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The War with Grandpa: This is why the film is famous!

The War with Grandpa is surely one of the best comedy films you can ever watch. This 2020 American family film is a screenplay by Tom J. Astle. Director Tom Hill and Matt Ember brought this film together.  The movie is from a novel by the same name. The novel is by Robert Kimmel Smith. Talking about the sun revolves around the story of a young boy. 

Peter (Oakes Fegley) is the boy who gets into a prank war with his grandfather (Robert De Niro). The reason behind this is that he wants his grandfather to move out of his room. His life was all simple and smooth. Well it turns upside down when his grandfather moves into his house. He lives in his room and he moves in with his family. The stars in the film are Uma Thurman, Rob Riggle.

 Also you can see Laura Marano, Cheech Marin, Jane Seymour. Initially this was all set to release back in the year 2017. But, there were a lot of difficulties faced by the team. And  thus the film was available to watch only in  2020. The War with Grandpa’s release date kept changing so many times.  Several times due we fans got hopes too. Finally, theatrically it was available in the United States on October 9, 2020. It was by 101 Studios and by Brookdale Studios. Now there are also a lot of reports stating that the film will have another sequel. 

Plot of War with Grandpa:

The story starts with recently widowed Ed Marino (Robert De Niro). He and his daughter Sally Marino-Decker (Uma Thurman) meet. His daughter wanted him to move in with her family and Ed denies it initially. Somehow Sally convinces Ed. When he moves in with his daughter’s family he gets the room of their son. Peter (Oakes Fegley) is not happy with giving his room to his grandfather.

 He hates the idea of living in an attic. Sally’s husband Arthur (Rob Riggle) and two daughters, Mia (Laura Marano) and Jenny (Poppy Gagnon) welcome Ed. He spent his time in his new room only for the first day.  On the other hand Peter shared his problem with his friends. His buddies Billy (Juliocesar Chavez), Steve (Isaac Kragten) and Emma (T.J. McGibbon) listens to him.  That’s when Peter finally decides to start a war. On the other hand Ed agrees too.

 There are a set of rules that they agree to follow. In their engagement they decide to not to damage each other’s belongings. Also they decide to hide this matter from their family.  Peter decides to do a lot of pranks. He also replaces Ed’s shaving cream with quick-drying foam. Peter damages his grandfather’s record player. Well, Ed gets revenge by removing the screws from all of Peter’s furniture.  He also destroys his school report. Ed’s friends Danny (Cheech Marin) and Jerry (Christopher Walken) give him ideas too. However, Ed is happy with his granddaughter. He also spent some amazing time with his daughter and son-in-law. Slowly things start taking a turn when Ed comes to know about Peter getting bullied. 

The silent word between them keeps continuing. It is during a Christmas party when they both keep spraying bottles at each other. One leads to another thing and the secret comes out in front of everyone. When Ed reaches the hospital due to injury things get serious. When Arthur and Sally come to know about all the things they decide a punishment. They decide on a work arrest for 6 months.When Ed discharges,  Sally goes to pick him up. That’s why when she comes to know that he already left with his Lyft driver Chuck (Joe Gelchion). He left for his old house and Peter is living with a lot of guilt.  

He decides to make amends. Soon they finally reconcile and Sally comes to know about it. Ed and Peter then get along really well. Then Ed leaves with Diane as they two start a new relationship. Well, it seems like Peter was not very happy with his decision.  He looks so angry that he again decides to declare a war between them. That is what gives this entire same another funny twist. Overall the sun has a very happy ending and it is surely a very heartwarming movie to watch. 

Truly the movie had got different types of reviews from people around the globe. Well if you are someone who likes to watch movies like this that are very funny yet twisty do go for it. Surely it is a film that will not disappoint you. It is a nice entertaining thing to watch in your free time.


Cast of War with Grandpa:

Here are the amazing actors who made the film totally mind blowing.

  • Oakes Fegley as Peter Decker.
  • Robert De Niro plays the role as Ed Marino.
  • Uma Thurman acts as Sally Marino-Decker.
  • Rob Riggle plays the role of Arthur Decker.
  • Laura Marano as Mia Decker.
  • Poppy Gagnon acts as Jenny Decker.
  • Cheech Marin plays the role of Danny.
  • Christopher Walken as Jerry.
  • Jane Seymour acts as Diane.
  • Juliocesar Chavez plays the role of Billy.
  • Isaac Kragten as Steve.
  • T.J. McGibbon is acting as Emma.
  • Colin Ford plays the role of Russell.
  • Joe Gelchion as Chuck.

To Sum it all up this article will let you know everything about the movie. From its initial release date to the final one. Well you will know about everything. Also for the readers who are looking for a glimpse of what is happening in the movie you can read it. We gave you the complete plot line of the movie. If we get any new updates we will also add it.

Also we keep the article up-to-date so you can get all the latest information regarding the movie. Well You can also know in detail about the cast members. Know about all the main actors who made this movie amazing. Also if you have not watched it yet go for it right now. If you’re looking for a light-hearted movie then this is the best one for you. Also there are a lot of competitions that will make it entertaining.

Swetha Sivakumar
Swetha Sivakumar
I am Swetha Sivakumar an Engineer who is obsessed with writing and keeping myself updated with latest and fun news to turn it into an article.


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