Overprotective father movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant overprotective father movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, entertaining and sexy films and TV shows about / with overprotective father, father daughter relationship, family relations, teenager, parents and children, mentor, love, runaway, dialogue and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as overprotective father: Dogtooth (2009), First Daughter (2004), Chasing Liberty (2004), My Sweet Audrina (2016), Curling (2010), Freaks (2018), Campfire Kiss (2017), Taken 2 (2012), Finding Nemo (2003), The Little Mermaid (1989).

List of overprotective father movies

Dogtooth (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet. The trio spend their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any word that comes from beyond their family ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, art house, sexy ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, adult, teen drama
Plot: incest, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, isolated house, brother sister incest, child abuse, eccentric family, family problems, overprotective father, cat, confined, greek ...
Time: 21st century
Place: greece, europe
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First Daughter (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Samantha MacKenzie, the daughter of the president of the United States, arrives at college with a group of Secret Service agents. Samantha, however, resents their presence and decides she wants to attend school just like a normal student. Her father ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, sweet, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen drama
Plot: college, teenager, college life, usa president, fall in love, white house, cheerleader, father daughter relationship, president, daughter, youth, love and romance ...
Place: washington d.c., san francisco, california, usa
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Chasing Liberty (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The President's daughter, unable to experience life like a normal 18 year-old, escapes from her entourage of Secret Service agents while traveling in Europe. She falls in love with a handsome British stranger, who also happens to be working ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, sexy, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: travel, teenager, white house, youth, father daughter relationship, fall in love, secret agents, president, love and romance, overprotective father, love story, working undercover ...
Place: europe, berlin germany, washington d.c., prague, venice ...
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My Sweet Audrina (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Living in her family's secluded mansion, Audrina is kept alone and out of sight and is haunted by nightmares of her older sister, First Audrina, who was left for dead in the woods after an attack. As she begins to question her past and her ...
Style: captivating, bleak, suspenseful, romantic, scenic ...
Plot: mansion, nightmare, overprotective father, father daughter relationship, haunted by the past, uncover truth, isolation, sex scene, sexual abuse, house, in laws, chores ...
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Curling (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in a rural Quebec village in the dead of winter, Jean-Fran├žois, a single father works at a deserted bowling alley at night and in a rundown motel during the day. His daughter, Julyvonne never leaves their home. Jean-Fran├žois isolates her in ...
Style: realistic, sincere, atmospheric, serious, gloomy
Plot: isolation, absent mother, bittersweet, single parent, family relations, parents and children, coming of age, misfit, youth, social misfits, home schooling, overprotective father ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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Freaks (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really ...
Style: exciting, psychotronic, tense, enigmatic, clever ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, mind control, super powers, suspense, overprotective father, escape, invisibility, neighbor, isolation, new world, threat ...
Time: near future, future
Place: canada
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Campfire Kiss (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Feeling disconnected with her teenage son, a protective mother decides to step outside of her comfort zone and take him camping. But as soon as she arrives, she begins butting heads with her cabin neighbor, a single father and outdoorsman who is ...
Style: light, romantic, funny, feel good, sweet ...
Plot: fall in love, overprotective mother, single parent, happy ending, forest, second chance, teenager, chance meeting, parents and children, father daughter relationship, male female relationship, overprotective father ...
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Taken 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Turkey, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while rescuing his daughter.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, hostage, chase, lone hero, one man army, kidnapped, brutality, vigilante, suspense, violence, police chase ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: turkey, europe, istanbul turkey, albania, los angeles ...
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Finding Nemo (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nemo, an adventurous young clownfish, is unexpectedly taken from his Great Barrier Reef home to a dentist's office aquarium. It's up to his worrisome father Marlin and a friendly but forgetful fish Dory to bring Nemo home -- meeting ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, sweet, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: animals, friendship, memory loss, shark, friends, courage, father son relationship, rescue, talking animals, odd couple, freedom, single father ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: oceania, new south wales, pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
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The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, light, feel good, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, teens ...
