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The Brothers Solomon -- A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.

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Director:
Writer (WGA):
Will Forte (written by)
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Release Date:
7 September 2007 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
They want to put a baby in you.
Plot:
A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
1 win See more »
User Reviews:
An Average Comedy See more (46 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Will Arnett ... John Solomon

Will Forte ... Dean Solomon

Chi McBride ... James

Kristen Wiig ... Janine

Malin Akerman ... Tara

Lee Majors ... Ed Solomon

Michael Ormsby ... Young John Solomon

Ryan Wynott ... Young Dean Solomon

Bob Odenkirk ... Jim Treacher

Sam Lloyd ... Dr. Spencer

Charles Rahi Chun ... Dr. Wong (as Charles Chun)

Ryun Yu ... Dr. Wang

Bill Hader ... Recumbent Biker

Jenna Fischer ... Michelle
Susanne Wright ... Erica

Derek Waters ... Video Store Clerk
Chandler Hill ... Ron

Ashley Johnson ... Patricia

Brooke Bloom ... Grocery Shopper
Anna Becker ... Grocery Checker

Brian Scolaro ... Medical Delivery Guy

Anita Maria Taylor ... Video Store Customer

Nicole Randall Johnson ... Birthing Instructor

Stephanie Courtney ... Sara

Michael Naughton ... Husband #1
Steven Pierce ... Husband #2
Todd Farr ... Ken
Babara Perry ... Old Woman

Casey Wilson ... Fertility Clinic Worker (as Casey Rose Wilson)

Bruce Green ... Sleazy Guy

Hyla Matthews ... Jenny's Mom
Aly Carpenter ... Jenny

Eric Hoffman ... Cop
Jason Pardo ... New Dad

John Colton ... Older Gentleman
Fatma Dabo ... Tribal Woman

Rob McKittrick ... Man in the Street

Ginger Williams ... Lady with Buggy

Jesse Warren ... Brad

Andrew Friedman ... Nervous Dad
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dave Eveler ... Resident (uncredited)
Aidan Gonzales ... Baby in Newborn Nursery (uncredited)
Andrew Gonzales ... Newborn Nursery Baby (uncredited)

Mark Anthony Williams ... Janine's Co-Worker (uncredited)

Raymond T. Williams ... Janine's Co-Worker (uncredited)

Directed by
Bob Odenkirk 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Will Forte (written by)

Produced by
Matt Berenson .... producer
Paddy Cullen .... executive producer
Gail Laskowski .... co-producer
Caryn Mandabach .... executive producer
Michael Shear .... associate producer
Tom Werner .... producer
 
Original Music by
John Swihart 
 
Cinematography by
Tim Suhrstedt 
 
Film Editing by
Tracey Wadmore-Smith 
 
Casting by
Lisa Beach 
Sarah Katzman 
 
Production Design by
John Paino 
 
Art Direction by
Marc Dabe 
 
Costume Design by
Melina Root 
 
Makeup Department
Toni G .... makeup department head
Geneva Nash Morgan .... makeup artist (as Geneva Nash-Morgan)
Sheree Morgan .... key makeup artist
Thomas Opitz .... key hair stylist
Solina Tabrizi .... hair stylist
Terrie Velazquez Owen .... department head hair stylist (as Terrie Velazquez-Owen)
 
Production Management
Peter McManus .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Van Hayden .... first assistant director
Traci M. Lewis .... second assistant director
Michael T. McNerney .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Jenny Baum .... on-set dresser
Randy L. Childs .... propmaker foreman
David Corral .... greensman
Louise Del Araujo .... lead
Tracy Dishman .... assistant property master
Joey Genitempo .... stand-by painter
Karen Higgins .... construction coordinator
Steven Kissick .... general foreman
Kami Laprade .... assistant props
Lynda Lopez .... art department assistant (as Lynda J. Lopez)
Alexander G. Lyle IV .... set dresser
Cynthia Nibler .... property master
John Puglisi .... storyboard artist
Katie Rixon .... art department coordinator
Susie Thompson .... set dresser
Brian Tipton .... shop foreman
Jason Vanover .... key greensman
 
Sound Department
Gregg Barbanell .... foley artist
Keith Bilderbeck .... sound effects editor
Juan Cisneros .... boom operator
Mark DeSimone .... adr mixer: New York
Alan Freedman .... adr mixer
Gary Gegan .... sound re-recording mixer
Steven Gerrior .... assistant sound editor
David Halbert .... boom operator
Stephen Halbert .... sound mixer
Larry Hopkins .... layback sound mixer
Matthew Iadarola .... supervising re-recording mixer
Pamela Kahn .... foley artist
Doug Mountain .... supervising sound engineer (as Douglas Mountain)
Chris Navarro .... adr mixer
Thomas O'Neil Younkman .... dialog editor
Angelo Palazzo .... sound editor
Miguel Rivera .... supervising sound editor
Lucy Sustar .... foley mixer
 
