Father daughter relationship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant father daughter relationship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out entertaining, suspense, touching, realistic, humorous and feel good films and TV shows about / with father daughter relationship, catastrophe, storytelling, family relations, chase, death, dialogue, mentor, redemption and single father plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as father daughter relationship: Leave No Trace (2018), Trouble with the Curve (2012), Interstellar (2014), Like Father (2018), Definitely, Maybe (2008), The Game Plan (2007), Shadowhunters (2016), Toni Erdmann (2016), Crawl (2019), Somewhere (2010).

List of father daughter relationship movies

 7.2
 48K
Leave No Trace (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A father and daughter live a perfect but mysterious existence in Forest Park, a beautiful nature reserve near Portland, Oregon, rarely making contact with the world. But when a small mistake tips them off to authorities, they are sent on an ...
Style: sincere, psychological, road movie, captivating, philosophical ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, off the grid, hiking, teenage girl, hitchhiking, survivalist, wilderness, hiding place, trust, medicine, injury, veteran ...
Place: washington state, oregon, portland oregon
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Trouble with the Curve (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Slowed by age and failing eyesight, crack baseball scout Gus Lobel takes his grown daughter along as he checks out the final prospect of his career. Along the way, the two renew their bond, and she catches the eye of a young player-turned-scout.
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: father daughter relationship, baseball, aging, sport, parent grown child relationship, workaholic, parents and children, dysfunctional family, elderly, family problems, one last chance, traditional versus modern ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa, georgia, boston, california
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 8.6
 1.5M
Interstellar (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
Style: mind bending, thought provoking, atmospheric, futuristic, cerebral ...
Plot: outer space, space travel, spacecraft, time travel, black hole, end of the world, time paradox, expedition, heroic mission, parallel world, father daughter relationship, space exploration ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: colorado
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 6.1
 18K
Like Father (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a workaholic young executive, is left at the altar, she ends up on her Caribbean honeymoon cruise with the last person she ever expected: her estranged and equally workaholic father. The two depart as strangers, but over the course of a few ...
Style: sincere, light, sweet, touching
Plot: father daughter relationship, cruise, workaholic, father daughter reunion, father daughter conflict, breakup, travel, female director, canoe, netflix, honeymoon
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Definitely, Maybe (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Will decides to tell his daughter the story of how he met her mother, he discovers that a second look at the past might also give him a second chance at the future.
Style: romantic, sentimental, sweet, emotional, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: father daughter relationship, divorce, single father, male female friendship, fall in love, free spirited, lovers, true love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, storytelling, college, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: wisconsin, new york, usa, new york state, united states ...
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 6.1
 58K
The Game Plan (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bachelor football star Joe Kingman seems to have it all. He is wealthy and carefree, and his team is on the way to capturing a championship. Suddenly, he is tackled by some unexpected news: He has a young daughter, the result of a last fling with ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: sport team, single father, father daughter relationship, football, american football, family relations, sport, athlete's life, irresponsible, disorder, family values, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, denver colorado
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 6.6
 51K
Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When Clary Fray's mother has disappeared, Clary joins a band of Shadowhunters; demon killing hunters, and gets caught up in a plan to save the world.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, gothic, bleak
Audience: teen drama
Plot: vampire, supernatural power, demon, werewolf, magic, good versus evil, female protagonist, supernatural, strong female character, teenage girl, friendship, family secret ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.4
 43K
Toni Erdmann (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, Monaco, Romania, France, Switzerland
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Without warning a father comes to visit his daughter abroad. He believes that she lost her humor and therefore surprises her with a rampage of jokes.
Style: melancholic, realistic, emotional, satirical, atmospheric ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, estranged daughter, male masturbation, culture clash, ambition, loneliness, existentialism, character study, life, parenthood, birthday party, party ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bucharest, germany, bulgaria, romania
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 6.2
 62K
Crawl (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Serbia, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While struggling to save her father during a Category 5 hurricane, a young woman finds herself trapped inside a flooding house and fighting for her life against Florida’s most savage and feared predators.
Style: suspense, disaster movie, psychotronic, awful, surprise ending
Plot: alligator, animal horror, flood, animal attack, trapped, hurricane, survival, father daughter relationship, storm, tsunami, predator, rat ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida
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 6.3
 42K
Somewhere (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Italy, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A hard-living Hollywood actor re-examines his life after his 11-year-old daughter surprises him with a visit.
Style: psychological, touching, emotional, meditative, stylized ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, family relations, casual sex, luxury hotel, actor's life, lifestyle, direction and purpose, introspection, parents and children, womanizer, artists and showbiz, self involved ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, las vegas, italy ...
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Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula has invited all his best friends to celebrate his beloved daughter ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, melancholic, absurd ...
Audience: kids, horror for children, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: vampire, hotel, monster, monsters, teenage love, dracula, magical creature, supernatural romance, father daughter relationship, odd, human becoming an animal, witches ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 19th century, 2010s ...
Place: romania, europe, transylvania, new york, moscow russia ...
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Light of My Life (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Parent and child journey through the outskirts of society a decade after a pandemic has wiped out half the world's population. As a father struggles to protect his child, their bond—and the character of humanity—is tested.
Style: bleak, ambiguous ending, touching, suspenseful, melancholic
Plot: father daughter relationship, girl, survival, fantasy world, journey, fear, danger, distopia, epidemic, solitude, flashback, church ...
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 7.4
 270K
The Nice Guys (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.
Style: buddy comedy, entertaining, suspense, humorous, buddy movie ...
Plot: private detective, conspiracy, pornography, father daughter relationship, party, alcoholic, single father, corruption, murder, investigation, neo noir, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.4
 213K
Southpaw (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Billy "The Great" Hope, the reigning junior middleweight boxing champion, has an impressive career, a loving wife and daughter, and a lavish lifestyle. However, when tragedy strikes, Billy hits rock bottom, losing his family, his house and ...
