Watch The First Trailer For 'The Jesus Rolls', John Turturro's 'The Big Lebowski' Spin-Off

"I've never seen anyone lick a ball before he throws a strike."
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Loyal fans of The Big Lebowski undoubtedly remember Jesus Quintana, the hairnet-wearing, bowling ball-licking alley ace who famously warned competitors that "nobody fucks with the Jesus."

Now, writer/director John Turturro is reprising his iconic role in the long-awaited Lebowski spin-off, The Jesus Rolls, which seems like a fun and freewheeling road movie, judging from the first official trailer above.

Here's an official synopsis:

Hours after being released from prison for good behavior, Jesus Quintana (John Turturro) reunites with his best friend and fellow underachiever Petey (Bobby Cannavale). In the first in a series of rapidly escalating bad decisions, they steal a vintage car parked in front of an upscale salon and hit the road for a no-holds-barred joyride — until the car’s gun-toting owner (Jon Hamm) catches up with them, wounding Petey. 

Fleeing the scene with fiercely free-spirited shampooist Marie (Audrey Tautou), Jesus and Petey continue their adventure in a series of stolen cars, cementing their partnership with an epic petty-crime spree and a three-way romance. 

Turturro--who stars, writes and directs--has said that the 85-minute movie pays tribute to the classic French farce, Les Valseuses, just in case you were wondering.

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The Jesus Rolls stars Turturro, Bobby Cannavale, Audrey Tautou, Christopher Walken, Jon Hamm, Pete Davidson, and Susan Sarandon. It bowls into theaters on February 28.