The third Bad Ass
trailer has arrived from Samuel Goldwyn Films. The film, stars Danny Trejo
as the titular bad ass, Ron Perlman
, and Charles S. Dutton
, focuses on an elderly man who becomes an internet sensation after beating up men who threaten him on a public bus. The plot is based on a true story.
Here’s the synopsis for the film
The film follows a decorated Vietnam hero Frank Vega (Danny Trejo) who returns home only to get shunned by society leaving him without a job or his high school sweetheart. It’s not until forty years later when an incident on a commuter bus (where he protects an elderly black man from a pair of skin heads) makes him a local hero where he’s suddenly celebrated once again. But his good fortune suddenly turns for the worse when his best friend Klondike is murdered and the police aren’t doing anything about it.
, directed by Craig Moss (Breaking Wind), will be released to theaters on April 13th, 2012.