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The list contains the best, new and most relevant father son relationship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, intense, emotional, sentimental and humorous films and TV shows about / with father son relationship, family relations, family, storytelling, mentor, parents and children, destiny, dialogue, catastrophe and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Russia and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as father son relationship: The Pursuit of Happyness (2006), Life Is Beautiful (1997), Chef (2014), We Bought a Zoo (2011), Liar Liar (1997), Daddy's Home 2 (2017), Two Fathers and Two Sons (2013), Real Steel (2011), Finding Nemo (2003), Patrick Melrose (2018).
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This Is Us
Comedy, Drama, Romance
USA
45 min.
 8.8
Finding Nemo
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
USA
100 min.
 8.1
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Easter
Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
USA
200 min.
Patrick Melrose
Drama
UK, USA
60 min.
 8.3

List of father son relationship movies

The Pursuit of Happyness
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career.
Style: emotional, sentimental, inspirational, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: single father, father son relationship, human spirit, rise to the top, rags to riches, survival, down on your luck, poverty, life is a bitch, sacrifice, once in a lifetime opportunity, homeless ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, kindergarten
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Life Is Beautiful
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While ...
Style: tragicomedy, sentimental, emotional, realistic, touching ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, protecting from truth, father son relationship, courage, optimism, protective parent, survival, fascism, human spirit, life philosophy, jewish ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s
Place: europe, italy, poland, tuscany
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 7.3
 167K
Chef
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with ...
Style: touching, feel good, light, humorous, road movie ...
Plot: road trip, father son relationship, chef, starting over, cooking and food, parenthood, family relations, staff, internet, divorce, creativity, kitchen ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, florida, miami, usa ...
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 7.1
 123K
We Bought a Zoo
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Benjamin has lost his wife and, in a bid to start his life over, purchases a large house that has a zoo – welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it. The zoo is in need of renovation and Benjamin sets about the work with the ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, uplifting, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: father son relationship, starting over, single father, animals, family drama, happy ending, coping, responsibility, zoo, hopes, beautiful scenery, loss of spouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa
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 6.9
 250K
Liar Liar
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fletcher Reede is a fast-talking attorney and habitual liar. When his son Max blows out the candles on his fifth birthday he has just one wish - that his dad will stop lying for 24 hours. When Max's wish comes true, Fletcher discovers that his ...
Style: humorous, funny, sentimental, light, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: father son relationship, liar, dishonesty, farce, lawyer, parenthood, introspection, family problems, redemption, family relations, wish come true, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, boston
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 6.0
 39K
Daddy's Home 2
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Brad and Dusty must deal with their intrusive fathers during the holidays.
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, father son conflict, father son relationship, family relations, friendship, holiday, stepfather stepson relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, stepfather, husband wife relationship, adventure, children ...
Time: contemporary
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Iron & Blood: The Legend of Taras Bulba
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine, Poland
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the 16th century, this is a story about Ukraine's Cossack warriors and their campaign to defend their lands from the advancing Polish armies.
Style: dramatic, epic, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: cossack, parents and children, parent child relationship, father son relationship, heroes, betrayal, forbidden love, political unrest, battle, state affairs, rebelliousness, family relations ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ukraine, poland, europe
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Two Fathers and Two Sons
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Story: Pavel, Victor and Vlad are grandfather, father and son who are forced to live together...
Style: realistic, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: father son relationship, family relations, youth, happy ending, family problems, twists & turns, parents and children, sitcom
Place: russia
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 7.1
 278K
Real Steel
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA, India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the near-future, Charlie Kenton is a washed-up fighter who retired from the ring when robots took over the sport. After Charlie's robot is trashed, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son Max to rebuild and train an unlikely contender.
