The Brothers Solomon

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The Brothers Solomon ★½ 2007 (R)

Dean (Forte) and and John (Arnett) decide to grant their father's (Majors) last wish before he slipped into a coma: a grandchild. Unfortunately, they were raised in the Arctic, have no social skills, and are, well, idiots. Along comes surroman. gate Janine (Wiig), who is willing to bear the child for a price. Mostly, though, it's just a set up for an endless series of gags based on how stupid and out of touch the brothers are. Arnett and Forte's “even dumber than dumberer” act, as directed by Odenkirk, is exhausting and the occasional splashes of sweetness don't make up for what is basically a onejoke extended sketch comedy skit. 93m/C DVD . US Will Arnett, Will Forte, Chi McBride, Jenna Fischer, Kristen Wiig, Malin Akerman, David Koechner, Lee Majors; D: Bob Odenkirk; W: Will Forte; C: Tim Suhrstedt; M: John Swihart.