Taglines: Are you our daddy?
Upon learning that their mother has been lying to them for years about their allegedly deceased father, two fraternal twin brothers hit the road in order to find him.
The film marks the directorial debut of the veteran cinematographer. Helms and Wilson play Peter and Kyle Reynolds, two brothers whose eccentric mother (Glenn Close) raised them to believe their father had died when they were young. When they discover this to be a lie, they set out to find their real father, learning more about their mother than they probably ever wanted to know.
Bastards is an American comedy film directed by Lawrence Sher and written by Justin Malen. The film stars Owen Wilson, Ed Helms, J. K. Simmons, Ving Rhames, Katt Williams, Terry Bradshaw, and Glenn Close. Principal photography began on October 5, 2015, in Atlanta. The film is scheduled for an January 27, 2017, release. Sher is making his directorial debut with the film.
Directed by: Lawrence Sher
Starring: Owen Wilson, Ed Helms, J. K. Simmons, Ving Rhames, Katt Williams, Terry Bradshaw, Glenn Close, Katie Aselton, Ryan Cartwright
Screenplay by: Justin Malen
Production Design by: Stephen H. Carter
Cinematography by: John Lindley
Film Editing by: Dana E. Glauberman
Set Decoration by: Ruston Head, Jeanette Scott, Kimberly Wannop
Art Direction by: Jeremy Woolsey
Music by: Rob Simonsen
MPAA Rating: R for language and sexual references throughout.
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Release Date: January 27, 2017