Jay and Silent Bob are again! Director Kevin Smith, aka Silent Bob, simply dropped the official pink band trailer of his newest movie, Jay and Silent Bob Reboot, on his YouTube channel and as of writing, it’s already racked up over 930ok views!
Kevin Smith is one in every of Vancouver Movie College’s most well-known dropouts, and the Jay and Silent Bob Reboot trailer is dripping with early 00’s nostalgia, because it’s been 18 years because the stoner basic Jay and Silent Bob Strike Again, and because the title of the newest film suggests, it’s a reboot of kinds.
A particularly meta, tongue in cheek, self-aware and endlessly self-referential reboot with a plot that mirrors 2001’s Jay and Silent Bob Strike Again (which is on Netflix, btw) besides now Jay and Silent Bob are trying a bit older, a bit extra wrinkly…. however their mouths are as filthy as ever. Properly, aside from Bob as a result of he’s the sturdy silent sort.
The trailer options blink-and-you’ll-miss-it cameos from stars like Liam Hemsworth, Justin Lengthy, Craig Robinson, Shannon Elizabeth, Fred Armisen, Matt Damon, Jason Lee, Rosario Dawson, Jason Biggs, and James van der Beek. It’s additionally obtained cannabis heavy hitters (in additional methods than one) like Methodman and Redman and Tommy Chong!
The brand new film even reunites Ben Affleck and Kevin Smith, two outdated associates that hadn’t spoken in years!
The trailer can be affected by superhero references, however Jay and Silent Bob are not any slouches in that division, both, as they’re the (not so) secret identities of Bluntman and Persistent, that are the stoner variations of Batman and Robin. In a second of impressed casting genius, it’s revealed that former Batman Val Kilmer is taking part in Bluntman in “the brand new comedian e book film being made from the outdated comedian e book film [Jay and Silent Bob] had been the premise for” which the dastardly duo has once more vowed to cease.
And oh yea, Jay’s a father now!
Kevin Smith was making geek motion pictures earlier than the present comedian e book film explosion and we’re undoubtedly trying ahead to his irreverent, foul-mouthed tackle the fandom and tradition, that can mock every part from Ironman to Batman vs. Superman.