A once-famous New York playwright, NATE (Jemaine Clement), is struggling to finish his new play when his wife (Maria Dizzia) leaves him, taking their son. Desolate, broke and unable to pay the rent, Nate begrudgingly moves in with his widowed father, BOB (Elliott Gould), in his New Jersey retirement golf community. Bob, always quick with a joke, uses humor to deal with all of life’s challenges, and it drives Nate crazy. As Bob often says, “life’s going to happen, whether you smile or not”. Thinking his son could benefit from some discipline, Bob sends Nate to work for ELLIS (Willie Carpenter) an older ex-Marine who runs operations at the community. This is where the fun starts.
Playtime: 93 minutes
Production country / language: USA / English
Production year: 2017
Director(s): Sam Hoffman
Producer(s): Jamie Gordon, Courtney Potts, Sam Hoffman
Cast: Jemaine Clement, Elliott Gould, Joey Slotnick, Bernie McInerney