After some delay, the iconic Belcher Family is finally making its way to the big screen. Bob’s Burgers movie, in theaters on May 27, unveiled its first trailer, revealing a new story for the animated characters.
The official synopsis notes, “Bob’s Burgers movie is an animated big-screen mystery-adventure musical based on the long-running Emmy Award-winning series. The story begins when a ruptured water pipe creates a huge sinkhole right in front of Bob’s Burgers, blocking the entrance indefinitely and ruining the Belcher’s plans for a successful summer. As Bob and Linda struggle to keep the business afloat, the kids try to solve a mystery that could save their family’s restaurant. As the dangers increase, these underdogs are helping each other find hope and fight to get back behind the counter to where they belong.
The film features the main cast of the TV show, including H. Jon Benjamin as Bob, John Roberts as Linda, Dan Mintz as Tina, Eugene Mirman as Gene, Kristen Schaal as Louise. and Larry Murphy in Teddy’s. Frequent guest stars Kevin Kline, David Wain and Zach Galifianakis will also appear as their respective characters. The film was co-directed by creator Loren Bouchard and Bernard Derriman.
A film version of Bob’s burgers was first announced in 2017. It was originally scheduled to arrive in summer 2020, but has been delayed due to the pandemic.
“We know the movie has to scratch all the itch that fans of the show have ever had, but it also has to work for all the good people who haven’t seen the show,” Bouchard said when announcing the show. movie. “We also know that he has to fill every inch of the screen with the colors, sounds and slightly greasy texture of Bob’s world – but most of all, he has to take our characters on an epic adventure. In other words, it has to be the best movie ever made, but no pressure, right ?!