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The War with Grandpa (2020)

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Upset that he has to share the room he loves with his grandfather, Peter decides to declare war in an attempt to get it back.

Director:

Tim Hill

Writers:

Tom J. Astle (screenplay by), Matt Ember (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert De Niro ... Ed
Uma Thurman ... Sally
Rob Riggle ... Arthur
Oakes Fegley ... Peter
Laura Marano ... Mia
Cheech Marin ... Danny
Jane Seymour ... Diane
Christopher Walken ... Jerry
Juliocesar Chavez ... Billy
Isaac Kragten ... Steve
T.J. McGibbon ... Emma
Poppy Gagnon ... Jennifer
Lydia Styslinger ... Lisa
Joe Gelchion ... Chuck
Colin Ford ... Russell
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Storyline

Peter is thrilled that Grandpa is coming to live with his family. That is, until Grandpa moves into Peter's room, forcing him upstairs into the creepy attic. And though he loves his grandpa he wants his room back - so he has no choice but to declare war. With the help of his friends, Peter devises outrageous plans to make Grandpa surrender the room. But Grandpa is tougher than he looks. Rather than give in, Grandpa plans to get even.

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Will Peter ever get his room back? See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Family

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for rude humor, language, and some thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Released three years after filming took place. See more »

Goofs

Ed demonstrates his ignorance of simple electronic devices, such as the self-checkout, an iPad and a drone. Yet he somehow manages to log on to his grandson's (presumably password protected) computer, find the game his grandson has been playing, enter it, locate and subsequently destroy the castle he has been building for 3 years. See more »

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Billy: I think your grandpa may be a ninja.
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Written by Ray Chew and Carlos Ricketts
Performed by Trackmasters (as The Trackmasters)
Published by Marro Songs Ltd. OBO Focus State Music Publishing and Kayla Jo Music Publishing
Courtesy of Marro Records LTD
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Suitable for juveniles only...
28 August 2020 | by byron-116See all my reviews

It's pathetic to watch such great stars in this film apt for juveniles only. Watch it if you are under 14 years old.....


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 October 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Roomies See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,623,880, 11 October 2020

Gross USA:

$7,706,466

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$11,414,382
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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