Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Video

ON DISC
Barry Munday wakes up after being attacked to realize that he's missing his family jewels. To make matters worse, he learns he's facing a paternity lawsuit filed by a woman he can't remember having sex with.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (book)
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Deal I (2008)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A down-and-out film producer agrees to make his nephew's film about 19th century English statesman Benjamin Disraeli, but can only get financing if he casts a well-known action star. ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Schachter
Stars: William H. Macy, Meg Ryan, LL Cool J
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Patti Petalson (Blair) struggles with the pressure of becoming the next important American writer.

Director: Edward Burns
Stars: Annette Arnold, Max Baker, Selma Blair
The Job I (2009)
Comedy | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A guy looking to find employment and marry the love of his life gets in over his head when a fast-talking temp agent lands him a job.

Director: Shem Bitterman
Stars: Patrick John Flueger, Ron Perlman, Taryn Manning
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Lifelong friends Lenny (Dominic Chianese) and Ruben (Dick Latessa) are both in their 70s and dyed-in-the-wool New Yorkers... See full synopsis »

Director: Harvey Wang
Stars: Dominic Chianese, Dick Latessa, Kate Buddeke
Action | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Peter Brackett and Sabrina Peterson are two competing Chicago newspaper reporters who join forces to unravel the mystery behind a train derailment.

Director: Charles Shyer
Stars: Nick Nolte, Julia Roberts, Saul Rubinek
Freebird (2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Three friends out for a weekend motorcycle ride through Wales stumble upon a marijuana field and biker gang war.

Director: Jon Ivay
Stars: Alun ap Brinley, Geoff Bell, Peter Bowles
A Gifted Man (2011–2012)
Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Centers on an ultra-competitive surgeon whose life is changed forever when his ex-wife dies and begins teaching him what life is all about from the here-after.

Stars: Patrick Wilson, Jennifer Ehle, Margo Martindale
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

In worn-torn Afghanistan, young marine Tyler's life is changed when he is saved by a fellow soldier, Quincy, who dies in doing so. Before he dies, he asks Tyler to find his sister who works... See full summary »

Director: Wilbur Eddings
Stars: Stephen Preston, Claire Winters, Jonathan Pienaar
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A loan shark gives ex-con Nick a period of 24 hours in order to pay back the money he owes. Up against it, Nick involves his best mate on a multi-part mission in order to raise the cash ... See full summary »

Director: Alex De Rakoff
Stars: Clint Koroan, Fredi 'Kruga' Nwaka, 50 Cent
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

While collaborating with an urban designer (Collins), an architect (Wilson) begins to second guess the perfect life he has constructed for himself and his family.

Director: Tracey Hecht
Stars: Patrick Wilson, Amy Smart, David Ilku
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Three brothers reunite at a remote cabin in the woods, when beckoned by their father. The brothers are left to deal with the dark secrets and demons that have haunted them their whole lives... See full summary »

Director: Paul Kampf
Stars: Neal McDonough, Patrick Wilson, Scott Michael Campbell
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: David W. Leitner
Stars: Melissa Lee, Blanchard Ryan, Jessie Hutcheson
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Jennifer Farley
...
Carol Munday
...
...
Lonnie Green
...
Mrs. Farley
...
...
Lucy
...
Lida Griggs
...
Dr. Preston Edwards
...
Moe
...
Spiro
...
Kyle Pennington
...
Edit

Storyline

Barry: he slacks off at work, savors one-nights stands, and is getting older (young people call him "sir"). Then, he loses his testicles in an assault and gets a letter saying he's to become a father. He can't remember the woman and asks if she'll meet with him: she's Ginger, a solitary waspish woman about his age. He acknowledges paternity and wants to be a part of the pregnancy and parenthood. With reluctance and lots of put-downs, Ginger introduces him to her family, including the favored younger sister, and allows him to come with her to her doctor's. With his own father issues, a canny boss, brittle Ginger, and her vampy sister, can Barry hang in there? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 March 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Family Jewels  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When Barry and Ginger are in the doctor's office, the doctor states that the due date is December 10th. This would be about one month longer than expected since the conception date was February 11th. This would be a ten month pregnancy rather than the usual nine month time frame. See more »

Quotes

Ginger Farley: One trip to my doctor to ask him questions about his other patients' vaginas is not stepping up.
See more »

Connections

References Friends (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Woman
by Jude
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Hilarious indie comedy
27 October 2015 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

The world of quirky indie comedies can be an annoying pool to wade through, speckled with entries that can be too quaint and odd for my liking. But every once in a while they throw out one that's funny in its own little way for specific reasons, and just a bit touching too. I found Barry Munday to be one just like this. Lovable Patrick Wilson, an actor who keeps impressing me in different ways with his naturalistic charm and laid back ease in front of the camera, is hilarious as Barry Munday, a dumbbell of a dude who fancies himself the ladies man and haplessly tries to get himself laid. A lot. When he loses his testicles in an accident involving an underage girl, a trumpet and a movie theatre (I know), he becomes hopelessly depressed. When awkward Ginger Farley (adorable and underrated Judy Greer <3) contacts him claiming that he got her pregnant after a drunken hookup, his life is both upheaved and given ironic purpose as he gets to know her, deal with her 'out there' personality and his own, and be there for the birth of his kid. Wilson faces each scene with the cavalier innocence of a high schooler in a mid thirties man's body and is priceless whenever on screen. Greer is a frumpy little bunny as Ginger, a grouchy, socially awkward chick with brief flashes of feeling that she fiercely guards. Malcolm McDowell and Cybill Shepherd smirk their way through their work as Gingers parents, Jean Smart is loopy fun as Barry's hippie mother, Chloe Sevigny a sly devil as Ginger's slutbomb of a sister, Billy Dee Williams as Mcdowell's colleague, Shea Wigham steals scenes as Barry's moronic buddy, and there's a nice cameo from Shooter Mcgavin himself, Christopher McDonald. It's a low key turn from everyone, but in not going to crazy mode they find the subtle beats of comedy that to me are always more fun than going silly and over the top.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What is it with Patrick Wilson and movies featuring castration? DeadPostman
10 Month Pregnancy? luckesd-home
Filming Locations??? heathdorminey
Movie based on the funniest book! BlutoCalifornia
Girl in Cinema forsaken_mistaken
Attached? Cupe
Discuss Barry Munday (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?