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Father Figures (2017)

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Upon learning that their mother has been lying to them for years about their allegedly deceased father, two fraternal twin brothers hit the road in order to find him.

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Upon learning that their mother has been lying to them for years about their allegedly deceased father, two fraternal twin brothers hit the road in order to find him.

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Rated R for language and sexual references throughout | See all certifications »

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22 December 2017 (USA)  »

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$3,287,451, 24 December 2017, Wide Release

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$17,350,050, 18 January 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$20,650,050, 18 January 2018
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First film to be directed by Lawrence Sher. See more »

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The camera and its crane are reflected on the car during the first road trip. See more »


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movie with heart and the laughs - exactly what I needed this time of year!
22 December 2017 | by See all my reviews

This movie is a welcome break from all the other films out there. Between all the serious Oscar-driven drama and groan-worthy sequels, Father Figures is a fun, "let's forget about all my stress" kind of movie. The jokes aren't on top of each other like most comedies, and the actors engage you right from their first scenes (in particular Katt Williams). But what surprised me most was how much heart the movie had. Maybe it's because I have two young kids, but watching the two brothers in the train scene and interacting with the mom at the end had me crying! Definitely a fun movie - you get the laughs as well as the warm fuzzies all in one film.


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