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Expected blockbusters play on Super Bowl

10:08am IST - 01:41

Hollywood shows off expected film blockbusters during Super Bowl.

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Hollywood looked to take advantage of the Super Bowl's massive audience by rolling out a heavy rotation of ads spotlighting expected summer blockbusters. Among the films getting the star treatment during Sunday's (February 07) telecast, which saw the Denver Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers by a score of 24-10, was a trailer for "X-Men: Apocalypse." The upcoming super hero flick will be adding Olivia Munn to its roster, which is already high powered with the likes of Jennifer Lawrence and Michael Fassbender. Munn will take on the role of Psylocke in the film which is set to hit theaters in May. Fans of Captain America were no doubt entertained as well as Disney showed off a sneak peak of its upcoming super hero sequel, "Captain America: Civil War." The film , which stars Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans and Robert Downey Jr, highlights the rift between Iron Man and Captain America. The film opens on May 06. Scarlett Johansson also appeared in a trailer for "The Jungle Book," Disney's live action film based on the book by Rudyard Kipling. "The Jungle Book" opens on April 15. Matt Damon's return as "Jason Bourne" was also featured in an action driven trailer that aired during the game. The film, which marks Damon reprising his role of the rogue American spy, opens on July 29. Science fiction fans also had a glimpse of what appears to be a sequel to the monster attack film 'Cloverfield,'with a clip of the movie entitled "10 Cloverfield Lane." It is a follow up to the original that was produced by 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' director J.J. Abrams. The film has a March 11 release date.

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Expected blockbusters play on Super Bowl

10:08am IST - 01:41