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, stylized, emotional ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: boxing, father son relationship, technology, androids and robots, robot vs. robot, contests and competitions, artificial intelligence, family relations, adventure, rise to the top, bonding, sport ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa, brazil
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 8.1
 827K
Finding Nemo
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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, touching, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, rescue, underwater, fish, missing child, father son relationship, odd couple, family, talking animals, anthropomorphism, shark ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: seaport, sydney australia, pacific ocean
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Patrick Melrose
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on the Patrick Molrose Novels by Edward St. Aubyn
Style: psychological, ironic, suspense, surreal, captivating
Plot: drugs/alcohol, father son relationship, family relations, misfit, ambition, dialogue, flashback, destiny, family problems, violence, loneliness, friends ...
Time: 2000s, 1960s, 1990s
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Boruto: Naruto Next Generations
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Naruto was a young shinobi with an incorrigible knack for mischief. He achieved his dream to become the greatest ninja in the village and his face sits atop the Hokage Monument. But this is not his story. A new generation of ninja are ready to take ...
Style: comic, exciting, meditative, not serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: ninja, heroes, father son relationship, fight scenes, youth, save the world, adventure, family, society, dream, friendship, mentor ...
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 5.6
 26K
Suburbicon
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the quiet family town of Suburbicon during the 1950s, the best and worst of humanity is hilariously reflected through the deeds of seemingly ordinary people. When a home invasion turns deadly, a picture-perfect family turns to blackmail, revenge ...
Style: serious, sad, twists and turns
Plot: murder, racism, boy, father son relationship, scam, investigation, prejudice, black american, dark secret, child in peril, police, home invasion ...
Time: 1950s
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How Viktor "The Garlic" Took Alexey "The Stud" to the Nursing Home
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Viktor spends his free time trawling bars with ladies of questionable repute, from where he is picked up by a wife he doesn’t love, the mother of a child they never planned. Viktor himself was abandoned by his own father, his mother then committed ...
Style: emotional, surprise ending, realistic, suspense
Plot: criminal heroes, brutality, greed, father son relationship, complex characters, happy ending, orphan, life is a bitch, disability, runaway
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 8.4
 953K
American Beauty
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.
Style: dramatic, realistic, melancholic, cynical, cerebral ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: midlife crisis, parenthood, parent child relationship, dysfunctional family, coming of age, depression, loneliness, family problems, life philosophy, obsession, teenage life, existentialism ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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 5.7
 233K
Hulk
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Bruce Banner, a genetics researcher with a tragic past, suffers massive radiation exposure in his laboratory that causes him to transform into a raging green monster when he gets angry.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, intense, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: transformation, mad scientist, superhero, alter ego, superhuman powers, genetics, technology, comics, adventure, dark hero, chase, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, 2000s
Place: california, san francisco, central america, south america
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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, surprise ending, funny ...
Plot: superhero, space travel, superhero team, chase, adventure, demi god, raccoon, green skin, sister sister relationship, father son relationship, megalomaniac, patricide ...
Time: year 1980, 2010s
Place: missouri
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 8.0
 91K
Wonder
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of August Pullman – a boy with facial differences – who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Style: uplifting, sincere, thought provoking, touching, inspirational
Plot: middle school, family, child, deformity, bullying, school, family relations, happy ending, hospital, father son relationship, fight, mask ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, pennsylvania
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 7.6
 66K
Riverdale
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Set in the present, the series offers a bold, subversive take on Archie, Betty, Veronica and their friends, exploring the surreality of small-town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale’s wholesome facade.
Style: surprise ending, captivating, dramatic, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenager, small town, crimes, friends, friendship, mysterious death, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, high school, family relations, teenage life, parents and children ...
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 6.3
 123K
Dear John
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sergeant John Tyree is home on a 2 week leave from Germany. He meets Savannah after he dives into the ocean to retrieve Savannah's purse that had fallen off the pier. John falls in love with Savannah who is a student on spring break helping ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, sincere, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: true love, love, romance, young lovers, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, lovers reunited, life philosophy, father son relationship, love letter, romantic rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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 8.4
 224K
Coco
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, captivating, funny ...
