Movies like Father Figures

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Father Figures (2017)
 5.5
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Father Figures (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Upon learning that their mother has been lying to them for years about their allegedly deceased father, two fraternal twin brothers hit the road in order to find him.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, sincere, captivating, entertaining
Plot: brother brother relationship, fraternal twins, unknown father, road trip, dumb, father son relationship, craziness, twins, fool, family relations, brothers, parents and children, father and son, mother son relationship, family reunited, escapades, search for father, father son reunion, hitchhiker, family, rich man, kids and family, father, humour, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Father Figures

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, captivating and entertaining films with plots about family relations, parents and children, family, father son relationship, relationships, humour and dysfunctional family mostly in Comedy, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Father Figures: Jeff, Who Lives at Home (2011), Fathers & Sons (2010), My Father's Bike (2012), Helicopter Mom (2014), See You in Valhalla (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jeff, Who Lives at Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dispatched from his basement room on an errand for his mother, slacker Jeff might discover his destiny (finally) when he spends the day with his brother as he tracks his possibly adulterous wife.
Style: humorous, melancholic, touching, enigmatic, twists and turns ...
Plot: slacker, destiny, loneliness, everyday life, parents and children, naivete, loser, existentialism, character change, immature, brother brother relationship, midlife crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fathers & Sons (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Fathers & Sons is a comedic exploration of a group of men and their relationships with their fathers. A middle-aged Jewish man meets his father for the first time at the funeral of his mother. A south-Asian accountant introduces his white fiance ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family problems, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, death in the family, siblings relations, father son relationship, bollywood, brother brother relationship, jewish, father and son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
My Father's Bike (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Grandfather's wife unexpectedly leaves him for another man and this sparks a series of events. His son and grandson arrive from abroad and set of for a journey to find a woman dear to each of them.
Style: emotional, humorous, road movie, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: family relations, aging, on the road, parents and children, family problems, musician's life, father son relationship, teenager, father son reunion, musician, road trip, grandfather grandson relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Helicopter Mom (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Maggie Cooper thinks it would be really cool if her son Lloyd were gay. So cool, in fact, that she outs him to the entire school.
Style: funny, feel good, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Plot: gay, humiliation, domineering mother, parents and children, mother son relationship, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, con trick, fall in love, humour, relationships, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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See You in Valhalla (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After the bizarre death of her brother, Johana Burwood must return home after four years, to face her strange siblings, her out of touch father and her very touchy past.
Style: humorous, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: brother sister relationship, family problems, parents and children, kids and family, family, brother brother relationship, relationships, family secret, relationship problems, secret past, father son relationship, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
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Father & Sons (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Joseph and his two sons, Joachim and Ivan, form a close-knit family but fail to see that each one is losing control of his life. Joachim is supposed to be studying psychiatry but spends most of his time daydreaming about his ex-girlfriend, Ivan ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: father son relationship, brother brother relationship, family relations, parents and children, brothers, kids and family, brother, life, family, family problems, relationship problems, eccentric family ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
In Memory of My Father (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The youngest son of a legendary Hollywood producer, a Robert Evans type, accepts a bribe from his father to document his death.
Style: touching, humorous, cynical, semi serious, entertaining ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, family problems, lifestyle, love and romance, parents and children, hollywood, dysfunctional family, brother brother relationship, narcissism, film producer, funeral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 16K
Are You Here (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Steve Dallas, a womanizing local weatherman, hears that his off-the-grid best friend Ben Baker has lost his estranged father, the two return to Ben's childhood home. Once there, they discover Ben has inherited the family fortune, and the ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: inheritance, friendship, family relations, homecoming, family, friends, childhood friends, childhood friend, womanizer, weatherman, existentialism, family drama ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 80s
Place: usa, maryland, virginia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Johnson Family Vacation (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: AAA can't help the roadside emergency that is the JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION. Even the on-board navigation system has a meltdown on Nate Johnson and his family's cross-country trek to their annual family reunion/grudge match. Reluctantly ...
