According to The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros. will be releasing The Judge starring Robert Downey Jr. on October 10th, 2014. The dramedy stars Robert Downey Jr. as a successful attorney who returns to his hometown for his mother’s funeral to discover that his estranged father (Robert Duvall), the town’s judge, is suspected of murder. As he sets out to find the truth, he reconnects with the family he had walked away from years before.
David Dobkin (Wedding Crashers and The Change-Up) directs the film, which co-stars Vera Farmiga, Billy Bob Thorton, Vincent D’Onofrio, Dax Shepard, Melissa Leo, and Leighton Meester.
On its release date, The Judge will go up against Disney’s Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day and the Seth Rogen comedy The Interview.