Tom Popper grew up having very little interaction with his father who was off exploring the world. When he grows up he spends most of time on his work and ignores his children. One day his father sends him an unusual gift: six penguins. Popper can't help but wonder why his father would send him penguins. He tries to get rid of them. But when his children and ex-wife show up to celebrate his son's birthday, the kids are taken with the penguins. And Popper finally gets to connect with his kids and his work suffers.
Carla Gugino,Ophelia Lovibond,Clark Gregg,James Tupper,Jim Carrey
In this family comedy, Jim Carrey is Mr. Popper, a driven businessman who is clueless when it comes to the important things in life until he inherits six penguins. Popper's penguins turn his swank New York apartment into a snowy winter wonderland and the rest of this life upside-down. Filmed on a refrigerated soundstage with real Gentoo Penguins, Mr. Popper's Penguins is a contemporary adaptation of the classic book.