Fatherhood movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fatherhood movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, touching, feel good, semi serious and captivating films and TV shows about / with fatherhood, family relations, friends, parents and children, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, couples, pregnancy, friendship and father daughter relationship plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as fatherhood: 3 Men and a Baby (1987), Guys with Kids (2012), My Baby's Daddy (2004), Having You (2013), Courageous (2011), Man with a Plan (2016), Love in the Big City 2 (2010), Fatherhood (2021), Holiday Heart (2000), Dodging the Clock (2005).

List of fatherhood movies

3 Men and a Baby (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Three bachelors find themselves forced to take care of a baby left by one of the guy's girlfriends.
Style: light, feel good, humorous, touching, funny ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: babies and infants, family, custody, fish out of water, fatherhood, friendship, roommate, abandoned baby, parents and children, life turned upside down, farce, family problems ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Guys with Kids (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Three 30-something dads try to hold on to their youth as they face the responsibilities of having kids. Thankfully, Gary, Chris and Nick have each other to help navigate the highs and lows of fatherhood - while still trying desperately to remain ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, captivating, light ...
Plot: fatherhood, parents and children, adulthood, grownups, babies and infants, manhood, buddies, thirtysomething life, family relations, man child, adolescence vs adulthood, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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My Baby's Daddy (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A trio of young men are forced to grow up quick when their girlfriends all become pregnant around the same time.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: fatherhood, baby born, pregnancy, family life, friendship, parents and children, eccentric family, lifestyle, youth, buddies, love and romance, custody ...
Time: contemporary
Place: philadelphia
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 6.4
 884
Having You (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jack has finally managed to propose to his infertile girlfriend when his life is turned upside down by the arrival of an old one-night stand that introduces him to his seven year old son.
Style: touching, humorous, suspenseful, feel good, light
Plot: fatherhood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, estranged couple, father son relationship, childless couple, alcoholic, death of mother, terminal illness, accident, injured child, best friend ...
Place: england
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 7.0
 20K
Courageous (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes, and their partners are confident and focused. They willingly stand up to the worst the streets have to offer. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly ...
Style: christian film, uplifting, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: faith, christian, family relations, christianity, fatherhood, gang, self discovery, human spirit, friendship, destiny, hopes, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
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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, funny, entertaining, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: fatherhood, family, father, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, parents and children, parenting, duty, kids and family, parenthood, family life, mischievous children ...
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Love in the Big City 2 (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Our three hapless heroes - Igor, Artyom, and Sauna - return for another lesson from St. Valentine. This time they must learn the true value of fatherhood.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching
Plot: curse, fatherhood, childlessness, husband wife relationship, love, infertility, cure, friends, best friends, looking for love, male female relationship
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 6.6
 31K
Fatherhood (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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
Plot: single father, fatherhood, parenthood, children, father daughter relationship, father, child, baby, family, family relations, single parent, kids and family ...
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Holiday Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A drag queen takes in a drug addict and her daughter and helps raise the daughter.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: female impersonator, gay father, mother daughter relationship, fatherhood, drug addiction, gay parent, lgbtq, family relations, life, relationships, male female relationship, loss ...
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Dodging the Clock (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The passage of time is probably the only concrete proof we have that justice exists in this cruel world. Some people would like to stop time in its tracks, while others choose to follow its path. In this story, three men in their early thirties have ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: pregnancy, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, couple relations, thirtysomething life, unfulfillment, fatherhood, stripper, love, party, friendship, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
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 6.6
 616
Donkey (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, UK, Serbia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is 1995. The summer when the war operation Storm will take place. Boro, who is going to be forty in a year and a half, with his wife Jasna and son Luka goes to his home village Drinovci, Herzegovina, after seven years. He wants to see his brother ...
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, tense, contemplative
Plot: family conflict, fatherhood, mediterranean, family relations, husband wife relationship, death of mother, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, mother son relationship, lake, wheelchair, donkey
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Messy Christmas (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A holiday celebration with the extended family gets stretched to the breaking point in this comedy from Germany. Sara is happily married to Jan, though this wasn't always the case -- Sara is Jan's second wife, while Sara has three ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, biting, suspense
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, lovers reunited, dark humor, couples, family problems, destructive relationship, road not taken, new love, ex husband, secret, baby ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Women or Children First (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tom, a Spaniard, is married to Sylvie and lives a quiet but a bit boring life in the Britanny countryside (west of France). Trouble comes when Tom ex girlfriend reappears, asking for help, announcing him that she had a girl from him 9 years ago.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Plot: family relations, hopes, midlife crisis, human nature, friends, couples, unfulfillment, fatherhood, ex girlfriend, boy, love, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brittany
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The Lost Prince (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Djibi lives alone with Sofia, his 8-year-old daughter. Every night, he invents a story to put him to sleep. When Sofia falls asleep, these extraordinary stories come to life somewhere in an imaginary world inhabited by knights, pirates and other ...
Style: inspirational, thought provoking, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: single father, save the princess, fatherhood, parent child relationship, father daughter relationship, first love, father daughter conflict, father daughter estrangement, imaginary, learning the truth, father child relationship, grownups ...
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 5.2
 573
Fonzy (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in Paris, a man working in fish delivery becomes involved in a legal battle with his sperm donations.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, life turned upside down, haunted by the past, family relations, artificial insemination, pregnancy, disorder, fatherhood, sperm donor, female director, marijuana ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, usa
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All Cats Are Grey (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This Belgian drama is about the special bond between father and daughter. Paul is a 46 year old PI. Dorothy is almost 16 and has an identity crisis when she finds out her father isn't her biological father. Her mother won't tell her ...