Style: touching, rough, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: athlete's life, boxing, tragedy, sport, family relations, contests and competitions, down on your luck, father daughter relationship, rise and fall, death, boxer, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2014
Place: usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new york, las vegas
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 5.3
 21K
Nine Lives (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, China, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.
Style: entertaining, light, melancholic, surreal, awful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: cat, family, transformation, kids and family, love, happy ending, animals, father daughter relationship, magic, skyscraper, redemption, fantasy world ...
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 7.4
 134K
Molly's Game (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.
Style: non-linear, surprise ending
Plot: female protagonist, poker, court, card playing, gambling, father daughter relationship, trial, lawyer, poker game, club, olympics, fbi ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
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 7.7
 141K
I Am Sam (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations start to become a problem and the ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mentally challenged, parents and children, against the odds, custody, father daughter relationship, lawyer, social services, parenthood, single parent, single father, child custody, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 6.7
 24K
Freaks (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, enigmatic, scary ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, overprotective father, escape, new world, threat, ice cream truck, secret passage, secret passageway, isolation, young girl, bravery, locked in ...
Time: near future
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Just a Breath Away (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A strange and deadly mist envelops Paris. A group of survivors finds refuge on the upper floors of apartment blocks and on the roofs of the capital. With no information, electricity, food or water, a couple attempts to survive this disaster and save ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, sentimental, tricky
Plot: father daughter relationship, gas mask, survival, mother daughter relationship, old couple, dog attack, walkie talkie, death of wife, oxygen, fog, catastrophe, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
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 6.4
 62K
Death Wish (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, ambiguous ending, reboot ...
Plot: vigilante, father daughter relationship, criminal, vigilantism, death of wife, police, dark hero, danger, moral dilemma, murder investigation, justice, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, new york, chicago illinois, united states
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 8.8
 41K
Steins;Gate (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The self-proclaimed mad scientist Rintarou Okabe rents out a room in a rickety old building in Akihabara, where he indulges himself in his hobby of inventing prospective "future gadgets" with fellow lab members: Mayuri Shiina, his ...
Style: exciting, touching, mind bending, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time machine, time travel, changing the past or future, parallel world, scientist, research, memory loss, father daughter relationship, inventions and discoveries, escapades, hopes, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
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 5.7
 77K
Pet Sematary (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Louis Creed, his wife Rachel and their two children Gage and Ellie move to a rural home where they are welcomed and enlightened about the eerie 'Pet Sematary' located near their home. After the tragedy of their cat being killed by a truck, ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, macabre, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: life after death, back from the dead, father daughter relationship, indian burial ground, cat, afterlife, zombie, parent child relationship, confession, parents and children, death of parent, pets ...
Time: year 2019
Place: maine
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 6.3
 186K
Tomb Raider (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
Style: exciting, suspense, surprise ending, reboot, captivating ...
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, tough girl, female fighter, chase, peril, survival, island, rescue, jungle, treasure hunt, inheritance ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: hong kong, london
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The Little Mermaid (1989)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the ...
Style: fairy tale, light, feel good, sweet, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: princess, mermaid, prince, disney, imaginary kingdom, witch, first love, spell, good versus evil, magic, fish out of water, king ...
Time: 1830s, 19th century, 80s
Place: caribbean, denmark
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 6.2
 63K
Jersey Girl (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ollie Trinke is a young, suave music publicist who seems to have it all, with a new wife and a baby on the way. But life deals him a bum hand when he's suddenly faced with single fatherhood, a defunct career and having to move in with his ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: single father, father daughter relationship, starting over, family life, love and romance, death of wife, death, childbirth, family relations, seduction, relationships, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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 6.3
 35K
Cargo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After being infected in the wake of a violent pandemic and with only 48 hours to live, a father struggles to find a new home for his baby daughter.
Style: apocalyptic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, bleak
Plot: zombie, pandemic, post apocalypse, aborigine, father daughter relationship, community, boat, houseboat, australian, baby, cargo, infected ...
Time: near future
Place: australia, south australia
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 6.5
 105K
Homefront (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Phil Broker is a former DEA agent who has gone through a crisis after his action against a biker gang went horribly wrong and it cost the life of his boss' son. He is recently widowed and is left with a 9-years-old daughter,Maddy. He decides to ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: protector, single father, tough heroes, crime, crimes, ex law enforcer, single parent, drug dealer, martial arts, father daughter relationship, small town, fist fighting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa, new jersey
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 7.8
 558K
Taken (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While vacationing with a friend in Paris, an American girl is kidnapped by a gang of human traffickers intent on selling her into forced prostitution. Working against the clock, her ex-spy father must pull out all the stops to save her. But with his ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, entertaining, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: one man army, kidnapping, vigilantism, dark hero, chase, human trafficking, woman in danger, daring rescue, father daughter relationship, abduction, rescue, child abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
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 6.4
 58K
Blood Father (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An ex-con reunites with his estranged wayward 16-year old daughter to protect her from drug dealers who are trying to kill her.
Style: suspense, stylized, harsh, tense, road movie ...
Plot: gunfight, father daughter relationship, ex convict, drug dealer, revenge, parent child relationship, redemption, rescue, teenage girl, gangsters, survival, road trip ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: california, new mexico, santa monica california, los angeles
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Tortilla Soup (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Mexican-American master chef and father to three daughters has lost his taste for food but not for life.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sincere, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: father daughter relationship, family life, eccentric family, looking for love, relationship vs career, parents and children, sister sister relationship, family relations, retirement, widower, eccentricity, secrets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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