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Brief Synopsis: "The story of a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad ever to his wife's two children, but complications ensue when their freewheeling, freeloading real father arrives, forcing stepdad to compete for the affection of the kids."

Overall Ranking: 2592 (Rank from 2015: # 167)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 0%
Regular 37.5%
Half-Popped 25%
Stale 25%
Burnt 12.5%


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Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
Dave Examines Movies71
Sober Film Critic James Brown70 - It's in the same sweet spot as Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's comedy vehicle Sisters.
(full review)
Dan O'Neill65(full review)
Gorgon Reviews43(full review)
Darren of Movie Reviews 10142
Bryan Lienesch39 - Far too often the film takes the comedy out of the capable hands of Ferrell and Buress and puts it in the hands of the postproduction for cheap, gimmicky laughs.
Comedy: 5
Sex Appeal: 4
Scary: 3
Rewatch: 3
Minnesota Man30 - Irksome and unpleasant...this Daddy has issues.
(full review)
Fast Film Reviews Mark Hobin16(full review)

People Involved

  • Will Ferrell (Brad)
  • Mark Wahlberg (Dusty Mayron)
  • Linda Cardellini (Sarah)
  • Paul Scheer (The Whip)
  • Hannibal Buress (Griff)
  • Alessandra Ambrosio (Karen)
  • Lamonica Garrett (Marco)
  • Cedric Yarbrough ()
  • Thomas Haden Church (Leo)
  • Kerry Cahill (Angry Mom)
  • Scarlett Estevez (Megan)
  • Owen Vaccaro (Dylan)
  • Bobby Cannavale (Dr. Francisco)
  • John Cena (Cool Dad)
  • (Director)