Why Him? - Overview

Genre:   Comedy  
Opened: Dec 23, 2016     Run Time: 1hr 51min  
Cast: Bryan Cranston   James Franco  Zoey Deutch   Griffin Gluck        
Director: John Hamburg   
Producer: Shawn Levy   Ben Stiller   Jonah Hill   Dan Levine
Why Him?: Over the holidays, loving but overprotective dad Ned Fleming travels to California to visit his daughter at Stanford-where he meets his biggest nightmare: her well-meaning but socially awkward Silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, Laird Mayhew. Ned thinks Laird, who has absolutely no filter, is a wildly inappropriate match for the apple of his eye. Ned's panic level escalates when the straight-laced Midwesterner, who finds himself increasingly ou... Read More
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Rotten Tomatoes 39%  on  Rotten Tomatoes
Flixter 59%  on  Flixter
Box Office Data
# Weeks 12
# Total Gross $60.2M
Additional Content for Why Him?
Why Him?
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Theatrical Distributor: 20th Century Fox Distribution
Production Company: 21 Laps Entertainment
Production Company: Red Hour Films
Editorial Services Facility: Mad Old Nut Productions
Visual Effects: Level 256
Camera Dollies Provider: Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment, Inc.
Animal Wrangler: Birds & Animals Unlimited
Color and Finishing Services Provider: Company 3
Post Production Facilities Provider: 20th Century Fox Studio Facilities
5 star rating 5
Why Him undoubtedly has moments of sheer laughter and stupidity, but overwhelming moments of crude, unnecessary quips and senseless plot insertions take away fr...
4 star rating 4
Looks like a family movie besides the rating wouldn't you think just a couple bad words? No straight into the movie it was terrible I couldn't even finish the m...