Visual Effects by
Andy Chih-Jen Chang .... digital compositor: Pixel Magic
Victor DiMichina .... digital imaging supervisor
David Geoghegan .... digital compositor
Jim Gorman .... digital compositor
James David Hattin .... compositing supervisor: Pixel Magic
Bonnie Kanner .... visual effects executive producer: Pixel Magic
Kevin Kipper .... digital effects artist
George Macri .... visual effects producer: Pixel Magic
Krista Maryanski .... post production coordinator
John R. McConnell .... 2D Compositor: Pixel Magic
Ray McIntyre Jr. .... visual effects supervisor
Reid Paul .... senior digital effects supervisor
Reid Paul .... visual effects producer
 
Stunts
Jason Pierce .... stunt driver
Brea Tisdale .... stunt driver
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Matt Bardocz .... best boy electric
Don Canfield .... camera operator: cablecam
Brian Cantrell .... rigging gaffer
Chris Cuevas .... assistant camera
Mark Figueroa .... first assistant camera
Jake Funk .... grip
Paul Goodstein .... key grip
Jeffrey Greeley .... camera operator
Keith A. Hascher .... rigging electrician
Doug Hyun .... special photography
Carrie Lazar .... camera loader
Brent Matejcek .... grip
Paul McIlvaine .... gaffer
Merrick Morton .... still photographer
Mark Vollmer .... key rigging grip
Chuck Weiss .... video assist operator
 
Casting Department
Jeni Thornell .... extras casting
Karen Wood .... extras casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Gala Autumn .... costume supervisor
Danielle Baker .... set costumer
Terri Middleton .... costumer
Andrea Napier .... set costumer
Kip Ren .... costumer
 
Editorial Department
Kyler Boudreau .... post-production assistant
Gary Burritt .... negative cutter
Kristine McPherson .... additional editor
Kristine McPherson .... first assistant editor
 
Music Department
Amanda Barrett .... vocalist
Ted Blaisdell .... score mixer
Michael Brake .... music editor
Abby DeWald .... vocalist
Greg Hayes .... score recordist
Maarten Hofmeijer .... music recordist
Justin Reeve .... music coordinator
G. Marq Roswell .... music supervisor
Adam Swart .... music supervisor
Chris Tedesco .... orchestra contractor
 
Transportation Department
Mike Belt .... mechanic
Kirk Huston .... transportation captain
Seth Levine .... driver
Marty Osborne .... picture vehicle coordinator
 
Other crew
Jorge Luis Alvarez .... key assistant location manager
H. Leah Amir .... key craft service
Leanne Boyce .... accounting assistant
Linda Brown .... unit publicist
Maria Charavino .... assistant: Mr. Werner (as Maria Ciaravino)
Bob Claster .... teleprompter operator
S.R. Conger .... assistant accountant
Sarah Connolly .... assistant production coordinator
Susan Ehrhart .... production coordinator
Robert Foulkes .... location manager
Stacey Jennings .... assistant: Mr Berenson
Sherry Kecskes .... payroll accountant
Zoa Keith .... office clerk
Steven Kissick .... general foreman
Mimi Markoe .... production assistant
Jason Pardo .... assistant to director
Jason Pardo .... assistant: Mr. Odenkirk
Casey Potter .... production assistant
Michael J. Rosenstein .... assistant: Ms. Laskowski
Shane Sankey .... production secretary
Jim Schiro .... first assistant accountant
Andre C. Verderame .... production assistant
Whit Vogel .... production assistant
Whitney J. Willard .... production accountant
Justin Woychowski .... key set production assistant
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for language and sexual content
Runtime:
93 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The name John Solomon (and the Solomon surname) comes from Will Forte's friend and writing partner John Solomon, one of the co-writers of MacGruber.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: The doctor mistakingly calls Dean "Will". Will Forte is the actor, but his character's name is Dean Solomon.See more »
Quotes:
John Solomon:Do you have any pictures of the kids? Something that we can...
[points to picture of adoption agency representative's son]
John Solomon:Oh, Dean. How about that little guy?
Dean Solomon:No friggin' way! Under no circumstances. He's got like Bells Palsy or something.
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Soundtrack:
The Yeah Yeah Yeah SongSee more »

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2 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
An Average Comedy, 3 May 2010
Author: jplank1475 from United States

I would have given this movie a higher score if kept me laughing throughout the whole film. Don't misunderstand, there are HILARIOUS parts in this movie but as a whole, it deserves an average.

Will Arnet is amazing at being awkwardly hysterical, and I feel he really did his part. Will Forte though just didn't hold up his part of the deal I'm afraid.

One thing I thought was funny was how they are such horrible drivers, they may have hit five cars or so swerving around traffic and nobody said a thing about it. Something subtle like that really makes me laugh.

I must say though, the opening credits were the highlight of this movie. My sides were aching before the movie even started...but the rest of the movie just funny, not side splitting.

Worth a watch for sure

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