Posted on Tuesday, July 27th, 2010 by Peter Sciretta
You’ve probably already seen the new movie trailer for Tron Legacy which was unlocked last week during Comic-Con. But did you see the easter eggs hidden in the new footage? But first, for those of you who don’t know, director Joseph Kosinski is signed to direct a remake of The Black Hole for Disney, with producer Sean Bailey on board, along with Clash of the Titans scribe Travis Beacham working on the screenplay.In the opening flashback sequence, you can spot a couple easter egg references to the original 1979 sci-fi film. Hit the jump to have the easter eggs revealed.
If you look at the very right of the above shot of young Sam Flynn’s shelf, you will see a small figure:
Is the figure a reference to one of the robots from the 1979 Disney sci-fi film The Black Hole? It’s unclear (literally).
The next shot is more obvious. On another shelf is a statue of two light disc warriors in action. Behind them is a book:
The book, titled “The Black Hole”, looks much like the posters for the movie:
Thanks to /Film reader Jordan T for the tip.