The film, written and co-directed by Shepard and David Palmer, follows Charlie Bronson, a getaway driver who jeopardizes his Witness Protection Plan identity in order to get his girlfriend to Los Angeles, and is chased by the feds and his former gang, led by an awesomely dreadlocked Bradley Cooper. Shepard leads an eclectic cast that includes Kristen Bell, Tom Arnold, Michael Rosenbaum and David Koechner. If nothing else, it seems as though Shepard and Cooper have established a nice on-screen chemistry together, and this does have a good bit of energy to it. Whether it can be sustained for the whole film remains to be seen.
“Hit And Run” is scheduled to hit theaters on August 24th. Watch the trailer below. [Yahoo]