The first trailer is out for the new Simon Pegg film Hector and the Search for Happiness. The film is based off a book by the same name and tells the story of a psychiatrist who who feels like his life and his patients are stalling until he decides to break out on a quest to find true happiness.

Hector and the Search for Happiness opens in the U.K. this fall and stars Simon Pegg, Rosamund Pike, Christopher Plummer, Toni Collette, Stellan Skarsgard, and Jean Reno.

Official synopsis:
Pegg plays Hector, an eccentric yet irresistible London psychiatrist in crisis: his patients are just not getting any happier! He’s going nowhere. Then one day, armed with buckets of courage and an almost child-like curiosity, Hector breaks out of his sheltered vacuum of a life into a global quest to find out if happiness exists. More importantly, if it exists for Hector. And so begins a colorful, exotic, dangerous and hysterical journey.