Ice Cube is back in the red-band trailer for Fist Fight. It is hilarious and it is the only comedy I’m looking forward to this year. The movie was directed by Richie Keen (It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia).
On the last day of the year, mild-mannered high school English teacher Andy Campbell (Day) is trying his best to keep it together amidst senior pranks, a dysfunctional administration and budget cuts that put jobs on the line. But things go from bad to worse when he accidentally crosses his much tougher and deeply feared colleague, Ron Strickland (Cube), who challenges Campbell to an old-fashioned throw down after school. News of the fight spreads like wildfire and ends up becoming the very thing this school, and Campbell, needed.
Fist Fight also stars Tracy Morgan (30 Rock), Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street), Dean Norris (Breaking Bad), Christina Hendricks (Mad Men), Dennis Haysbert (The Unit), and JoAnna Garcia Swisher (The Astronaut Wives Club).
Fist Fight will start brawling on February 17.