Release Date : 8 January, 2016
Director : Sean Anders
Daddy\'s Home is a 2015 American comedy film directed by Sean Anders and written by Brian Burns, Anders, and John Morris.-The film stars Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, and Linda Cardellini.
Principal photography began on November 17, 2014, in New Orleans, Louisiana. It marks the second collaboration between Ferrell and Wahlberg, following the 2010 action-comedy film The Other Guys. The film was released on December 25, 2015 by Paramount Pictures.
The film received mixed to negative reviews, praising the acting of Wahlberg, Ferrell and Church, but was a box office success grossing $115 million on a $50 million budget.
As is, I admit, the movie’s finale, which arrives after the whole scenario has delivered its five minutes of earnestness, to cut into the approximately eighty minutes of more or less utter crude sourness that preceded. Read Full Review
Usually, it just feels like the writers are waiting for Ferrell and Wahlberg to spin straw into gold -- which sometimes they do, but not nearly enough to make the movie good. In the end, Daddy's Home is a far cry from Ferrell and Wahlberg's last team Read Full Review
Daddy’s Home has a sweet message about the challenges and rewards of fatherhood. It even advocates for dance-offs as a means of conflict resolution. It’s pure silliness that would have benefited from a little more smarts. Read Full Review
The Other Guys duo Ferrell and Wahlberg reunite to good effect in a dom-com that leaves a surprisingly warm glow. Read Full Review