Father and son movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant father and son movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, touching, exciting, psychotronic and humorous films and TV shows about / with father and son, father son relationship, chase, family relations, storytelling, mentor, parents and children, fight, father and violence plots mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, Spain and other countries.
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father and son movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as father and son: Sons of Norway (2011), Ismael (2013), Sleepless in Seattle (1993), Love Finds You in Sugarcreek (2014), 10 Days Without Mum (2020), Lucid Dream (2017), Son of Satyamurthy (2015), The Best Summer of My Life (2018), Nights in the Gardens of Spain (2010), Hardflip (2012).

List of father and son movies

Sons of Norway (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden, Denmark, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: It’s not easy to rebel when your dad wants to join the party... One day (in 1979), Magnus and his son Nikolaj hit the wall in their new terrace house in Rykkinn. Magnus is an architect, hippie and free spirit, a glaring exception in a community ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, psychological, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: nudist camp, parents and children, single parent, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, punk, society, social misfits, uncontrollable, radical, rebelliousness, father and son ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: norway
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Ismael (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An 8-year-old boy tracks down his father.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: family life, parents and children, introspection, haunted by the past, father and son, bittersweet, family relations, family drama, father
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
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Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young boy who tries to set his dad up on a date after the death of his mother. He calls into a radio station to talk about his dad’s loneliness which soon leads the dad into meeting a Journalist Annie who flies to Seattle to write a story about ...
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, date night, girls' night
Plot: single parent, radio, loneliness, looking for love, starting over, happy ending, romance, christmas party, love and romance, friendship, destiny, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: seattle, manhattan new york city, chicago illinois, baltimore, new york ...
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Love Finds You in Sugarcreek (2014)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Will a mysterious stranger's past wreak havoc on a quiet Amish community after they've opened their doors -- and hearts -- to him and his son?
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, enigmatic, captivating ...
Plot: amish, crimes, chase, track down, farm, father and son, celebrity, media, suspicion, murderer, hotel, boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
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10 Days Without Mum (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Antoine is the Head of HR of a big company. Managing people is his thing, so when his overwhelmed wife suddenly decides to go on holiday and leave him with the responsibility of the house and their four kids, he knows it will be a piece of cake for ...
Style: colourful, funny, feel good, light, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: vacation, kids and family, household, family, family problems, family life, parenting, parents and children, family home, family relations, brat, children ...
Time: contemporary
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Lucid Dream (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dae-ho, an investigative journalist, seeks to track down the whereabouts of his son who was abducted three years ago. With the help of a detective and a psychiatrist friend, he will retrace his memory of the incident through the use of lucid ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, twists and turns, tricky, suspenseful ...
Plot: child abduction, time travel, missing son, dreams, sleeping, kidnapped child, kidnapping, investigation, a vision, reporter, surveillance, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, south korea
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Son of Satyamurthy (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: The son of a rich businessman struggles to save his father's wealth after his demise. However, he faces many challenges when he becomes the sole breadwinner of his family.
Style: light, realistic, humorous, atmospheric
Plot: son, father, heir, debt, family, squaw, mogul, money lender, business, hindu, young man, father and son ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india
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The Legend of Timm Thaler or The Boy Who Sold His Laughter (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Timm Thyler is poor, but he laughs a lot and he looks so charming. One day, the world’s richest man makes the boy a dubious offer: if Timm agrees to sell him his laugh, he’ll win every bet he ever makes in the future.
Style: touching, emotional, melancholic, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: deal with the devil, boy, teenager, schoolboy, taunting, deal, obsessive quest, kindness, winning, adventure, good deed, goodhearted ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: germany
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The Best Summer of My Life (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A father in financial problems takes his son on vacation as he tries to solve his life.
Style: entertaining, humorous, feel good, light, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: summer, father son relationship, promise, eccentric family, humour, poor family, family life, family, parents and children, son, road trip, sea ...
Place: spain
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Nights in the Gardens of Spain (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Kawariki must become the leader of the family after his father retires in this intimate drama. A husband and father, he realizes that in order to lead with integrity, he must come out and be honest about his own life, even though it will test the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, psychological, serious ...
Plot: family relations, gender, society, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, family in crisis, homosexuality, secret, coming out, double life, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
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Hardflip (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hardflip follows the story of Caleb (Randy Wayne) a young skater whose ill mother (Rosanna Arquette) and absent father (John Schneider) leave him reaching for the only hope he has...becoming a sponsored skater. After his mother falls ill, Caleb ...
Style: realistic, uplifting, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: family relations, forgiveness, self discovery, youth, parents and children, ambition, teenager, skateboard, death of mother, loss of mother, suicide attempt, single mother ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san diego california
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Green Lantern (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the ...
Style: comic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, adventure, super strength, immortal, escapades, chosen one, alien, transformation, protector, alien planet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s, year 1991 ...
Place: usa
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Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood ...
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, barbarian, slavery, good versus evil, escapades, gladiator, cult, obsessive quest, danger, vengeance, heroic mission, sword fight ...
Time: stone age, ancient history, prehistoric times, 80s
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Carbon Copy (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A white corporate executive is surprised to discover that he has a black teen-age son who can't wait to be adopted into the, almost-exclusively-white community of, San Marino, California.
Style: humorous, suspense, semi serious, realistic, cynical ...
