Ice Cube as Mr. Ron Strickland
Thanks to Ice Cube's past successes with winter comedy releases, the multi-hyphenate is back to deliver laughs to audiences during the gloomy winter. His latest film, Fist Fight
opens in theaters this weekend. The movie stars Charlie Day as mild-mannered English teacher Andy Campbell who accidentally gets Ice Cube's Ron Strickland fired. He then challenges Andy to a fist fight, and Andy is sure that he doesn't stand a chance.
was directed by Richie Keen, who previously directed episodes of It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia
, The Goldbergs
and Angie Tribeca
. The story is by Van Robichaux, Evan Susser and Max Greenfield, with a script by Robichaux and Susser. It runs a brisk 91 minutes and currently has a 30 percent fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes
. Critics won't stop Ice Cube's fans or anyone looking for a laugh from seeing this movie, though.
to meet the other stars in Fist Fight
with Ice Cube. (Getty)