Father movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant father movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, suspense, serious, realistic, humorous and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with father, father daughter relationship, family relations, family, parents and children, daughter, father son relationship, death, murder and doctor plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
father movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as father: Daddy's Home (2015), Hours (2013), The Pit (2017), King Richard (2021), Commando (1985), A Quiet Place (2018), Locke & Key (2020), Ode to My Father (2014), The Son of Bigfoot (2017), Scream of Fear (1961).

List of father movies

Daddy's Home (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family
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, sweet, absurd, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: family, father, children, uninhibited rivalry, parents, stepfather, parenting, kids and family, christmas, divorce, stepfather stepson relationship, rivals ...
Place: new orleans
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Hours (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A father struggles to keep his infant daughter alive in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, touching, tense
Plot: father, natural disaster, newborn baby, hurricane, hurricane katrina, childbirth, survival, evacuation, parents and children, forces of nature, rescue, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005, 2000s
Place: new orleans, usa
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The Pit (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: When a mafia family named Koçovars are in danger of losing control of their neighborhood, “The Pit,” their youngest son must come back home, a place he could never truly escape.
Style: rough, captivating, touching, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: mafia, father, love, betrayal, chase, death, violence, gunfight, marriage, rescue, family relations, kidnapping ...
Place: istanbul turkey
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King Richard (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: The story of how Richard Williams served as a coach to his daughters Venus and Serena, who will soon become two of the most legendary tennis players in history.
Style: thought provoking, breathtaking, disturbing, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: father, tennis, tennis player, family, father daughter relationship, rivalry, coach, athlete and trainer, rising to stardom, family relations, sport, athlete's life ...
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Commando (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Matrix, the former leader of a special commando strike force that always got the toughest jobs done, is forced back into action when his young daughter is kidnapped. To find her, Matrix has to fight his way through an array of punks, killers, ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, one man army, commando, kidnapping, father, gunfight, warrior, heroes, hostage, vengeance, machismo, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985
Place: los angeles, latin america, california
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A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, bleak ...
Plot: post apocalypse, sign language, monster, survival, survival horror, self sacrifice, creature feature, silence, creature, child in peril, deafness, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, near future
Place: new york state
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Locke & Key (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Three siblings who move into their ancestral estate after their father's gruesome murder discover their new home's magical keys, which must be used in their stand against an evil creature who wants the keys and their powers.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense
Audience: teen drama
Plot: supernatural power, magic, supernatural, puzzle, family, small town, family bonds, siblings, good versus evil, murder, demon, father ...
Place: massachusetts
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Ode to My Father (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Amid the chaos of refugees fleeing the Korean War in December 1950, a young boy, Duk-soo, sees his fate change in the blink of an eye when he loses track of his younger sister and he leaves his father behind to find her. Settling at Gukje Market in ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, epic ...
Plot: father, coal mine, family relations, parents and children, hopes, human spirit, coming of age, friends, war, society, life is a bitch, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s
Place: korea, busan, south korea
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The Son of Bigfoot (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teenage outsider Adam sets out on an epic and daring quest to uncover the mystery behind his long-lost dad, only to find out that he is none other than the legendary Bigfoot! He has been hiding deep in the forest for years to protect himself and his ...
Style: captivating, colourful, funny, twists and turns
Plot: bigfoot, forest, supernatural ability, villain, adventure, obsessive quest, good versus evil, family, father, friends, supernatural, secrets ...
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Scream of Fear (1961)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A wheelchair-bound young girl returns to her father's estate after ten years, and although she's told he's away, she keeps seeing his dead body on the estate.
Style: mind bending, scary, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, father, uncover truth, mystery, missing person, mistaken identity, parents and children, disability, female protagonist, loss of father, estate ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, french riviera, riviera, cote d'azur
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The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Quiet, withdrawn 13-year-old Rynn Jacobs lives peacefully in her home in a New England beach town. Whenever the prying landlady inquires after Rynn's father, she politely claims that he's in the city on business. But when the ...
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: teenage girl, orphan, killer child, poisoning, murder, friendship, father, halloween, life is a bitch, human nature, mystery, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: maine
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Daddy's Girl (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A girl's bright smile masks a psychopathic soul that will eliminate anyone who comes between her and her doting father.
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: school, evil child, murder, killer child, psychopath, father, crimes, family relations, boarding school, childhood trauma, adoption, family life ...
Time: 90s
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If It's for My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Dale is a cool, composed, and highly skilled adventurer who's made quite a name for himself despite his youth. One day on a job deep in the forest, he comes across a little devil girl who's almost wasted away. Unable to just leave her ...
Style: captivating, humorous, suspenseful, serious, seinen
Plot: orphan, demon, adventurer, magic, little girl, child abuse, parenthood, father, daughter, drastic change of life, adventure, parents and children ...
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Girl in the Basement (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sara is a teen girl who is looking forward to her 18th birthday to move away from her controlling father Don. But before she could even blow out the candles, Don imprisons her in the basement of their home.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological thriller
Plot: basement, hostage, abusive father, father daughter relationship, captivity, father daughter incest, violent father, domineering father, crimes, father and daughter, strict father, father ...
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Sticky Notes (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of an emotionally detached backup dancer named Athena, who must return home to Florida to help care for her estranged father, Jack, after he gets diagnosed with cancer. There she must contend with Jack’s irresponsible lifestyle while ...