Plot: interracial relations, illegitimate son, farce, social differences, parents and children, suburbs, racism, teenage life, discrimination, suburban life, family life, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
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Wish I Was Here (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor, father and husband, is 35 years old and still trying to find a purpose for his life. He and his wife are barely getting by financially and Aidan passes his time by fantasizing about being the great futuristic ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous, touching ...
Plot: direction and purpose, self discovery, actor's life, thirtysomething life, parents and children, teaching the ways of the world, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, artists and showbiz, strong female character, brother brother relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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High and Low (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An executive of a shoe company becomes a victim of extortion when his chauffeur's son is kidnapped and held for ransom.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: ransom, kidnapping, police, psychopath, mistaken identity, chauffeur, crimes, crime, missing person, rescue, law enforcement, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan, tokyo
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Gantz (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After trying to rescue a man on the subway tracks, two teens wake up in a room dominated by a mysterious black sphere that sends them to hunt down and kill aliens hiding on Earth.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, supernatural, evil alien, self sacrifice, imaginary, good versus evil, afterlife, heroic mission, superhuman powers, save the world, alien encounter, graphic violence ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Fantasy Island (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A group of contest winners arrive at an island hotel to live out their dreams, only to find themselves trapped in nightmare scenarios.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspense, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: jungle, island, torture, danger, reality vs fantasy, wish come true, adaptation, unfaithful wife, deadly, deception, hallucination, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
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Be with You (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When two souls find one another, nothing can tear them apart. Widower Takumi (Shido Nakamura) lives a quiet life with his six-year-old son Yuji (Akashi Takei) after the loss of wife and mother Mio (Yuko Takeuchi). Yuji unfailingly remembers her ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, enigmatic, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: afterlife, family relations, diary, miraculous event, death in the family, reincarnation, hopes, couple relations, couples, supernatural, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo
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Legion (2010)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When God loses faith in humankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity's only hope for survival lies in a group of strangers trapped in an out-of-the-way, desert diner with the Archangel Michael.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, good versus evil, apocalypse, demons, save the world, prophecy, fallen angel, heroes, religion, chosen one, desert, trap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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Electric Shadows (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 93 min.
Story: For no apparent reason, a mute young woman assaults a youth who delivers water on his bicycle, injuring him and ruining his bike. Surprisingly, she asks him to feed her fish while she is in custody. Her tiny apartment, he discovers, is a shrine to ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional
Plot: youth, hospital, family relations, friendship, self discovery, friends, life is a bitch, society, teenage life, haunted by the past, rebelliousness, small town ...
Time: 70s
Place: china, asia
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Tokyo Sonata (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Netherlands, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ryûhei Sasaki (Teruyuki Kagawa) is keeping a secret from his wife, Megumi (Kyôko Koizumi), and his two teenage sons. Even though he leaves the house every day, he's not really going to work. He's going to an employment office. He ...
Style: serious, touching, psychological, realistic, lyrical ...
Plot: family relations, job seeking, housewife, unemployment, pianist, layoff, alienation, rebellion, hopes, family secret, dysfunctional family, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, china, middle east
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Us (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, twist ending, scary ...
Plot: murder, home invasion, panic, amusement park, chase, hall of mirrors, african american, childhood memory, family vacation, survival horror, survival, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: usa
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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, elderly man, parent child relationship, retirement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh
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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the "classic Spider-Man mold", Miles Morales must juggle his high school life with his status as a superhero. Until he learns by Peter Parker, the original Spider-Man, that there is a multiverse, called the "Spider-Verse", in ...
Style: exciting, light, colourful, psychotronic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: teenage superhero, superhero, secret identity, super powers, physics, teenage hero, alternate universe, giant monster, spider man character, giant creature, giant, teenager ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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I Just Wanna Hug You (2014)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Tsukasa got into a severe car accident when she was a high school student. She still suffers from the effects of that accident, with memory impairment and needing to use a wheelchair. Tsukasa falls in love with taxi driver Masaki. Even though they ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, melancholic, exciting ...
Plot: ex boyfriend, disability, mother daughter relationship, girlfriend boyfriend relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend reunion, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, speech impediment, nurse, father son relationship, taxi driver, white gloves, passenger ...
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After the Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Akira Tachibana is a 17-year-old high school student. She was once a promising athlete, but an injury has prevented her from taking part in track and field. One day, Akira Tachibana goes to a family restaurant and the manager talks to her in a ...
Style: sexy, romanticism, disturbing, touching, captivating ...
Audience: teen drama, chick flick, teens
Plot: japanese girl, schoolgirl, teenage girl, japanese schoolgirl, love, japanese woman, unrequited love, daughter, school, nubile, older man younger woman relationship, co worker co worker relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, based on true events, rough, sexy ...
Plot: rock band, musician, singer, music band, gay, fame, aids, musician's life, friendship between men, lgbt, desire for fame, rise to the top ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1982, year 1984 ...
Place: england, britain, atlanta georgia, munich germany, edinburgh scotland ...
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, whimsical, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Plot: magic, magical creature, wizards, magic wand, good versus evil, fantasy world, teleportation, dark fantasy, rescue, friendship, magician, chase ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, usa, arizona, london, manhattan new york city ...
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John Norman's Gor (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: American professor Tarl Cabot is transported via a magical ring to planet Gor, where he must help an oppressed country overthrow its evil king and his barbarian henchmen.
Style: touching, sexy, psychotronic
Plot: barbarian, ring, planet, whip, magic, caught in a net, raid, teleportation, alien planet, female fighter, fictional war, warlord ...
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