Style: humorous, not serious, road movie, sexy, absurd ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: family relations, on the road, eccentric family, nothing goes right, family life, parents and children, mischievous children, siblings relations, road trip, family, interracial romance, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.4
 144
Bootleg Dad (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ian discovers that André, a former soap opera star and current alcoholic is his real father. Ian decides to go work at his ruined mascot business where he finds a place populated by extravagant people and discovers the meaning of fatherhood.
Style: entertaining, captivating, sincere
Plot: parenthood, parents and children, fatherhood, humour, absent father, teenager, relationship problems, paternity revealed, lifestyle, father and son, social problems, search for father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 5K
The Brothers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the other three friends find themselves having to ...
Style: touching, feel good, romantic, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, relationships, singleness, battle of the sexes, love and romance, male bonding, friendship between men, male friendship, african american, playboy, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 350
The Relatives (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: One morning, the father of the family decides to fulfill his lifelong dream: to go with his family to the Grushinsky festival and perform his song there. The family is forced to come to terms with the desire of a tyrant father and go on a road trip ...
Style: entertaining, light, humorous, feel good, funny ...
Plot: road trip, parents and children, kids and family, father son relationship, family relations, escapades, travel, husband wife relationship, adventure, travelogue, family, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 20K
Yes Day (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A mom and dad who usually say no decide to say yes to their kids' wildest requests — with a few ground rules — on a whirlwind day of fun and adventure.
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, funny, light ...
Plot: kids and family, family relations, parent child relationship, children, parents, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, family, parents and children, humour, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tim Alexander's A Mother's Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Regina Reynolds is a strong black woman in the truest sense -- but her taste for the good life doesn't necessarily include her husband, Marcus, or her daughter, Monica. It's going to take a mother's unconditional love to pray Regina ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Plot: parents and children, family life, couples, family problems, dysfunctional family, couple relations, family relations, black romance, marriage, woman, changing lives, humour ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Open Road (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Minor leaguer Carlton Garret takes an unexpected road trip to track down his estranged father, legendary baseball player Kyle Garret when Carlton’s mother becomes sick. Once reunited, Carlton struggles to deal with the series of misadventures ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, road movie ...
Plot: father son relationship, family relations, baseball, road trip, on the road, parents and children, estrangement, family problems, nothing goes right, disorder, dysfunctional family, estranged son ...
Place: ohio, houston texas, united states, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dad in Training (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Following the breakdown of his marriage, a self-involved man begins to embrace fatherhood.
Style: feel good, light, funny, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: divorce, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, family, single parent, father, fatherhood, kids and family, parents and children, family relations, parenthood, relationships ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
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Like Father (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a workaholic young executive, is left at the altar, she ends up on her Caribbean honeymoon cruise with the last person she ever expected: her estranged and equally workaholic father. The two depart as strangers, but over the course of a few ...
Style: sweet, light, sincere, touching, entertaining ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, workaholic, cruise, father daughter reunion, father daughter conflict, parents and children, father and daughter, breakup, family relations, relationships, travel, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 37K
The Guilt Trip (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventor and his mom hit the road together so he can sell his latest invention.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: road trip, overprotective mother, single parent, family relations, salesman, parents and children, on the road, protective parent, parent child relationship, hitchhiker, cross country, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, las vegas, united states, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 142
Brothers (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Three brothers, a cook, an author and a convict, reunite to look for their father after their mother dies in Germany. Soon they realize that they know less about their mother (and have less in common) than they had thought.
Style: light, entertaining, captivating
Plot: brother brother relationship, family relations, family reunited, relationships, mother son relationship, reunion, search for mother, brother brother reunion, family secret, brother, brothers, heart attack ...