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: private detective, obsession, unknown father, teenage life, youth, fatherhood, paternity revealed, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, nightclub, coming of age, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, brussels
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The Holy Child (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Marc (Lambert Wilson) is a man of the cloth who's gained a bit of celebrity for his public espousal of religious celibacy. In fact, he's even written a book about the subject. But Marc's 15 minutes of fame could be up when a bratty ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, captivating
Plot: secret, satire, fatherhood, friendship, scandal, teenage boy, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, bastard, catholic priest, illegitimate son, juvenile delinquent ...
Place: montreal, paris france, montreal quebec, kosovo
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 5.4
 236
Teen Spirit (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A 30 ans, Bruno, rock-star has been, vit toujours aux crochets de sa petite amie. Les temps sont durs... surtout quand une ex ressurgit de nulle part pour lui apprendre qu'il est le père de Nancy, 13 ans, dont il n'a jamais soupçonné ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious
Plot: family relations, friends, lifestyle, self discovery, best friends, couples, couple relations, introspection, life turned upside down, youth, musician's life, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Bridget Jones's Baby (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, China, UK, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Breaking up with Mark Darcy leaves Bridget Jones over 40 and single again. Feeling that she has everything under control, Jones decides to focus on her career as a top news producer. Suddenly, her love life comes back from the dead when she meets a ...
Style: romantic, funny, sweet, emotional, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: pregnant woman, love triangle, motherhood, rivalry, pregnancy, parenthood, one night stand, jealousy, fatherhood, female protagonist, relationships, love story ...
Place: london, new york
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 5.9
 1K
The Storage (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Antero Rousku is a storeman in a paint store. His job requires raw muscle power, mixing paints and carrying house repair materials around to earn his daily bread. But the basic salary is not enough for Rousku. He also sells a lot of stuff on the ...
Style: sexy, humorous, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: working class, workplace, pregnancy, unwanted pregnancy, blackmail, couples, workplace romance, sexual relations, workplace situations, friendship, society, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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Father of a Soldier (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During World War II, оld Georgian peasant wine-grower Georgy (Sergo Zakariadze) leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front line, hoping to find his son. George should see and transfer a lot of things, he becomes a soldier and only in ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, touching, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: great patriotic war, father son relationship, military, death of son, soldier, dead son, fatherhood, wound, world war two, red army, eastern front, frontline ...
Time: 1940s
Place: russia, caucasus, berlin germany, georgia (former ussr)
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 6.6
 32K
Chaos Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Frank Allen, a professional speaker who lectures on time management has a perfectly ordered and scheduled life, down to the minute. When his wife sets his clock forward 10 minutes as a joke, his day is thrown off. Deciding that his strictly ordered ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, funny, intense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: betrayal by friend, infidelity, medical test, nothing goes right, human nature, breaking point, chaos, disorder, father daughter relationship, adultery, love triangle, fatherhood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey
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 7.1
 179K
About a Boy (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, France, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Will Freeman is a hip Londoner who one day realizes that his friends are all involved with the responsibilities of married life and that leaves him alone in the cold. Passing himself off as a single father, he starts to meet a string of single mums, ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sentimental, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: single parent, mentor, friendship, singleness, dysfunctional family, single father, coming of age, womanizer, dating, family relations, father son relationship, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, britain, united kingdom
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Nie mehr wie es war (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tomas is happy as family father, raising teen son Milan (as his knavish buddy) and running-especially gastronomically- a club with his mother Nike, whose absences to take course aiming for career progress causes tension. Covering for Milan's ...
Style: captivating
Plot: fatherhood, adultery, father son relationship, family problems, family relations, search for father, relationship problems, family, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, relationships ...
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 5.1
 2K
Reunion (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Luokkakokous is a story about three men that travel back to their hometown to attend their high school class reunion.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, contemplative, light
Plot: high school reunion, friendship, divorced divorcee, fatherhood, childhood friend, midlife crisis, class reunion, friends, group of friends, escapades, old friends reunited, youth ...
Time: 2010s
Place: finland
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Saved by Grace (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A retired police officer, despondent over the loss of his family, contemplates a dramatic decision which will change his life forever, until he meets a mysterious woman who, through her personal stories, gives him a reason to re-examine what is most ...
Style: christian film, suspenseful, sincere
Plot: christian, father son relationship, faith, family relations, grief, father, prayer, love, fatherhood, husband wife relationship, responsibility, integrity
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The Perfect Stranger (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The mysterious arrival of a foreigner to a small village in a Mediterranean island, awake the sudden interest from a diverse group of residents, who will appear unexpectedly in the stranger's life, believing that he's going to reopen an ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sincere, light
Plot: village, social relations, village life, redemption, family relations, language barrier, young man, stranger, liberation, fatherhood, irishman, store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Too Young to Be a Dad (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 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: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adoption, teenage pregnancy, life turned upside down, teenage life, human spirit, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, family in crisis, youth, babies and infants, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Most Promising Young Actress (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Yvon Rance, a born hairdresser and an elegant middle-aged man with a perfect toupee, reigns in his native Brittany over a clientèle of little old ladies. But his main reason for living, his masterpiece, is Laetitia, his only daughter, whom he has ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: actor's life, ambition, follow your dream, desire for fame, life turned upside down, overnight success, parents and children, youth, artists and showbiz, beauty salon, father daughter relationship, fatherhood ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france, brittany
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Bad Luck Love (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A shocking crime forces a man to re-evaluate his life, only to find that going straight is more complicated than he imagined in this acclaimed drama from Finland. Ali (Jorma Tommila) is a low-level criminal who spends much of his spare time working ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, serious, gloomy
Plot: family problems, starting over, haunted by the past, down on your luck, crime, society, going straight, crimes, male female relationship, violence, ex convict, fatherhood ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, finland
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