Plot: disney, mermaid, princess, love, transformation, father daughter relationship, talking animals, imaginary kingdom, disney princess, witch, prince, first love ...
Time: 1830s, 80s, 19th century
Place: caribbean, denmark
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Footloose (1984)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When teenager Ren and his family move from big-city Chicago to a small town in the West, he's in for a real case of culture shock.
Style: feel good, serious, captivating, intense, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick, family outing ...
Plot: dancing, high school, teenager, youth, music, love and romance, small town, rebellion, rebelliousness, dancer's life, church, teenage rebellion ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, utah
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Despicable Me 2 (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adoption, spy, single father, father daughter relationship, female agent, minion, good versus evil, villain, parent child relationship, assistant, master villain, overprotective father ...
Time: 2010s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
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Raise Your Voice (2004)
Genre: Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Raise Your Voice is a coming-of-age story centered around a small-town singer, brokenhearted by the death of her brother in a car crash, who had secretly submitted her for a summer session at a performing arts academy in Los Angeles. In the ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, romantic, inspirational, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick
Plot: teenager, teenage love, high school, music, cheerleading, ambition, rivalry, musician's life, lifestyle, teenage life, contests and competitions, fall in love ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa, arizona, san francisco
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Endless Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A privileged girl and a charismatic boy's instant desire sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.
Style: romantic, touching, emotional, sexual, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: love, love story, forbidden love, teen romance, teenage love, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, father daughter relationship, relationships, adaptation, teenage life ...
Place: ireland
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Run (2020)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chloe, a teenager who is confined to a wheelchair, is homeschooled by her mother, Diane. Chloe soon becomes suspicious of her mother and begins to suspect that she may be harboring a dark secret.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: overprotective parent, mother daughter relationship, handicapped, overprotective mother, single mother, escape, disability, lie, suspense, teenage life, bad mother, child abuse ...
Place: washington state
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Nuvve... Nuvve... (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Vishwanath (Prakash Raj) is a millionaire whose daughter is Anjali (Shriya Saran). Vishwanath loves his daughter very much. So much that he even buys her an Icecream Parlor when his daughter asks him for an ice cream. What Vishwanath expects is a ...
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: love, father daughter relationship, domineering father, overprotective father, in love, rich and poor, forbidden love, rich man, male female relationship, fall in love, unlikely couple, social problems ...
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Quiet Chaos (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pietro is a successful businessman with a wife and a daughter. One day he helps his brother save two women from drowning at the beach. When he returns home he finds that his wife has died. Now Pietro has to take care of his daughter, Claudia. When ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, erotic ...
Plot: starting over, family problems, self discovery, parents and children, family relations, hopes, death in the family, brother brother relationship, single father, rescue from drowning, loss of wife, widower ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, europe
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Too Young to Be a Dad (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When 15-year-old, Matt Freeman, gets his girlfriend, Francesca, pregnant her family decides to put the unborn baby up for adoption. Matt agrees to the decision, but begins to rethink it. This movie is taken from the father's point of view.
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teenage pregnancy, pregnancy, teenage life, life turned upside down, family problems, family relations, human spirit, youth, family in crisis, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, parenthood ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Murina (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia, Brazil, USA, Slovenia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenage girl decides to replace her controlling father with his wealthy foreign friend during a weekend trip to the Adriatic Sea.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: friend, teenage girl, teenager, family problems, grownups, control, parents and children, overprotective father, relationship problems, father, suspense, woman ...
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Why Don't You Just Die! (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Andrey, a detective and the world's most horrible father, brings together a terrible group of people in his apartment: his resentful actress daughter, an angry thug, and a cheated cop. Each one of them has a reason to want revenge..
Style: bloody, disturbing, brutal, humorous, tense ...
Plot: brutality, bloody violence, father daughter relationship, revenge, held captive, criminal, farce, dysfunctional family, betrayal, unsupportive parent, bag of money, corrupt cop ...
