Father son reunion movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant father son reunion movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, serious, captivating, humorous and sincere films and TV shows about / with father son reunion, father son relationship, family relations, fight, parents and children, flashback, redemption, mother son relationship, chase and parent child relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Action genres shot in USA, France, Australia and other countries.
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father son reunion movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as father son reunion: Son of Batman (2014), Finding Nemo (2003), Mad Bastards (2010), Louder Than Bombs (2015), Schwabenkinder (2003), Ten Empty (2008), Manhattan Chase (2000), Brothers (2011), Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016), How I Killed My Father (2001).

List of father son reunion movies

 6.7
 25K
Son of Batman (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Batman learns that he has a violent, unruly pre-teen son with Talia al Ghul named Damian Wayne who is secretly being raised by Ra's al Ghul and the League of Assassins. When Ra's al Ghul apparently dies after a battle with Deathstroke, ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, entertaining, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: superhero, father son reunion, batman, secret identity, vengeance, fighting crime, teenage life, mortal combat, vigilantism, rivalry, master villain, crimes ...
Place: usa
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 8.1
 964K
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, sweet, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, adventure, family, shark, underwater, journey, friends, father son relationship, courage, rescue, odd couple, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new south wales, pacific ocean, australia, sydney australia
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 6.7
 456
Mad Bastards (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: TJ is a mad bastard, and his estranged 13‐year‐old son Bullet is on the fast track to becoming one, too. After being turned away from his mother’s house, TJ sets off across the country to the Kimberly region of northwestern Australia to make ...
Style: sincere, touching, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, self discovery, redemption, starting over, father son reunion, going straight, parents and children, introspection, estrangement, hopes, parent child relationship, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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Louder Than Bombs (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, France, Denmark, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three years after his wife, acclaimed photographer Isabelle Reed, dies in a car crash, Gene keeps everyday life going with his shy teenage son, Conrad. A planned exhibition of Isabelle’s photographs prompts Gene's older son, Jonah, to return ...
Style: sincere, rough, melancholic, captivating, touching
Plot: death of mother, existentialism, sibling relationship, father son reunion, death of wife, parent child relationship, car accident, single father, troubled teen, brother brother relationship, mental illness, depression ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
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 7.2
 236
Schwabenkinder (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A man returning to his parents years after having been sent away as a child-laborer tells his lifetime story to his dying father.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, psychological
Plot: father son reunion, emigration, father son relationship, farmer, death of wife, mountain, avalanche, father son estrangement, countryside, flashback, farm, dead mother ...
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 5.2
 184
Ten Empty (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A disillusioned son's trip home is complicated when ten years of family secrets explode over one weekend.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, touching
Plot: family relations, family secret, reunion, getting home, frustration, youth, bipolar disorder, father son reunion, schizophrenia, family feud, dysfunctional family, father son relationship ...
Place: south australia, australia, adelaide south australia
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Manhattan Chase (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After six years as a guest of the state, mob hit man Jason Reed wants nothing more than to get an honest job and spend time with his young son, Tommy. He is not ten steps outside of the prison before being greeted by Keither, an old crony anxious to ...
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, tense
Plot: kidnapping, ex convict, release from prison, fight, father son relationship, drug deal, father son reunion, policewoman, murder, drugs, crooked cop, martial arts ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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 5.8
 152
Brothers (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The script of this film was very loose and most of the dialog was improvised by the cast
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, sincere, contemplative
Plot: family relations, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, father son reunion, birthday party, inheritance, death, brother, troubled past, haunted by the past, father son estrangement, jealousy ...
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 7.1
 138K
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home.
Style: light, funny, psychotronic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids
Plot: talking animals, fight scenes, kung fu, dragon, fantasy world, anthropomorphism, good versus evil, village, martial arts, supernatural power, wrestler, adventure ...
Place: china, ancient china
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How I Killed My Father (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When his long-time disappeared father is entering his life again, Jean-Luc, a successful doctor, has no option but to face his own life story. Will he ever be able to forget and forgive?
Style: atmospheric, emotional, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, aging, family life, homecoming, clinic, parents and children, estrangement, family problems, haunted by the past, siblings relations, dysfunctional family, resentment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, europe, czechoslovakia, versailles
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 6.3
 449
Hunting Season (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France, USA, Germany, Qatar
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A father and son tale
Plot: father son reunion, father son relationship, father son conflict, female director, killing an animal, death of mother, deer, fight, belch, kiss, hunter, school ...
Place: argentina, patagonia
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Princess and the Scribe (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pranks and horseplay are what royal scribe Janek and princess Amálka amuse themselves with most of the time. Preparations for a grand party are in full swing at the castle, and everything appears to be bathing in sunshine. Until a dark cloud ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, talky, atmospheric, light ...
Plot: kingdom, princess, group of friends, class differences, missing person, mysterious man, missing child, kidnapper, king, father daughter relationship, father son reunion, employer employee relationship ...
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 7.2
 12K
Wild Bill (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Out on parole after 8 years inside Bill Hayward returns home to find his now 11 and 15 year old sons abandoned by their mother and fending for themselves. Unwilling to play Dad, an uncaring Bill is determined to move on.
Style: captivating, rough, suspenseful, touching, serious ...
Plot: gang, working class, parole, drug dealer, starting over, kids in trouble, adulthood, redemption, ex convict, danger, selflessness, social worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
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The Open Road (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 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, disorder, estrangement, family problems, nothing goes right, dysfunctional family, estranged son ...
