Andi Prewitt is WW's Assistant A&C Editor. At once slightly fantastical—Timmy is seen plunging down a waterfall in a barrel and airborne behind the wheel of a truck—and deadpan, the film might remind you of an elevated Diary of a Wimpy Kid. A New Minefield of Identity Politics, Audit Finds Southwest Neighborhoods Nonprofit Received Tens of Thousands in Federal Aid It Didn’t Need, Thanksgiving Wine Country Tastings Are Canceled This Year, but Wineries Are Getting Creative to Lure Customers, Oregon Governor Imposes Statewide “Freeze” to Curb COVID-19 Spread, Restricting Bars and Restaurants to Takeout Service, Newcomer Mingus Mapps Sweeps Commissioner Chloe Eudaly From Office, Oregon Activists Who Opposed Public Health Efforts to Increase Vaccination Rates Are Now Running for Office, Commissioner Jo Ann Hardesty Ceded Some Leverage at City Hall With Tactical Electoral Missteps. By. Cooper, Oregon’s Most Famous Criminal, Premieres on HBO This Week, Gov. Kate Brown Announces New Criteria for Closing Businesses Due to COVID-19, Who Crushed the Lesbian Bars? During his journey to get it back, Timmy tries to navigate the adults around him, including his mother (Ophelia Lovibond), her boyfriend (Kyle Bornheimer), his teacher (Shawn), and guidance counselor (Craig Robinson). Things get more complicated for our 11-year-old hero when somebody swipes his two-wheeled mode of transportation. Trailer of the movie Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made (2020). Based on the first book in a popular series by Stephan Pastis, who also created the comicstrip Pearls Before Swine, the plot focuses on a self-confident boy detective who tools around town on his mother's Segway with his sidekick—the aforementioned giant polar bear, named Total—in tow. The need for strong, independent local journalism is more urgent than ever. Directed by Tom McCarthy. Please support the city we loveby joining Friends of Willamette Week. Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made is already vying for the Best Movie Title of 2020. The first trailer for Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made hit YouTube this week, and it's clear from the two-minute clip that the setting isn't just incidental. The movie was filmed in various parts of Portland in 2018—you could play a short drinking game and catch a decent buzz taking a shot for every landmark shown: the hulking water tower in the Overlook Neighborhood, the Fremont Bridge, and downtown's twin ornamental street lights. An 11-year-old boy who believes that he is the best detective in town runs the agency Total Failures with his best friend, an imaginary 1,500-pound polar bear. Created by New York Times best-selling cartoonist Stephan Pastis. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Tom McCarthy, Disney+’s “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made,” based on the best-selling book of the same name, follows the hilarious exploits of our quirky, deadpan hero, Timmy Failure, who, along with his 1,500-pound polar bear partner Total, operates Total Failure Inc., a Portland detective agency. The first trailer for Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made hit YouTube this week, and it's clear from the two-minute clip that the setting isn't just incidental. A native Oregonian, Andi’s claim to fame was being named Princess of Newberg. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Tom McCarthy, Disney+’s “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made,” based on the best-selling book of the same name, follows the hilarious exploits of our quirky, deadpan hero, Timmy Failure, who, along with his 1,500-pound polar bear partner Total, operates Total Failure Inc., a Portland detective agency. From scantily clad cyclists to 1,500-pound polar bears roaming the streets, Portland's quirks—both real and imaginary—are getting more screen time in a new original Disney+ movie. What Will They Do in a Holiday Freeze. With Winslow Fegley, Ophelia Lovibond, Wallace Shawn, Craig Robinson. Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made is a 2020 American comedy film based on the book series of the same name by Stephan Pastis that debuted on Disney+.The film is directed by Tom McCarthy, produced by Alexander Dostal, McCarthy and Jim Whitaker from a screenplay written by McCarthy and Pastis and stars Winslow Fegley, Ophelia Lovibond, Craig Robinson and Wallace Shawn. Related: There's a Moon out Tonight: Scenes from This Year's World Naked Bike Ride. Meet Timmy Failure, the founder, president, and CEO of the best detective agency in town, probably the nation. About “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made” “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made” will screen in the “Kids” section of the … Timmy (Winslow Fegley) tells viewers in the trailer that he lives underneath the water tower in "Portland, Oregon—a place where things get strange." Links to other videos of the same movie. Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made ( Walt Disney Pictures) Stars: Kyle Bornheimer, Ophelia Lovibond, Craig RobinsonTimmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made is a 2020 American comedy-drama fantasy film based on the book series of the same name by Stephan Pastis that is set to debut on Disney+. Click below to watch the trailer… Preview Disney+ original movie “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made” coming in February, screens at Sundance #Trailer #DisneyPlus. Timmy Failure Official Synopsis:. Not A Gossip Girl - January 8, 2020 “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made” will premiere on Friday, February 7, 2020. However, the economic downturn caused by COVID-19 continues to makethis a very challenging time. WW NEEDS YOU. The movie, which shot here in 2018, features several Portland landmarks, including the Overlook water tower, the Fremont Bridge and a reference to the Naked Bike Ride. She writes about Oregon’s trifecta of fun: craft beer, food and the outdoors. Initial release: January 25, 2020Director: Tom McCarthyBudget: 42 million USDMusic … The procession is led by a shirtless Wallace Shawn bellowing toward the camera, who, at least to our knowledge, has not pedaled in the buff here before. TIMMY FAILURE Official Trailer (2020) Disney, Adventure Movie HD Subscribe to Rapid Trailer For All The Latest Movie Trailers! There's a Moon out Tonight: Scenes from This Year's World Naked Bike Ride, A New Documentary on D.B. It’s all been downhill from there. It's a bit of a  departure for director Tom McCarthy, who is best known for dramas like Spotlight (2015) and The Station Agent (2003). Timmy Failure will make its debut at Sundance before it begins streaming on Feb. 7. PORTLAND NEEDS WILLAMETTE WEEK. Portland’s Restaurants Were Hanging on by a Thread. To help illustrate our city's well-documented oddball status, the segment cuts to a scene that resembles the annual Naked Bike Ride, only in Timmy Failure's world everyone has a little bit of clothing on. We'll send you a newsletter with what you need to know every week.