Genre: Family adoption crisis comedy
Rating: PG 118’ mild themes, coarse language, drug references and violence
Director: Sean Anders
Based on a true story
When Pete and Ellie decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl, they find themselves speeding from zero to three kids overnight. Now, Pete and Ellie must hilariously try to learn the ropes of instant parenthood in the hopes of becoming a family.
“This is a funny-serious, family-friendly movie about a weighty subject, and somehow it works.” San Francisco Chronicle
“”Instant Family” takes the stuff of real life and turns it into a touching reminder of what love can do for the people who need it.” Indiewire
“It’s genial and spirited and – unsurprisingly, given its genesis – has at least a basic feel for life as it’s lived, full of stings and surprises.” Hollywood Reporter