Dirty Grandpa is a 2016 American comedy/coming of age film about a lawyer who drives his grandfather to Florida during spring break. The film was directed by Dan Mazer and written by John Phillips. It stars Robert De Niro, Zac Efron, Aubrey Plaza, and Zoey Deutch.
Filming began on January 19, 2015 in Atlanta and ended on May 9. Dirty Grandpa was theatrically released on January 22, 2016 by Lionsgate. It grossed $105.2 million against a production budget of $25 million, but it was met with strongly negative critical reception, and is considered one of the worst films ever made.
Jason Kelly is a lawyer who works for his father. Jason's grandmother dies, and after the funeral, his Army veteran grandfather, Dick, asks Jason to drive him to Boca Raton, Florida. Jason is getting married to his controlling fiancée, Meredith, in one week, but decides to take his grandfather anyway.