Directed by Lawrence Sher.
Starring Ed Helms, Owen Wilson, Glenn Close, J.K. Simmons, Harry Shearer, and Ving Rhames.
Peter (Ed Helms) and Kyle (Owen Wilson) are polar opposite twin brothers; the former is a physicist who specialises in the colon, the other a lucky lay about who got rich from being in the right place at the right time. When they discover that their presumed dead father is actually alive, they embark on a road trip to meet all of their mother’s (Glenn Close) ex-partners in order to find him.
Here’s a fun fact, and that might be the only time the word ‘fun’ is used within the next few hundred words, Father Figures was originally titled Bastards, which is problematic when it comes to the film display outside your local multiplex. However, it should have been the least of the film’s concerns, because