R | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A sausage strives to discover the truth about his existence.
After release, controversy emerged after anonymous comments attributed to the animators on a Cartoon Brew article suggested that the animators at Nitrogen Studios worked under poor conditions and were forced by director Greg Tiernan to work overtime without pay. A total of 36 of the 83 animators were blacklisted and went uncredited in the film, believed to be due to their complaints; comments made in anonymous interviews by some of the animators involved in the project by Variety, The Washington Post, and The Hollywood Reporter alleged that the comments were accurate. All the animators in the film were reportedly told outright that they would be blacklisted if they did not work overtime without pay.
Frank: Carl? Carl? Carl, Carl, Carl! Dude, we've slept in again! The song's about to start!
Carl: Shit, Frank! We can't miss the song!
Carl: Barry, wake up!
Barry: What? I'm up, I'm up!
Frank: This song is such an awesome way to start every morning.
Carl: It's just a super nice way...
The height of the dreamcatchers in Firewater's hideout is different in the overhead shot.
On the receipt during the end credits, Seth Rogen's name appears next to 4.20. A reference to cannabis.
The TV spot edited on FX Brenda says "Stay away from my sausage, you psycho!"
$33,600,000 (USA) (14 August 2016)
$97,661,826 (USA) (30 October 2016)