‘A Futile And Stupid Gesture’ Trailer: Will Forte Creates National Lampoon In Netflix Comedy

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Things get absurdly comedic in the new trailer for
Netflix’s A Futile and Stupid Gesture starring Will Forte. Directed by Wet Hot American Summer‘s David Wain, the movie is based on the story of Doug Kenney (Forte) who, along with Henry Beard (played by an unrecognizable Domnhall Gleeson), co-created the counter-culture comedy magazine National Lampoon. The trailer is full of absurd high jinx, ’70s-era wigs, cocaine-infused craziness and gives us a first look at the…