Dirty Grandpa Poster

Release Date: January 22nd, 2016

DVD Release Date: May 16th, 2016

R|1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary
Uptight lawyer Jason Kelly (Zac Efron) is one week away from marrying his boss's controlling daughter, putting him on the fast track for a partnership at his firm. Tricked by his grandfather Dick (Robert De Niro), Jason finds himself driving the foulmouthed old man to Daytona Beach, Fla., for a wild spring break that includes frat parties, bar fights and an epic night of karaoke. While Jason worries about the upcoming wedding, Dick tries to show his grandson how to live life to the fullest.

Cast: Robert De Niro, Zac Efron, Aubrey Plaza, Zoey Deutch, Jason Mantzoukas, Dermot Mulroney, Julianne Hough, Danny Glover

Director: Dan Mazer

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Josephson Entertainment, Bill Block Media, QED International

Distributors: Lionsgate Films

Keywords: Daughter, Car, Quest, Hilarious, House, 2010s, Cheeky, Charming, Hotel

Ratings & Reviews

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  • There’s no issue with De Niro and Efron’s effort; both are game for every disgusting line and ludicrous set-piece. But they have less material to work with than Aubrey Plaza’s costume designer. show more

  • The shock value of the dialogue – and it is staggeringly rude at times – is neutered by a rambling lack of narrative drive and, ultimately, a sentimental justification that feels disingenuous. show more

  • Characters are introduced as archetypes to serve as jokes and little more. show more

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