GenreComedy, Drama Music directorNick Urata CountryUnited States
Release dateFebruary 15, 2010 (2010-02-15) (Berlinale)
October 14, 2011 (2011-10-14) (United States) WriterJonathan D. Krane, Trent Cooper CastKevin Spacey (Robert Axle), Camilla Belle (Claire Axle), Heather Graham (Phoebe), Virginia Madsen (Lorraine), John Stamos, Johnny Knoxville Similar moviesJupiter Ascending, Fish Tank, Factory Girl, The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things, At the Edge of the Abyss, Pitch Perfect 2
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Father of Invention is a 2010 American comedy-drama film directed by Trent Cooper, and stars Kevin Spacey, Camilla Belle and Johnny Knoxville.
Robert Axle, a New Orleans-based infomercial guru, loses it all when one of his inventions maims thousands of customers. After eight years in a maximum-security prison, Axle is ready to redeem his name and rebuild his billion-dollar empire. But first he must convince his estranged daughter to let him live with her and her quirky, over-protective roommates.
Kevin Spacey as Robert Axle
Virginia Madsen as Lorraine
John Stamos as Steven "Steve" Leslie Thurmond
Johnny Knoxville as Troy Coangelo
Camilla Belle as Claire Elizabeth (formerly Axle but dropped the last name after her father went to prison.)
Heather Graham as Phoebe
Michael Rosenbaum as Eddie
Anna Anissimova as Donna
Craig Robinson as Jerry
Rhoda Griffis as Penny Camp
Danny Comden as Matt James
Marc Macaulay as Grocery Store Clerk
Audra Marie as Businessman's Date
Mary Elizabeth Cobb as Sheila
Julia Lashae as Lily’s Mother
The film currently has a 0% critic rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a 27% audience score.