Style: twists and turns, rough, thought provoking, touching
Plot: dancer, cancer, family, father, estrangement, dancing, girl, little girl, loss of father, rehearsal, female protagonist, doctor ...
Place: florida, los angeles
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Mulligans (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Like the American classic, The Graduate - secrecy, betrayal, and a painful coming of age face a family in Mulligans, by first time feature film director Chip Hale.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: coming out, gay, family relations, forbidden love, family life, family, parents and children, dangerous attraction, romance, father, buddies, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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Marrowbone (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man and his four younger siblings, who have kept secret the death of their beloved mother in order to remain together, are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspense, tense, scary ...
Plot: brother sister relationship, murder, mental illness, ghost, abandoned house, attic, secret, love, murder of family, schizophrenic, death of mother, violence ...
Time: 60s, year 1969
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Why Him? (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A dad forms a bitter rivalry with his daughter's young rich boyfriend.
Style: entertaining, funny, light, ridiculous, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, awkward situation, billionaire, family, family relations, happy ending, male objectification, birthday party, holiday, hipster, father daughter relationship, father ...
Place: usa, california
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Man with a Plan (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A dad finds out that parenting is harder than he thought after his wife goes back to work and he's left at home to take care of the kids.
Style: sitcom, entertaining, funny, humorous, not serious ...
Plot: fatherhood, family, father, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, parents and children, parenting, kids and family, family life, mischievous children, household, parenthood ...
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One More Time (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Beautiful aspiring rock star Jude is stuck in a rut - relegated to recording commercial jingles and lost in a series of one night stands. When she is evicted from her Brooklyn apartment, she is forced to move into the Hamptons home of her wealthy - ...
Style: captivating, light, humorous, sincere
Plot: family, career, father, comeback, father daughter relationship, mansion, family home, music, daughter, unemployment, songwriter, legal battle ...
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
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Amateur Night (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Guy Carter, an insecure expectant father unable to find work in his field, accepts a job driving hookers around Los Angeles. One long and crazy evening proves to our hero that he is, in fact, up to the task of fatherhood.
Style: sexy, light, funny, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: father, doctor, sex toy, prostitute, voyeurism, friendship, promise, male female relationship, relationships, adventure, love, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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Epic (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group characters in order to save their world -- and ours.
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, teenage life, good versus evil, save the kingdom, protector, young heroes, family, friendship, talking animals, queen, daughter ...
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The Ruby in the Smoke (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Victorian England, Sally Lockhart receives an anonymous note sending her on a mysterious quest. Her father has recently died and feeling suffocated living with her elderly aunt moves in with newfound friends, a photographer and his sister. She is ...
Style: tense, captivating, enigmatic, disturbing, suspense
Plot: victorian england, amateur sleuth, murder investigation, haunted by the past, mysterious death, father, death, puzzle, mystery, murder mystery, uncover truth, murder ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
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The Breadwinner (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, War
Country: Ireland, Canada, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A headstrong young girl in Afghanistan, ruled by the Taliban, disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.
Style: sad, heartbreaking, rough, suspense, sincere ...
Plot: disguise, poverty, father daughter relationship, imprisonment, taliban, sexism, prison, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, arranged marriage, civil war, friendship ...
Place: afghanistan
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Bangkok Hilton (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Kat Stanton (Kidman), an Australian woman searching for her father who, whilst travelling back from London to Australia via Thailand, makes friends with Arkie Ragan (Ehlers), a photographer. Kat is tricked into carrying some luggage ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, disturbing
Plot: prison, escape, heroin, smuggling, injustice, interracial relations, false accusation, fighting the system, betrayal, life is a bitch, prison life, destiny ...
Time: 80s
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, asia, london, australia ...
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The Weather Man (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Chicago weather man, separated from his wife and children, debates whether professional and personal success are mutually exclusive.
Style: realistic, sincere, semi serious, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: weatherman, midlife crisis, dysfunctional family, terminal illness, relationship vs career, introspection, hopes, ex couple relations, family problems, parents and children, unfulfillment, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, new york
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The Railway Children (1970)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Waterbury family are completely happy until mysterious men take their father away and they have to move up to Yorkshire without him. The three open-hearted children soon make many friends including their Old Gentleman whom they regularly wave to ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: teenage girl, family relations, countryside, adventure, family, child's point of view, human spirit, friendship, life is a bitch, parents and children, family life, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 20th century, 70s
Place: yorkshire, england, europe, northern england, london
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Eyes of an Angel (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: John Travolta is a downtrodden single father raising his daughter under difficult circumstances in Chicago. The young girl comes upon and then nurses a wounded Doberman used for fighting, back to health. Duped by underworld types he was working as a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: on the run, mafia, protection, family relations, crimes, family life, father, daughter, gangsters, aerial combat, parents and children, drug abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, chicago illinois, usa
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Hamlet (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Modern day adaptation of Shakespeare's immortal story about Hamlet's plight to avenge his father's murder in New York City.
Style: psychological, cynical, serious, meditative, intense ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, tragic hero, ghost, corporation, poisoning, betrayal, intrigue, vengeance, destructive relationship, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 2000
Place: new york, europe, denmark, usa
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Skyscraper (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Framed and on the run, a former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world's tallest building.
Style: tense, suspense, psychotronic, emotional, suspenseful ...
Plot: skyscraper, heroism, lone hero, protective parent, fire, panic, ex soldier, penthouse, hi-tech, family in danger, betrayal, kidnapping ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, minnesota
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