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.4
 8K
Sextuplets (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An expecting father-to-be discovers he has many other siblings and tries to track them down before his baby is born.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teen comedy
Plot: family relations, uncover truth, family, escapades, family problems, brother brother relationship, brother sister relationship, large family, dark humor, mother son relationship, eccentric family, search for mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Merry Friggin' Christmas (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Boyd Mitchler and his family must spend Christmas with his estranged family of misfits. Upon realizing that he left all his son's gifts at home, he hits the road with his dad in an attempt to make the 8-hour round trip before sunrise.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, entertaining
Plot: nothing goes right, eccentric family, family gatherings, disorder, escapades, on the road, family relations, parents and children, race against time, road trip, christmas present, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Father of Invention (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nearly a decade after a faulty product landed him in prison, an arrogant inventor is determined to restore his reputation and rebuild his fortune. But first, he has to convince his estranged daughter that he's worthy of a second chance.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: parents and children, inventions and discoveries, father daughter relationship, technology gone awry, family relations, redemption, disorder, fish out of water, nothing goes right, lifestyle, business, father and daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Wish I Was Here (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor, father and husband, is 35 years old and still trying to find a purpose for his life. He and his wife are barely getting by financially and Aidan passes his time by fantasizing about being the great futuristic ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous, touching ...
Plot: direction and purpose, self discovery, actor's life, thirtysomething life, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, artists and showbiz, strong female character, brother brother relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Marquez-Castillo Siblings (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A group of four siblings compete for the heritage of their father.
Style: light, captivating, entertaining, feel good, funny ...
Plot: money, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, rivals, contests and competitions, silly humor, family relations, father and son, escapades, sibling rivalry, humour, absurd humor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
3 Days with Dad (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The last thing Eddie Mills wants to do is go home to deal with his dying Dad. But the Catholic guilt gnaws at him, and he returns home to his crazy family, an overbearing step-mother, and his bear of a father. Once there, Eddie is confronted with a ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: family relations, confronting the past, family, family problems, domineering mother, relationship problems, overbearing parent, relationships, father son relationship, parents and children, revelation, guilty conscience ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.8
 552
Mom Squad (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: New mother Line is living the high life in Hong Kong with husband Bjørn when she discovers that he has been unfaithful to her with their Filipino nanny, so Line takes her baby son and heads back to her old hometown in southern Funen.
Style: funny, light, captivating, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: motherhood, infidelity, nanny, divorce, parents and children, family life, family relations, fatherhood, kids and family, male female relationship, family, couple relations ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A childless couple bury a box in their backyard, containing all of their wishes for an infant. Soon, a child is born, though Timothy Green is not all that he appears.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wish come true, miraculous event, soccer, parents and children, child birth, family, couple relations, desire, family values, childbirth, family relations, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Madea Family Funeral (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A joyous family reunion becomes a hilarious nightmare as Madea and the crew travel to backwoods Georgia, where they find themselves unexpectedly planning a funeral that might unveil unpleasant family secrets.
Style: humorous, light, emotional, captivating
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: funeral, dark humor, secret, family secret, family, reunion, meeting, secrets, relationships, eccentric family, family relations, gross out humor ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
She's Funny That Way (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the set of a playwright's new project, a love triangle forms between his wife, her ex-lover, and the call girl-turned-actress cast in the production.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, funny ...
Plot: infidelity, artists and showbiz, aspiring actor, fall in love, love affair, romance, love and romance, actor's life, adultery, father son relationship, multiple storylines, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1930s, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 766
Hard Sell (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Hardy Buchanan, a senior at an elite private school, needs to make some quick cash, he enlists the help of Bo, a beautiful runaway. Together, they devise an unconventional plan to profit off the wayward teens at Hardy's school. When the ...
Style: sincere, captivating, entertaining, humorous, teen sex comedy
Plot: teenage life, family relations, parents and children, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, first love, teen romance, teenage protagonist, love interest, love affair, lifestyle, love story, mother and son ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%