Here is the redband trailer for hockey comedy Goon
, starring Seann William Scott, Jay Baruchel, Liev Schreiber and Alison Pill.
Seann Scott William stars as a foul mouthed Ice Hockey and the term ‘goon’ is apparently a term for a muscle man of the team assuming thats the one that’s the hench man starts the fight, ‘takes it for the team’?
Here’s the official synopsis:
Doug Glatt is a gentle giant who’s lethal with his fists but reluctant to use them. That is, until he goes to a hockey game and flattens a visiting player. The next day, while appearing on a web chat show hosted by his best friend, Doug is scouted by the coach of the local minor-league team. Doug’s job? Beat up anyone who gets near Xavier Laflamme, a hotshot player afraid to touch the puck since a devastating hit from legendary enforcer and Doug’s idol Ross “The Boss” Rhea
The film is directed by Michael Dowse (It’s All Gone Pete Tong, Fubar). The screenplay is penned by Baruchel and Evan Goldberg (Pineapple Express, Superbad), which is based on the Adam Frattasio and Doug Smith’s novel “Goon: The True Story of an Unlikely Journay into Minor League Hockey
Goon arrives February 24th, 2012 On-Demand and in theaters March 30th, 2012.