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Sunday movie: Father Figures – what you need to know

Don’t allow the weather condition obtain you down today. Rather, make some snacks– go for it and also make a covering ft as well, you recognize you wish to– and also resolve in with MNet for Sunday night’s funny.

The movie, routed by Lawrence Sher, adheres to 2 bros out on a journey to locate their natural father.

“Operation “that’s your dad”, the leading objective is locating papa. Sub-mission is mosting likely to be having rock crabs, the objective listed below that is obtaining you laid.”

Kyle (Owen Wilson) to his sibling.

Father FiguresPlot

Owen Wilson and also Ed Helms bring all of us the laughs cinematographer Lawrence Sher’s directorial launching. Wilson and also Helms are Kyle and also Peter Reynolds, bros whose eccentric mom increased them to think their papa had actually passed away when they were young. When they find this to be a lie, they laid out with each other to locate their genuine papa, and also wind up discovering more regarding their mom than they possibly ever before wished to know.

And when we state they bring the laughs, that is specifically what we suggest. Simply have a look at the trailer if you do not think us.

WATCH: Father FiguresOfficial Trailer

Father FiguresReview

Unfortunately, Father Figures really did not please the movie critics pink. Eve Barlow from Empire stated the jokes were limp, and also the chemistry was off, while Ben Kenigsberg from The NY Times stated the movie is “identified primarily by its overqualified actors and also absence of ideas.”

That stated, followers still enjoyed it. One IMBD individual stated it was much better than he anticipated while an additional included: “not almost as poor as individuals make it bent on be; an excellent funny.” An individual called Neeeah also provided it a 9/10and also stated its a “film with heart and also laughs.”

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Image credit scores: Variety

The primary actors and also personalities

  • Owen Wilson as Kyle Reynolds, Peter’s sibling.
  • Ed Helm as Peter Reynolds, Kyle’s sibling.
  • J. K. Simmons as Roland Hunt.
  • Katt Williams as a hitchhiker
  • Terry Bradshaw as himself, a retired football gamer.
  • Ving Rhames as Rod Hamilton.
  • Harry Shearer as Gene, Kyle and also Peter’s stepfather.
  • June Squibb as Mrs Hunt.
  • Christopher Walken as Dr. Walter Tinkler.
  • Glenn Close as Helen Baxter, Kyle and also Peter’s mom.


  • Genre: Adventure, funny, dramatization.
  • Runtime: 1 h 53 minutes
  • Age Restriction: R
  • IMBD: 5.4
  • On air: Sunday, 10 February, 20: 05 on MNet, Channel 101.

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