The fever pitch surrounding this film almost precludes the necessity of writing anything other than the title to this post.

If you’re looking forward to Matthew Vaughn’s comic book adaptation Kick-Ass then you’ll love this new red band (18+ for us Brits) trailer for the film, which contains a lot of the footage we’ve seen before but splices in some new stuff we’ve not seen.

There is a tangible excitement to watching the footage Lionsgate are putting out for this one, and if you’re in the mood for a bit of the new ultraviolence on a Friday afternon – why not take a look below.

Of course, it’s not safe for work, but then you never really expected it would be…

This new trailer came to us from the good people at ComingSoon, and you can find all of our Kick-Ass coverage here.