New ‘Blood Father’ Trailer Starring Mel Gibson as Vengeful Dad

Starring Mel Gibson

Lionsgate Premiere has unveiled an action-packed new Blood Father trailer, starring Mel Gibson as a vengeful dad who must protect his estranged daughter (Erin Moriarty).

The get-your-hands-off-my-daughter thriller, directed by Mesrine helmer Jean-François Richet, premiered at the Cannes Film Festival back in May and will arrive in theaters on August 12th.

Also starring Diego Luna, William H. Macy, Elisabeth Röhm, Michael Parks, and Thomas Mann, watch the Blood Father trailer after the jump.

The more Mel Gibson the better. Hope this is as entertaining as it looks.

Starring Mel Gibson

After her drug kingpin boyfriend frames her for stealing a fortune in cartel cash, 18 year old Lydia goes on the run, with only one ally in this whole wide world: her perennial screw-up of a dad, John Link, who’s been a drunk, a drug addict, a motorcycle outlaw, and a convict in his time, and now is determined to keep his little girl from harm and, for once in his life, do the right thing…