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36 million views after launch of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie trailer & counting

The premiere of the much anticipated movie trailer for “Fifty Shades of Grey” garnered a lot of interest after the July 24, 2014 launch on “YouTube.” According to the “Hollywood Reporter” magazine. The trailer grabbed a whopping 36 million views. Reviews by thousands of critics followed with their take on the 2:34 glimpse into the world of dominance, submission & bondage sex. The full length film opens in U.S. theaters on Valentines Day 2015.

Jamie Dornan
Entertainment Weekly magazine

Fifty Shades of Grey” stars, Jamie Dornan (Christian Grey), Dakota Johnson (Anastasia Steele), Luke Grimes (Elliot Grey), Eloise Mumford (Kate Kavanagh) & Marcia Gay Harden (Dr. Grace Trevelyan Grey).

The “Fifty Shades of Grey” trilogy has sold over 100 million books worldwide. A portion of the sales first came from e-books that thrust publishing companies into a bidding war over hardcover & paperback distribution. Women around the world snapped up the erotic book & made it into a phenomenon. As the film rolls out on movie screens, the anticipation to see the book turn visual has become palpable.

According to the official website of author E.L. James. The full synopsis of the “Fifty Shades of Grey” is right here. “When Literature student Anastasia Steele goes to interview young entrepreneur Christian Grey, she encounters a man who is beautiful, brilliant, and intimidating.”

“The unworldly, innocent Ana is startled to realize she wants this man and, despite his enigmatic reserve, finds she is desperate to get close to him. Unable to resist Ana’s quiet beauty, wit, and independent spirit, Grey admits he wants her, too - but on his own terms.”

“Shocked yet thrilled by Grey’s singular erotic tastes, Ana hesitates. For all the trappings of success - his multinational businesses, his vast wealth, his loving family - Grey is a man tormented by demons and consumed by the need to control. When the couple embarks on a daring, passionately physical affair, Ana discovers Christian Grey’s secrets and explores her own dark desires.”