…Especially when a part of his personality includes being an alien. Paul, the alien with the voice and gut of Seth Rogen, has graced us with this typography-intensive poster. As much as I enjoy a good typographic moment, the bright yellow on this poster is distracting all the value we can get out of it. But as far as chill aliens go, the hitchhiker, shirtless, flip-flop-wearing type is as chill as they come.
Their first trailer for the movie was a lot better. I hope this doesn’t become a pattern where they release a shitty poster and hope an image of Paul is enough to carry it. Any alien I see, I want to punch in the face because that’s the automatic reaction for anyone who has seen Independence Day.
Here’s the recent UK trailer below with a couple of nutshot gags. That’s a foolproof joke. America’s Funniest Home Videos based its whole show on it. Kristen Wiig grabbing a sack? I’m down with that.