These are the best movies to watch with your dad this Father’s Day.
We can celebrate the festival of father’s day with good food, gifts, thoughtful messages, cards, songs and of course, movies. The section of Father’s day movies in our website is totally dedicated to to those movies which have successfully portrayed the different characters and roles of father.
Here is a list of some of the movies on fathers, have a look at them to select one, that you feel, you can thoroughly enjoy with your dad.
Father of the Bride
Initial release: 20 December 1991 (USA)
Director: Charles Shyer
Music director: Alan Silvestri
Starring: Steve Martin, Kimberley Payne Williams, Diane Keaton, Martin Short and Kieran Culkin
About: A light-hearted entertainer, this amazing movie explores different issues that is associated with parenthood, family interaction, marriage etc. The movie manages successfully to capture the thoughts of a worried father.
My Father the Hero
Initial release: 4 February 1994 (USA)
Director: Steve Miner
Music director: David Newman, Michael Muhlfriedel
Starring: Gerard Depardieu, Katherine Heigl, Dalton James, Lauren Hutton and Faith Prince
About: This movie was released in the year 1993. This movie showcases the tribulations of a father when he was accompanying his daughter to a distant tropical island. This funny movie will certainly bring a big fat smile on your face.
Initial release: 14 March 1972 (New York City)
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Featured song: Speak Softly Love
Starring: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire, Al Lettieri, Sterling Hayden and John Cazale
About: The movie was released in the year 1972, and it bagged 10 Academy Awards. The story mainly revolves around a Mafia family and wonderfully depicts crime from all possible angles.
This Is My Father
Initial release: 8 January 1999 (Ireland)
Director: Paul Quinn
Starring: James Caan, John Cusack, Aidan Quinn, Moya Farrelly, Stephen Rea and Colm Meaney
About: This interesting movie brilliantly tells the story about an ill-fated romance and its impact over the succeeding generations of a particular family. The story mainly revolves around a Chicago schoolteacher who was in search of his real father.
Father and Son
Initial release: 12 September 2003 (Russia)
Director: Alexander Sokurov
Music director: Andrey Sigle
Starring: Andrej Shetinin, Alexei Nejmyshev and Alexander Rasbash
About: This movie was directed by award-winning Russian filmmaker, Alexander Sokurov. He made this movie as a complementary piece to his previous movie titled ‘Mother and Son’. This movie reflects an ambiguous relationship of a father and son.
Initial release: 9 May 1997)
Director: Ivan Reitman
Starring: Robin Williams, Billy Crustal, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Nastassja Kinsi and Charlie Hofheimer
About: This movie revolves around locating a teenager who runs away from home to follow a rock band. It was directed by Ivan Reitman and was released in the year 1997.
Kramer vs. Kramer
Initial release: 19 December 1979 (USA)
Director: Robert Benton
Starring: Meryl Streep, Dustin Hoffman, Justin Henry
The Royal Tenenbaums
Initial release: 5 October 2001 (USA)
Director: Wes Anderson
Starring: Bill Murray, Gwyneth Paltrow, Owen Wilson, Gene Hackman
He Got Game
Initial release: 1 May 1998 (USA)
Director: Spike Lee
Starring: Ray Allen, Denzel Washington, Michael Jordan, Milla Jovovich
Like Father, Like Son
Initial release: 17 September 2013 (Tokyo)
Director: Hirokazu Koreeda
Starring: Masaharu Fukuyama, Machiko Ono, Lily Franky
Initial release: 12 November 1993
Director: Bruce Joel Rubin
Music director: John Barry
Starring: Nicole Kidman, Michael Keaton, Queen Latifah
Initial release: 24 November 1948 (Italy)
Director: Vittorio De Sica
Starring: Enzo Staiola, Lamberto Maggiorani, Lianella Carell, Gino Saltameren
Initial release: 16 May 1973 (New York City)
Director: Peter Bogdanovich
Starring: Tatum O’Neal, Madeline Kahn, John Hillerman
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