Robert De Niro (left) and Oakes Fegley in a scene from The War With Grandpa (category: IIA), directed by Tim Hill and co-starring Uma Thurman. Photo: Handout Robert De Niro (left) and Oakes Fegley in a scene from The War With Grandpa (category: IIA), directed by Tim Hill and co-starring Uma Thurman. Photo: Handout
Robert De Niro (left) and Oakes Fegley in a scene from The War With Grandpa (category: IIA), directed by Tim Hill and co-starring Uma Thurman. Photo: Handout

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The War With Grandpa movie review: Robert De Niro can’t save this forgettable family comedy

  • He showed he’s still a force to be reckoned with in The Irishman, yet De Niro returns to lowbrow comedy – and this one has few genuine laughs
  • A Home Alone-inspired series of increasingly elaborate pranks, booby traps, and practical jokes fail to get the desired results

Topic |   American films
Robert De Niro (left) and Oakes Fegley in a scene from The War With Grandpa (category: IIA), directed by Tim Hill and co-starring Uma Thurman. Photo: Handout Robert De Niro (left) and Oakes Fegley in a scene from The War With Grandpa (category: IIA), directed by Tim Hill and co-starring Uma Thurman. Photo: Handout
Robert De Niro (left) and Oakes Fegley in a scene from The War With Grandpa (category: IIA), directed by Tim Hill and co-starring Uma Thurman. Photo: Handout
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