The movie adaptation of Robert Kimmel Smith’s The Struggle With Grandpa was initially presupposed to hit theaters in February of 2018, however it acquired thrown into movie purgatory when its unique distributor, The Weinstein Firm, filed for chapter. Now, in 2020, it’s set to see the sunshine of day, with a theatrical launch scheduled for Oct. 9.
Robert De Niro stars as Ed, an previous man who involves a compromise together with his daughter Sally (Uma Thurman). As a substitute of being despatched to dwell in a nursing house, he’ll come to dwell with Sally, her husband (Rob Riggle), and her two children, Mia (Laura Marano) and Peter (Oakes Fegley).
Sadly, the association doesn’t swimsuit Peter, who has been kicked out of his room in order that Ed can transfer in. He declares warfare on his grandfather, and rallies his faculty pals to assist him out, whereas Ed recruits his friends — Jerry (Christopher Walken), Danny (Cheech Marin), and Diane (Jane Seymour) — to retaliate.
The trailer has precisely the sorts of pranks you’d anticipate — foam sealant instead of Ed’s shaving cream, diaper jokes from the children and the previous crew — in addition to Christopher Walken using a hoverboard.
The Struggle With Grandpa is ready to hit theaters Oct. 9.