Place: russia
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Fraternity Vacation (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A nerd gains the friendship of two of his frat brothers when his dad offers them his condo for the week in Palm Springs, and also offers the fraternity a hot tub and jacuzzi if they can help his son find a girl. They meet two guys from a rival ...
Style: humorous, sex comedy, campy, reflective, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vacation, college, nerd, prank, loss of virginity, friendship, teenager, rivalry, party, exhibitionism, jail, voyeur ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: palm springs california, usa, california, iowa
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She's Out of Control (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Los Angeles radio-station manager's girlfriend shows his teenage daughter how to be sexy.
Style: feel good, humorous, melancholic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: teenager, teenage daughter, coming of age, makeover, father daughter relationship, single father, cheerleading, teenage love, love and romance, family relations, child as adult, single parent ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
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Common Law Cabin (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: After stealing a fortune in unclaimed jewelry, ex-detective Barney Rickert arrives at a run-down dude ranch in Arizona to hide out. When the owner, Dewey Hoople, refuses to sell the land to Rickert, he proceeds to win over the female inhabitants by ...
Plot: erotica, sexploitation, exploitation, sexual innuendo, incestuous desire, single father, machete, skinny dipping, tour guide, cuckold, overprotective father, desert ...
Time: 60s
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The Unwanted (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Carmilla comes to a rural town where her mother mysteriously disappeared years earlier. She is aided in her quest by an emotionally troubled local girl, with whom she becomes romantically involved. Their relationship ignites the wrath of the ...
Style: touching, psychological, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: lesbian, father daughter relationship, vampire, missing mother, murder, mother daughter relationship, secret, love, twists and turns, supernatural, female protagonist, woman in danger ...
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Wimbledon (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A pro tennis player has lost his ambition and has fallen in rank to 119. Fortunately for him, he meets a young player on the women's circuit who helps him recapture his focus for Wimbledon.
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, sentimental, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: sport, tennis, love, ambition, tennis player, underdog, cheerleading, love story, couple relations, motivation, career, fall in love ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: england, london, new york, big ben london, australia ...
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Only Love (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 215 min.
Story: Two young lovers whose romantic dreams were shattered, are reunited years later in this sweeping story of fobidden love.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, emotional, gloomy
Plot: wedding ring, overprotective father, couples, power relations, couple relations, unfulfillment, love and romance, doctors and patients, terminal illness, road not taken, doctor, friendship ...
Place: usa, amsterdam, africa, paris france
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Lakeview Terrace (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young interracial couple has just moved into their California dream home when they become the target of their next-door neighbor, who disapproves of their relationship. A tightly wound LAPD officer has appointed himself the watchdog of the ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, harsh ...
Plot: neighbor, racism, interracial relations, interracial couple, home invasion, family in danger, interracial love, obsession, suspense, corrupt cop, family problems, interracial romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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Ponyo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The son of a sailor, 5-year old Sosuke lives a quiet life on an oceanside cliff with his mother Lisa. One fateful day, he finds a beautiful goldfish trapped in a bottle on the beach and upon rescuing her, names her Ponyo. But she is no ordinary ...
Style: touching, sweet, anime, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: obsessive quest, magic, mermaid, magical, fish, love, friendship, magic realism, unlikely friendships, princess, sea, children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Public Sex (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An aspiring Gordie journalist drops his inhibitions to research the UK's North East outdoor sex scene. He meets a certain girl in a car park, and the totally unexpected happens.
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, sincere, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sex, journalist, couples, lifestyle, society, self discovery, love and romance, journalism, fall in love, gay sex, media, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, england
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Abominable Christmas (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Despite repeated warnings about humans from their father, the Abominable Snowman, two Abominable Snowkids find themselves in a sleepy Colorado mountain town after being chased out of their hideaway by a scientist determined to capture them.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, kids
Plot: christmas, parent child relationship, mad scientist, disorder, friendship, technology, sibling relationship, youth, chase, mountain, bigfoot, animal shelter ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
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