STX Entertainment has released the first poster and the official restricted (or Red-band) trailer for the upcoming adult oriented ‘The Happytime Murders’. Directed by Brian Henson and in the works for a decade, the film explores the seedy underbelly of LA where puppets and humans co-exist. Continue after the jump to check out the first trailer and poster for the long-awaited movie.
Below you can read the studio’s official synopsis of the film, followed by the Restricted Trailer and the first official poster for the movie.
‘The Happytime Murders’ is scheduled to arrive in theaters everywhere on August 17, 2018 from STX Entertainment.
No Sesame. All Street. THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS is a filthy comedy set in the seedy underbelly of Los Angeles where puppets and humans coexist. Two clashing detectives with a shared secret, one human (Melissa McCarthy) and one puppet, are forced to work together again to solve the brutal murders of the former cast of a beloved classic puppet television show.