New Trailer Online For Christopher Nolan's Interstellar

This sci-fi sure involves a lot of cornfields...

Christopher Nolan's latest secrecy-fest, sci-fi Interstellar, has just become a tiny bit less obscure with the debut of the film's first full trailer. At the very least, we learn more about Matthew McConaughey's lead, Cooper, and then we get to tour some extensive cornfields.

Cooper is, we learn, "an educated man, a trained pilot and an engineer", but his technical skills are more or less irrelevant in a world that's running low on food. Thank goodness, then, for Michael Caine's visionary, who has a plan to save the world by buggering off somewhere else - and he needs Cooper to make the trip. With two young children at home, it's not an easy decision, but soon Cooper's off amid the stars as the weather worsens back home.

At least, we think that's what's happening, so please stop making jokes about Signs and comparing it to Looper. This trailer hasn't shed vast amounts of light on the story so let's hope they're holding back lots and lots for us to enjoy when Interstellar hits cinemas in the UK on November 7.

The film, of course, also stars Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain (as the grown version of Cooper's daughter Murphy), Topher Grace, Wes Bentley, John Lithgow, Casey Affleck and David Oyelowo.