So what’s the deal with Hancock, the star of Peter Berg’s superhero movie “Hancock”? What happened to him? How did he end up a drunk? Was he always a superhero? Well, if you’ve been reading the site, then you probably know all the answers to that, including enough spoilers to make you really want to see this movie, or really not, depending on your point of view. Here’s a quick clip of Hancock (played by Will Smith) explaining his origin to Jason Bateman’s character in a restaurant.
A hard-living superhero who has fallen out of favor with the public enters into a questionable relationship with the wife of the public relations professional who’s trying to repair his image.
Clip originally from the Ellen DeGeneres TV show. Notice Charlize Theron’s character reacting to the story. If you’ve read the spoilers for the movie, you’ll know why.
Plus, a new image from the movie surfaced a few days ago.