historical drama Titanic, but in 3D this time around. Of course, if you haven't yet had the ship sink into the depths of the third dimension, you may want to wait. Why? Well, directors J.J. Abrams, George Lucas and Michael Bay have joined forces with James Cameron to deliver the most epic re-telling of the famous ocean liner tragedy in Titanic Super 3D. I'd like to dive more into the details of this remarkable collaboration, but I'll let this funny trailer from YouTube comedy group PistolShrimps speak for itself.
Here's the spoof trailer for Titanic Super 3D via The Huffington Post:
For those interested, Paramount has re-released Titanic (originally opened in December 1997) in theaters on April 6th, 2012, four days before the 100th Anniversary of the real ship's departure on April 10th, 1912. They've released it in 3D nationwide, IMAX, and also in 2D, featuring a fully digitally re-mastered 4K print that Cameron has said will look better than it ever has before. They spent a painstaking 60 weeks and $18 million at two conversion shops to make Titanic in 3D look like one of the best conversions you'll ever see. Titanic won a total of 11 Oscars, including Best Picture. See Titanic again back in theaters next right now!
Reader Feedback - 22 Comments
Ha ha, I LOL'ed at JJ Abrams' lens flare.
Mithun Divakaran on Apr 10, 2012
Jonathan Fletcher on Apr 10, 2012
Truong18 on Apr 10, 2012
Loved the explosions.
Xerxexx on Apr 10, 2012
Even the chair blows up! Michael Bay's TM. Good post.
Isildur_of_Numenor on Apr 10, 2012
i might stay awake this time loved it when the people exploded jumping out to sea ha
bob-dole_1=more+time on Apr 10, 2012
Now, if Lucas was truly involved with this re-release, the old lady would've totally been all CGI.
Big Boss on Apr 10, 2012
Actually she has been replaced by JarJar Binks
BobaFett208 on Apr 10, 2012
If Lucas was involved the Iceberg would have struck the Titanic......
Steven on Apr 11, 2012
MB and explosions? No!
Jimmy Love on Apr 10, 2012
pfft better than the original.......
Jericho on Apr 10, 2012
This needs to be made into a movie. Best trailer I've seen in a while.
quazimotto on Apr 10, 2012
I would go see that so much faster than the actual one in theaters now
prantsdagger on Apr 10, 2012
that is the funniest thing that I've ever seen, that was better than regular Titanic
Andrew Fischer on Apr 10, 2012
Jalts4 on Apr 10, 2012
michael bay will love that,very funny
tir na nog on Apr 11, 2012
Summed up a lot of what most people say all the time. JJ does love a lense flare Actually laughed out loud in real life at this. It was a funny.
Crapola on Apr 11, 2012
This is great. Way better than the original movie.
Manuel on Apr 11, 2012
Loved it when the porcelain plates exploded 🙂
Ammon Anderson on Apr 11, 2012
Amazing! My god!
Skywalker on Apr 12, 2012
"Must be another drill." lol
Max Renn on Apr 12, 2012
Well since Michael Bay is hell bent on ruining childhood classic's O like idk Ninja Turtles might as well start here..... thumbs up to the placement of those storm troopers and updating the sound track....
Nut-handle-whompa1 on Apr 12, 2012
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