Watch: Paul Rudd, Patton Oswalt’s Comedy ‘Nerdland’ Gets Red-Band Trailer (EXCLUSIVE)

One of the attention-grabbers on the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival slate is “Nerdland,” the starry, adult animated feature that opens the festival’s Viewpoints competition.

Paul Rudd and Patton Oswalt lead a cast that includes Hannibal Buress, Mike Judge and Molly Shannon, among others. Chris Prynoski directs from a script by Andrew Kevin Walker. The Hollywood-set story centers on an aspiring screenwriter (Oswalt) and an aspiring actor (Rudd) who make a last-ditch effort to achieve fame before they hit their 30th birthdays.

The inclusion of “Nerdland” on the Tribeca slate comes after the buzzy debut of another R-rated animated feature, “Sausage Party,” at SXSW earlier this year. Will “Nerdland” make a similar splash at Tribeca? Take a mature-audiences-only look at the new feature below.

The 2016 Tribeca fest runs April 13-25, with the world premiere screening of “Nerdland” set for April 14.

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  1. That's What She says:

    From the creator of Downtown, Motorcity, and Megas XLR, I’m down for anything Prynoski does. Glad to know he has a feature debut.

  2. nikhilsaukhla says:

    FYI, I believe you’ve accidentally switched Oswald’s and Rudd’s characters

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