With writer/director/star Dax Shepard’s new action rom-com Hit & Run opening in less than three weeks, we have a new TV spot to share with you today. The film features Shepard as Charlie Bronson, a former getaway driver who enters into Witness Protection, but risks his anonymity when he offers to drive his girlfriend (Kristen Bell) to Los Angeles. The duo find themselves chased by not only the Feds, but Charlie’s former criminal crew as well. Also starring Tom Arnold, Bradley Cooper and David Koechner, Hit & Run opens August 22nd. Hit the jump to check out the new TV spot.
The new TV spot for Hit & Run does a nice job of laying out the plot and selling us on the action, but comes up a bit short on the comedy angle. Luckily for you, you can click here to see our past coverage on Hit & Run to get a more thorough look at the flick. Check out the new TV spot below, after the official synopsis:
Charlie Bronson, a former getaway driver busts out of the Witness Protection Program to drive his girlfriend to Los Angeles so she can land her dream job. Their road trip grows awkwardly complicated, when they are chased by the feds, and increasingly dangerous, when Charlie’s former gang of criminals enter the fray.