The world has changed. Family doesn't. 🥒 @SethRogen plays Ben and Herschel Greenbaum in #AnAmericanPickle, streaming August 6 on HBO Max. pic.twitter.com/1xIJpJ4XZi — HBO Max (@hbomax) July 3, 2020 Herschel […]
Herschel Greenbaum, a struggling laborer, immigrates to America in 1920 with dreams of building a better life for his beloved family. One day, while working at his factory job, he falls into a vat of pickles and is brined for 100 years. The brine preserves him perfectly and when he emerges in present day Brooklyn, he finds that he hasn’t aged a day. But when he seeks out his family, he is troubled to learn that his only surviving relative is his great grandson, Ben Greenbaum, a mild-mannered computer coder whom Herschel can’t even begin to understand.
Starring Seth Rogen,Sarah Snook and Jorma Taccone, the film is released August 6 on HBO Max in the US, with a UK release date via Sky to be confirmed.