With the 56th annual edition of American football’s biggest night comes a live sporting event that nearly 100 million people watch every year. Not to be outdone, this part of the advertising session at halftime includes footage for the biggest movies and TV shows to come. Here are every movie and TV trailer shown during Super Bowl LVI 2022.
A dramatic reboot of the beloved 1990s sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, simply titled Bel-Air, is heading to streaming service Peacock on the same day as Super Bowl LVI, February 13, 2022. The ad above is unorthodox preview, because featuring no footage from the reboot, only original star Will Smith performing a remix of the classic Fresh Prince type theme song.
DC 2022 movies
Warner Bros.’ the big Super Bowl venue serves as the combo trailer for all four of its 2022 DC film offerings. They are The Batman, Black Adam, The Flash, and Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom. The trailer for Black Adam finally gives fans of the character a look at Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in full action, as well as a look at some of the other DC characters who will play important roles in the film, such as Atom Smasher, Dr. Fate, and also Hawkman. The Flash trailer features the voice of Michael Keaton, who will play Batman again for the first time since 1992.
The Lost City
Another Super Bowl 2022 trailer is The Lost City. Big game venues feature many of the same hilarious moments from full trailers to romantic adventure comedies. Sandra Bullock stars as romance novelist Loretta Sage, who is tied into a real-life adventure by an eccentric billionaire played by Daniel Radcliffe. Out to save Loretta is cover model Alan, played by Channing Tatum, who wants to prove that he is a real-life hero. Brad Pitt also appeared in a minor role.
Disney+ successfully delivered Marvel Studios’ stellar series of TV shows in 2021, and looks set to continue that success with its first offering in 2022, Moon Knight. Oscar Isaac stars as the titular protagonist, a character who has some trouble keeping his own identity straight. Ethan Hawke stars opposite Isaac as series villain Arthur Harrow, a manipulative cult leader.
Netflix movies 2022
Netflix’s Super Bowl commercial highlights its plans to release a new original film every week in 2022, many of which feature recognizable top stars. Getting a huge hit is The Adam Project, a sci-fi/adventure in which Ryan Reynolds travels back in time and ends up working alongside his younger self. Mark Ruffalo, Jennifer Garner, and Zoe Saldana also star.
Another one released before the big game, the first trailer for Jordan Peele’s mysterious film has finally arrived. Few have trailers as compelling as the horror film Nope. A horse farm and small frontier town outside Los Angeles begins to experience something terrifying and sinister coming from the sky. Judging from the setup of the trailer, the plot indicates the involvement of aliens. But considering Peele’s previous films, Get Out and Us, it doesn’t seem that easy.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2
Super Bowl LVI 2022 also has a trailer for Sonic the Hedgehog 2 highlighting the upcoming showdown between Sonic and Knuckles, as well as Jim Carrey’s return as Dr. Evil Robotnik. Also featured is Sonic’s fox pal Tails, who makes his official debut as a character after a cameo at the end of the first film. Director Jeff Fowler returns from the first Sonic film, as does writing duo Pat Casey and Josh Miller.