Why Him?

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Why Him?

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Ned is devoted to his daughter Stephanie, and he can be a bit overprotective. So when he meets her Silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, he just has one question: ‘Why Him?’

Laird means well and adores Stephanie, but there’s no filter between his brain and his mouth, and he and Ned don’t exactly hit it off. So Ned’s horror only gets worse when Laird tells him he’s going to propose to Stephanie. It’s time for a father vs. (possible) son-in-law battle for her affection! 

Bryan Cranston and James Franco go to war in ‘Why Him?’, a hilarious Christmas comedy from the director of ‘I Love You, Man’. 

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  • Cast members
    James Franco, Bryan Cranston, Zoey Deutch
  • Running time
    111 minutes
  • Directed by
    John Hamburg
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Why Him

Reviewer: CMCDate: 2017-01-06

Funny Laugh out loud comedy. Brilliant if you love toilet humour Ticked all the boxes in my opinion Bryan Cranston is a gem, but the mum steels the show !!


Reviewer: phlukkeDate: 2016-12-30

underwhelming and basic production line comedy. box ticking , bank balance filler for Stiller and Hill. just falls into the 'likable' side of the review fence. killed some time in this quiet period.

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