Charming kids steal the show

IT’S pretty obvious who rules the roost in the dysfunctional family at the heart of this film. The kids do!

The oldest, Lottie, is concerned about the lies she is going to have to tell when they visit Scotland to celebrate the 75th birthday of their grandfather Gordie (Connolly). Parents Doug (Tennant) and Abi (Pike) are living separately after an indiscretion by one of them and are constantly bickering. They want, however, to maintain a semblance of family unity for Gordie’s sake. Mickey (Smalldridge) is obsessed with Vikings,