Movies: Father of Invention
Father of Invention
Drama, Comedy
 
Millionaire infomercial guru, Robert Axle loses everything when one of his inventions has a design flaw that accidentally chops off the fingers of thousands of customers. After serving eight years in prison, a disgraced Axle is released, and ready to redeem his name and rebuild his empire with a new innovation. However, Axle's ex-wife has spent all of his money and moved into his house with her new husband. Out of desperation, he finds a part-time job as a janitor, and is forced to move in with his estranged daughter and her over-protective roommates. . With all his wheels spinning, Axle soon realizes before he can be successful with his new creation, first he must reinvent himself. Rated PG-13 for sexual material and language.
Cast: Virginia Madsen, Heather Graham, Kevin Spacey, Michael Rosenbaum, Camilla Belle
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Directed by: Trent Cooper
Written by: Trent Cooper, Jonathan D. Krane
Running time: 1hr 33min
Opens: Oct 07, 2011 NY/LA
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