Trailer: Preview the action in 'Kick-Ass 2'

05:00 AM, Mar 13, 2013

Hit-Girl returns in the eagerly anticipated 'Kick-Ass 2.'/

Written By by Whitney Matheson, USA TODAY

Kick-Ass was one of those films I adored and recommended to everyone. However, since it didn’t become a mega-blockbuster, I figured a sequel was out of the question.

Thankfully, I was wrong. Kick-Ass 2 comes our way this summer, reuniting original cast members Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloe Moretz and Christopher Mintz-Plasse. This time around, the band of heroes is joined by Jim Carrey as Colonel Stars and Stripes.

As the title character declares, “There’s no room for punks in suits … just real heroes who can really kick ass.”

A trailer premiered today over at MTV. If you saw the violence- and swear-filled first film, you can probably guess that this uncensored clip is definitely not safe for the office:

Kick-Ass 2 opens Aug. 16.