While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's eighteenth birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's wedding.
After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis, and 400 costumed party crashers sometimes crazy follows you.
While still in his teens, Donny (Adam Sandler) fathered a son, Todd (Andy Samberg), and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited Donny suddenly shows up. Trying desperately to reconnect with his son, Donny is now forced to deal with the repercussions of his bad parenting skills. Written by
The film was poorly received by critics, and disliked by Adam Sandler fans, mostly due to the depiction of a young Donnie having an underage sexual relationship with Mary, which is a crime. Sean Anders won Hall of Shame at the 2013 Alliance of Women Film Journalist. The film came in second place as worst film at the Houston Film Critics Society Awards in 2013. The film won obviously worst film at the Oklahoma Films Critics Circle Awards in 2013, and the film won four awards at the Razzie Awards in 2013, which Adam Sandler won worst actor. The film won worst screenplay. Adam Sandler, Leighton Meester, Andy Samberg, and Susan Sarandon won Worst Screen Couple. Nick Swardson and Vanilla Ice both won worst supporting actor. See more »
In the courtroom Donny gets punched in the face by his father, which is voiced by Blake Clark even though we only see his arm. See more »
[about the IRS]
You haven't paid taxes since '94, Donny!
What- I thought they were taking it out automatically!
I told them that's what you thought and they said it's the stupidest thing they ever heard.
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Seems every movie Sandler does these days gets hated on. People saying this is the worst movie ever made in history...really? You people must not have seen many movies. Regardless of what Sandler does the rest of his career its now popular to point out how it sucks and not as funny as his old movies. I enjoyed this movie, laughing out loud several times. Sandler does a great job playing the father. The bachelor party scenes are epic, really feel for the characters. Uncle Vanny? Hilarious. At no point in this movie did I think "oh man this is the worst thing I've seen in my life." Had good feeling, good comedy, a solid entry to Sandlers recent works. Much much better than the one where he played his sister.
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