In a world where comedy and adventure intertwine, Peacock’s Please Don’t Destroy: The Treasure of Foggy Mountain emerges as a beacon of laughter and thrill. Premiering exclusively on Peacock on November 17, 2023, this film promises to take viewers on a journey filled with unexpected twists, side-splitting humor, and heartwarming moments.
A Trio’s Quest Amidst Chaos and Laughter
Narrated by the legendary John Goodman, the story unfolds in the mysterious terrains of Foggy Mountain. Here, three childhood buddies turned lackluster co-workers – Ben, Martin, and John – find themselves on a mission. From dodging hairless bears to outsmarting desperate park rangers and a cunning cult leader, their path is anything but straightforward. And as if the adventure wasn’t thrilling enough, Conan O’Brien steps in as Ben’s quirky father, adding another layer of comedy to the mix.
The comedic genius of the film springs from its creators – the trio known as Please Don’t Destroy. Comprising Martin Herlihy, John Higgins, and Ben Marshall, they not only crafted this hilarious narrative but also took center stage, bringing their characters to life. With Paul Briganti’s direction, known for his stellar work on Saturday Night Live, and the production prowess of Judd Apatow and Jimmy Miller, the film promises a top-tier comedic experience. The ensemble cast, featuring talents like Bowen Yang, Meg Stalter, X Mayo, and more, ensures that every scene is a burst of laughter.
A Treasure Hunt on Many Levels
At its core, the film is about friendship, adventure, and the lengths one would go to for both. The narrative beautifully captures the essence of camaraderie, with the trio’s dynamics taking center stage. Their interactions, filled with wit, humor, and genuine affection, form the backbone of the story. As they navigate the challenges thrown their way, viewers will find themselves rooting for them, laughing at their antics, and occasionally, shedding a tear at their struggles.
The setting of Foggy Mountain is not just a backdrop but a character in itself. Its mysterious terrains, hidden treasures, and the unique inhabitants add depth to the narrative. From hairless bears to quirky park rangers, every element is meticulously crafted to enhance the comedic experience.
As the curtains rise on Please Don’t Destroy: The Treasure of Foggy Mountain, audiences are in for a treat. It’s not just a film; it’s an experience – one that promises laughter, surprises, and moments that tug at the heartstrings.
Get ready to laugh, and maybe cry, when Please Don’t Destroy: The Treasure of Foggy Mountain releases exclusively on Peacock November 17, 2023.
About Please Don’t Destroy: The Treasure of Foggy Mountain
Release Date:November 17, 2023
Writers: Martin Herlihy & John Higgins & Ben Marshall
Producers: Judd Apatow p.g.a., Jimmy Miller
Executive Producers: Martin Herlihy, John Higgins, Ben Marshall, Paul Briganti, Josh Church, Sam Hansen, Matt Riley, Michael Sledd
Co-Producer: Albertina Rizzo
Director: Paul Briganti
Production Company: An Apatow Company/ Mosaic Production
Cast: Martin Herlihy, John Higgins, Ben Marshall, Bowen Yang, Meg Stalter, X Mayo, Nichole Sakura, Cedric Yarbrough, Sunita Mani and Conan O’Brien
In PLEASE DON’T DESTROY: THE TREASURE OF FOGGY MOUNTAIN, John Goodman narrates the adventure of Ben, Martin, and John, three childhood friends turned deadbeat co-workers, who fend off hairless bears, desperate park rangers (Meg Stalter and X Mayo) and a hypocritical cult leader (Bowen Yang) in the hopes of finding a priceless treasure, only to discover that finding the treasure is the easiest part of their journey. Oh, and Conan O’Brien plays Ben’s dad in it. Produced by Judd Apatow (Superbad) and Jimmy Miller (Bad Teacher), the film is written, executive produced by, and starring Martin Herlihy, John Higgins, and Ben Marshall — aka the Please Don’t Destroy guys — and directed by Paul Briganti (Saturday Night Live).
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