Lionsgate has released the first trailer for Terry Jones’ upcoing sci-fi comedy Absolutely Anything. The film follows a “disillusioned school teacher who suddenly finds he has the ability to do anything he wishes, a challenge bestowed upon him by a group of power-crazed aliens, watching him from space. As he struggles to deal with these new found powers and the events that subsequently arise, he calls upon his loyal canine companion Dennis to help him along the way. Mishap after mishap finally leads him to the ultimate conundrum that all men dread and at which many have failed….should he choose the girl….or the dog….?”
Kate Beckinsale, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Eddie Izzard, Joanna Lumley, Rob Riggle, Robin Williams, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, and Michael Palin round out the cast. Absolutely Anything opens in theatres May 17.