People from every walk of life were not shy about sharing their thoughts on the clip. Here are some of our favorite reactions.
Some were commenting on the film's release date.
literally anyone that goes on a date to see 50 Shades of Grey on Valentine's Day is going to have the craziest night ever— Finn (@finnwh) July 24, 2014
Others on the fact that there are a whole lot of blockbuster releases coming out between now and Valentine's Day.
All y'all geeked about 50 shades of grey like ninja turtles not bout to come out smh— Simon Petrikov (@Wheres_Dev) July 24, 2014
The slowed-down version of Beyoncé's "Crazy in Love" from the clip was a big favorite.
i need the 50 shades of grey version of crazy in love right now— ade (@daddyjdb) July 24, 2014
Maggie Gyllenhaal's film Secretary was brought up as a stylistic touchstone for the clip's look.
I liked 50 Shades of Grey better when it was Secretary.— Mary Beth Williams (@embeedub) July 24, 2014
And of course, the Twittersphere didn't hold back about the leads' appearances.
They could have used more attractive people for 50 shades of grey— JB (@JessieBrusman) July 24, 2014
Comedian Billy Eichner is a little confused about the film …
To all those people who get excited about 50 Shades of Grey - you guys know about porn right?— billy eichner (@billyeichner) July 24, 2014
… which brings us to this Tweet.
Women are sharing the 50 Shades of Grey trailer all over FB. They are also sharing that they bought a Groupon for a showerhead. Coincidence?— Jackpot (@riverandmal) July 24, 2014
Ryan Seacrest Instagrammed this video …
And at least one person is holding out hope for a last-minute bait-and-switch.
It would be hilarious if the Fifty Shades of Grey movie was just a slide show of 50 shades of grey— Doug (@Anthony_Smith28) July 24, 2014
Won't someone please think of the children?
when i was a kid, i snuck into 8 mile and got in mad trouble. i can only imagine having a daughter try to sneak in 50 shades of grey.— Yousef Saleh Erakat (@fouseyTUBE) July 24, 2014