Place: ohio, usa, united states, houston texas
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 6.9
 53K
The Majestic (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Set in 1951, a blacklisted Hollywood writer gets into a car accident, loses his memory and settles down in a small town where he is mistaken for a long-lost son.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: mistaken identity, hollywood, small town, amnesia, writer's life, memory loss, romance, parents and children, lovers reunited, getting home, starting over, americana ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1951
Place: california, usa
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 5.1
 10K
Boss (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Disowned by his father as a boy, Surya is taken in by a crime boss. When his brother Shiv is wrongly imprisoned, his father pleads for Surya's help.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: crimes, bollywood, graphic violence, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry, criminal's revenge, one man army, danger, criminal heroes, hotshot hero, sibling relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, delhi
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 6.4
 58K
Grudge Match (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A pair of aging boxing rivals are coaxed out of retirement to fight one final bout -- 30 years after their last match.
Style: humorous, realistic, emotional, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: rivalry, elderly, contests and competitions, sport, aging, uninhibited rivalry, comeback, athlete's life, ex athlete, parent child relationship, elderly man, retirement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh
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 7.0
 302K
Real Steel (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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, sentimental, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: underdog, father son relationship, androids and robots, robot, contests and competitions, against the odds, technology, robot vs. robot, fight, sport, parents and children, boxing ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, year 2016, 2020s
Place: usa, brazil
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The Tale of Tsar Saltan (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Tale - this is what is everyone from childhood. Give yourself a chance to once again return to the magical world created by Alexander Pushkin. Adventures brave Tsarevich Guidon, beautiful Swan-Tsar Saltan reminded of that love, loyalty and the ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, suspenseful, sincere, tense ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: czar, ship, swan, merchant, dishonesty, prince, father son reunion, intrigue, sea, witchcraft, cooking, jealousy ...
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The Last Hammer Blow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When he first enters the Montpellier Opera House, Victor knows nothing about music. Nor does he know his father, Samuel Rovinski, who is there to conduct Mahler’s 6th symphony. To change the course of his suddenly uncertain future, for Nadia his ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, parents and children, family relations, single parent, bittersweet, teenage boy, father son relationship, orchestra conductor, playing piano, father son reunion, youth, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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 7.7
 4K
The Split (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Defoes, a family of female divorce lawyers, are forced to face their past following the return of their estranged father after a 30 year absence.
Style: psychological, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: divorce lawyer, family relations, family business, law firm, estranged father, female lawyer, past, father son reunion, society, couples, infidelity, marriage ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, london
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The Boy and the Beast (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Kyuta, a boy living in Shibuya, and Kumatetsu, a lonesome beast from Jutengai, an imaginary world. One day, Kyuta forays into the imaginary world and, as he's looking for his way back, meets Kumatetsu who becomes his spirit guide. That ...
Style: touching, breathtaking, interesting, stylized, intense ...
Plot: training, beast, mentor, orphan, destiny, father son relationship, transformation, friendship, martial arts, loneliness, fantasy world, good versus evil ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: At the turn of the century, the Angels returned to Earth, seeking to wipe out humanity in an apocalyptic fury. Devastated, mankind's last remnants moved underground to wait for the day when the Angels would come back to finish the job. Fifteen ...
Style: psychological, serious, mecha, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: suffering, depression, self doubt, alien encounter, young heroes, future dystopia, loneliness, chaos, loss, psychological trauma, cloning, insanity ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2015, 2000s, 2010s
Place: japan
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 6.0
 15K
Come to Daddy (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After receiving a cryptic letter from his estranged father, Norval travels to his dad’s oceanfront home for what he hopes will be a positive experience. If only he’d known the dark truth about his old man beforehand.
Style: twists and turns, absurd, psychotronic
Plot: violence, secret, criminal, isolated house, crossbow, father son relationship, beach house, father son reunion, torture, death of father, motel, plot twist ...
Place: thailand
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 6.4
 337
Yolngu Boy (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After committing a crime for which he is likely to be jailed, a Yolngu teenager convinces two of his childhood friends to join him on a journey from North East Arnhem Land to Darwin to seek help from a tribal leader.
Plot: hunter, male friendship, juvenile delinquency, burglary, father son reunion, alcohol abuse, journey, friendship between men, humanism, australian outback, australian, aborigine ...
Place: australia
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The Etruscan Smile (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Relative newcomers Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis are directing from a script by Michael McGowan, Sarah Bellwood and Michal Lali Kagan. The story follows tough old Scotsman Rory MacNeil as he travels from his home in the remote island of Vallasay, ...
Plot: father son reunion, treatment, family relations, birthday party, veterinarian, san francisco bay, pickpocket, pocket knife, gala, male female relationship, pirate costume, nanny ...
Place: san francisco
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My Father, Rua Alguem 5555 (2003)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Brazil, Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man who grew up an orphan finally gets to meet his father: The psychopath Dr. Josef Mengele, the Auschwitz surgeon who performed genetic experiments on concentration camp refugees during WWII.
Plot: experiment, father son reunion, parent child relationship, world war two, nazi, war criminal, german, father son relationship, nazis, ex nazi, war
Place: brazil
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Honey Bee 2: Celebrations (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sebastian and Angela are all set to get married until their difference of opinions and cultural conflicts between the families threaten their union.
Plot: marriage, food, alcohol, pregnant woman, father son reunion, cheating, parent child relationship, relationships, brother, father son relationship, malayalam
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The Last Snows of Spring (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 10-year-old boy starts to die of neglect when his widowed father spends too much time forsaking his parental duties in favour of playboy activities and a jet-set life-style.
Plot: leukemia, father son reunion, death of son, desire, merry go round, fair, tiredness, blond boy, boy, death of child, dead child, girlfriend ...
Place: italy
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 5.7
 7K
Bad Milo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A horror comedy centered on a guy who learns that his unusual stomach problems are being caused by a demon living in his intestines.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: life turned upside down, deadly creature, losing-it hero, danger, deadly, disorder, breaking point, dark humor, split personality, revenge, secret, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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