Movies like Like Father

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Like Father (2018)
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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 hilarious adventures, a couple of umbrella-clad cocktails and a whole lot of soul-searching, they return with a renewed appreciation for family and life.
Style: sincere, light, sweet, touching, humorous, captivating, entertaining
Plot: father daughter relationship, workaholic, cruise, father daughter reunion, father daughter conflict, family relations, parents and children, father and daughter, breakup, family, humour, relationships, family reunited, travel, female director, netflix, canoe, honeymoon

Most similar movies to Like Father

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, entertaining and light films with plots about family relations, parents and children, father daughter relationship, relationships, family, kids and family and family problems mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Like Father: Thunder Road (2018), Life Must Go On (2015), Dad's Lunch Box (2017), Dad in Training (2015), Father of Invention (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Thunder Road (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Officer Arnaud raises his daughter as a love letter to his late Mom.
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, sincere, captivating
Plot: father daughter relationship, judge, death of mother, lawyer, police, child custody, school, police officer, funeral, family relations, love and romance, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, louisiana, united states, austin texas, cannes
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Life Must Go On (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When cancer-stricken alcoholic actor discovers he's only got 3 months to live, he decides to change his life and reconcile with his estranged daughter.
Style: captivating, sincere
Plot: cancer, father daughter reunion, parent child relationship, reconciliation, father daughter conflict, alcoholic, terminal illness, father daughter relationship, father and daughter, change of heart, relationships, parents and children ...
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Dad's Lunch Box (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: This film was inspired by a real-life story of a Japanese father who for the three years his daughter spent at high school prepared daily bento lunch boxes for her leading to delicious, interesting or offbeat creations. In all cases, he put an ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, sincere, light
Plot: father daughter relationship, everyday life, school, food, friend, lunch, father and daughter, care, parents and children, kids and family, life, lifestyle ...
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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
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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
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Fatherhood (2021)
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Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A widowed new dad copes with doubts, fears, heartache and dirty diapers as he sets out to raise his daughter on his own.
Style: humorous, captivating, sincere, entertaining
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Serial (Bad) Weddings 2 (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Claude and Marie Verneuil face a new crisis. The four spouses of their daughters, David, Rachid, Chao and Charles decided to leave France for various reasons. Here they are imagining their lives elsewhere.
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: family in crisis, female nudity, lesbian, blended family, cross cultural relations, escapades, married couple, family, husband wife relationship, parents and children, family relations, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
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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
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Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: François Gautier is stingy! Saving puts the joy, it causes pay sweats. His life is set for the sole purpose of never spend anything. A life that will switch in one day: he falls in love and discovers he has a daughter he did not know existed. ...
Style: light, feel good, sweet, sincere, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Alex in Wonder (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A girl in the 1970s dreams of becoming a ballerina while struggling with the divorce of her kooky parents.
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Audience: girls' night, date night
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Genre: Comedy
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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 ...
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lovely by Surprise follows the journey of novelist Marian Walker as she attempts to finish her first novel. Facing the age-old problem of writer’s block, Marian seeks advice from a mentor and ex-lover. His seemingly innocent advice to kill the ...
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Style: light, feel good, captivating, humorous, sincere ...
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35%
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Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light
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31%
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30%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: sitcom, light, entertaining, humorous, feel good ...
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