Focus Featrues have released the first trailer for IT’S KIND OF A FUNNY STORY directed by Half Nelson team of Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck.
The movie is based on the novel by Ned Vizzini and is about a 16 year old teenager Craig (Keir Gilchrist ) stressed out with life been a teenager and checks himself into a mental health clinic. He ends up in the adult ward as the youth wing is closed and he meets Bobby (Zach Galifianakis) who becomes his mentor and protege. Whilst inside he has only 5 day minimum stay he meets Noelle a 16 year old girl (Emma Roberts) grows a friendship with her helping him learn about life, love and pressures of growing up.
The movie also stars Viola Davis, lauren Graham,Zoë Kravitz,Jim Gaffigan and Aasif Mandvi with the movie been released Stateside September 24th (UK/Irish date tbc).