It’s not just the fun loving, outrageous, cheesy comedy that the title intimates. It stars Williams as ‘Lance Clayton,’ a struggling writer and a dad to terrible teenage son, Kyle (Daryl Sabara). The story develops around the tragedy of his son’s sudden death and how he and those around him struggle to cope.
Written and directed by Bobcat Goldthwait, “World’s Greatest Dad” stars Robin Williams, Alexie Gilmore, Daryl Sabara, Geoff Pierson, Henry Simmons and Mitzi McCall.
The films a great mix of comedy, sorrow, drama and different twists and turns. Most interestingly perhaps, it plays on the irony of how Clayton’s son is suddenly remembered and celebrated as a hero. The school that wished to expel him suddenly