Plot: afterlife, life after death, music, child protagonist, betrayal, child, life & death, family, adventure, kids and family, destiny, guitar ...
Place: mexico
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 8.8
 62K
This Is Us
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up in the United States of America in present and past times. As their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in curious ways, we find that several of them share the same ...
Style: touching, sincere, thought provoking, sentimental
Plot: adoption, sibling relationship, family, flashback, childhood memory, sibling, weight loss, parenthood, childhood, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 1990s, contemporary
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 6.1
 90K
Daddy's Home
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a mild-mannered radio executive (Ferrell) who strives to become the best stepdad ever to his wife's two children, but complications ensue when their freewheeling, freeloading real father arrives, forcing stepdad to compete for the ...
Style: funny, absurd, humorous, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: kids
Plot: family, children, dumb, uninhibited rivalry, father, parenthood, kids and family, rival, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, culture clash, manipulation ...
Place: new orleans
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The Childhood of a Leader
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The chilling story of a young American boy living in France in 1918 whose father is working for the US government on the creation of the Treaty of Versailles. What he witnesses helps to mold his beliefs – and we witness the birth of a terrifying ...
Style: suspense, psychological, rough, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: boy, leader, evil child, childhood, father son relationship, brutality, mother son relationship, fascism, tantrum, government agency, nihilism, prayer ...
Time: year 1919, 1910s
Place: france
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Pele: Birth of a Legend
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The life story of Brazilian football legend, Pele.
Style: sentimental, uplifting, factual, inspirational, serious ...
Plot: prodigy, rise to the top, football player, soccer, sport, athlete's life, contests and competitions, ambition, father son relationship, soccer coach, following a dream, rags to riches ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1950s
Place: brazil, latin america
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The Water Diviner
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, USA, Turkey
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1919, Australian farmer Joshua Connor travels to Turkey to discover the fate of his three sons, reported missing in action. Holding on to hope, Joshua must travel across the war-torn landscape to find the truth and his own peace.
Style: emotional, touching, captivating, compassionate, suspense ...
Plot: family drama, parents and children, missing son, redemption, missing person, culture clash, unlikely friendships, promise, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, loss of son, death of son ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1919, year 1915
Place: australia, turkey, england, istanbul turkey, ottoman empire
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 8.5
 295K
Modern Family
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan is a wonderfully large and blended family. They give us an honest and often hilarious look into the sometimes warm, sometimes twisted, embrace of the modern family.
Style: humorous, cynical, not serious, realistic
Plot: family life, couple relations, parents and children, generation gap, responsibility, everyday life, step parent, older man younger woman relationship, gay relationship, adoption, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, southern california
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 7.4
 40K
Touch
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Martin Bohm, a widower and single father, is haunted by an inability to connect to his autistic, mute 11-year-old son, Jake. Their relationship and their lives take an extraordinary turn when he discovers his gifted son has the ability to see ...
Style: uplifting, emotional, serious, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: single father, psychic power, autism, father son relationship, mystery, investigation, hopes, changing lives, foreknowledge, supernatural ability, redemption, mathematics ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 5.5
 51K
RV
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Climbing aboard their mammoth recreational vehicle for a cross-country road trip to the Colorado Rockies, the McNeive family – led by dysfunctional patriarch, Bob – prepares for the adventure of a lifetime. But spending two weeks together in one ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, road movie, absurd ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: road trip, workaholic, family vacation, adventure, family values, nothing goes right, motor home, business trip, family relations, kids and family, parents and children, camping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, hawaii, nevada, pasadena california ...
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Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough and tests his latest serum on apes, noticing dramatic increases in ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, thought provoking, stylized ...
Plot: rebellion, virus, experiment gone awry, humanity, survival, alzheimer's disease, monkey, fight for supremacy, medical research, genetically altered, chimpanzee, gorilla ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, near future, 2010s
Place: san francisco, usa
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