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FILM DETAILS
Certificate TBC
Cast
Robin Williams
Daryl Sabara
Alexie Gilmore
Geoff Pierson
Directors
Bobcat Goldthwait
Screenwriters
Bobcat Goldthwait
Running Time
99 minutes

World's Greatest Dad
Like Father’s Day, but with more hypoxyphilia


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World's Greatest Dad

Plot
Lance Clayton (Williams) is an unpublished novelist and poetry teacher. He’s also a single father to Kyle (Sabara), a teen misfit into coprophilic porn. When Kyle dies in a wanking accident, Lance decides to fake it as a suicide and ghostwrites a heartfelt note. Little does he know it’ll indirectly give him the fame he’s always secretly sought as a writer...


Verdict
Odd, confident, challenging, and featuring a brilliant turn by Williams. If only there was just a little more to it.


Reviewed by Dan Jolin

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