With Father’s Day this weekend, there’s no better time to reflect on all the potential perils of fatherhood. (Our recent A.V. To Z on bad dads in fiction might be a good place to start.) Being a dad isn’t easy, and being a stepdad is even harder. And when you’re a stepdad forced to compete with a motorcycle-driving manly man who’s come back into your stepkids’ life to make you look like a chump, you’re bound to make some comically poor decisions.

That’s the premise of Daddy’s Home, the new movie reuniting The Other Guys stars Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg as a pair of dueling dads who find themselves in an escalating war for filial affection. Ferrell—operating in his dogged nice guy mode—plays Brad, who’s slowly making in-roads with his wife’s kids. Those efforts are disrupted when her bad boy ex-husband Dusty—Wahlberg, who the movie seems to think looks a lot sexier and more badass with slicked-back hair than reality would suggest—barges back into their lives.

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From there, things progress about as you’d expect them to, with the two dads engaging in increasingly ludicrous competitions for the kids’ love, and Brad getting increasingly Will Ferrell-y as the situation gets out of hand. The trailer posits Dusty as the one with the consistent upper hand, so there aren’t any scenes of Wahlberg descending into the high-pitched apoplexy that made his performance in The Other Guys so fun, but it’s probably only a matter of time before he breaks it out. Daddy’s Home opens on Christmas of this year.