*The trailer for Samuel L. Jackson’s upcoming movie “The Samaritan” hit the Web today ahead of its May 4 release.

Already set as Nick Fury in Joss Whedon’s “The Avengers,” opening the same day, Jackson can also be seen in indie action thriller The Samaritan — in theaters the same day.

Jackson stars as Foley, a man who spent two decades in a prison. He meets a young woman Iris and there is hope that he may finally get a new start. Unfortunately for him, his past is proving to be an unexpected problem.

Co-starring Tom Wilkinson, Luke Kirby and Ruth Negga, The Samaritan is directed by David Weaver and is produced by Andras Hamori, Tony Wosk and Suzanne Cheriton.

Watch the trailer below.