"Kick-Ass 2" Releases Red Band Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Friday July 19, 2013 6:55 PM GMT

Amping up fans' excitement for their sequel film, Universal Pictures released the red band trailer for "Kick-Ass 2" on Friday (July 19) during Comic-Con International.

In the four and a half minute clip, eager viewers get a chance to see a glimpse of the upcoming action and comedic storyline while waiting for the August 16th release date.

The highly-anticipated follow-up film is officially described as follows: "The costumed high-school hero Kick-Ass joins with a group of normal citizens who have been inspired to fight crime in costume. Meanwhile, the Red Mist plots an act of revenge that will affect everyone Kick-Ass knows."

"Kick-Ass 2" stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloe Moretz, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Morris Chestnut, John Leguizamo, Donald Faison and Jim Carrey
. Check out the trailer in the player below!

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