A Boy Befriends a Cute Defective Robot in ‘Ron’s Gone Wrong’ Trailer

Ron’s Gone Wrong is a new animated film that sees a boy befriending a quirky best-friend-in-a-box-type robot.

The film features Barney (Jack Dylan Grazer), an awkward middle schooler who’s gifted the ultimate present by his father – a digitally connected robot best friend, whom he christens, Ron (Zach Galifianakis).

However, Ron is defective out of the box, making for a somewhat unique experience, not what is claimed on the box.

Nevertheless, Barney and Ron become inseparable, embarking on a hilarious coming-of-age journey while figuring out the value of friendship.

Ron’s Gone Wrong features a timely story about our obsession with personal technology by taking it further and having the connected device we have with us at all times be our best friend rather than a passive communication device.

The devices we carry essentially are our best friends, with us at all times, helping us to overcome the mundaneness of day-to-day life.

This theme seems to be executed exceptionally well in the film, and there is plenty of laughs in the trailer.

Furthermore, there is a story with heart at the core of Ron’s Gone Wrong, which is unsurprising considering this new animated film is being released by Disney via London animation studio Locksmith Animation.

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It’s due for release on 21 October 2021.

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