After barely escaping an ambush, mafioso Sal Bertolinni (Jim Carrey) decides to leave behind his life of crime. He becomes a born-again Christian and the masked vigilante known as Colonel Stars and Stripes.
Dave Lizewski is an ordinary kid who wants to do something extraordinary. He decides to become real-life superhero Kick-Ass. Things don’t go so well in his first attempt at fighting crime though, as he gets stabbed and run over.