Highest-Rated Movies about 'Father', Sort by Popularity


The Song of Sparrows, A One and a Two..., The Cranes Are Flying, Castle in the Sky, Flirting, Xiu Xiu: The Sent-Down Girl, Up the Yangtze, The Shadow of Violence ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Father movies.


The Song of Sparrows poster

The Song of Sparrows

The kind and generous nature of a former ostrich farmer (Reza Naji) starts to erode after he takes a job in the city driving a motorcycle taxi.

laborer, wife, deaf child, father, taxi driver, businessman, emotional

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A One and a Two...

A man (Nien-Jen Wu) deals with the possibility of losing his job, a wedding, a mother-in-law's stroke and an ex-girlfriend.

father, son, daughter, charming, tender, profound, funeral

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The Cranes Are Flying poster

The Cranes Are Flying

A Moscow girl (Tatyana Samoylova) loves a World War II soldier (Aleksey Batalov) but marries a pianist.

woman, soldier, cousin, father, brooding, melodramatic, touching

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Castle in the Sky poster

Castle in the Sky

Two orphans, one with a levitation stone, search for lost treasure and the keys to their past in a legendary floating city.

orphan, princess, general, pirate, father, thrilling, unrestrained

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Flirting poster

Flirting

A white preppie (Noah Taylor) loves a Ugandan girl (Thandie Newton) in 1965 Australia in this sequel to "The Year My Voice Broke."

teen boy, teen girl, student, teacher, father, mother, winsome

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Xiu Xiu: The Sent-Down Girl poster

Xiu Xiu: The Sent-Down Girl

Chinese law mandates that a young woman (Lu Lu) leave her family and travel to the Tibetan countryside for manual labor in 1975.

young girl, rancher, mother, sister, father, friend, moving

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Up the Yangtze poster

Up the Yangtze

This documentary examine China's rapidly changing economy by focusing on the construction of the Three Gorges Dam. For the government, the dam stands as a symbol of progress; but it displaces hundreds of families during its creation. Following local teenagers Chen Bo Yu and Yu Shi, who work on one of the Western cruise lines that sails up the Yangtze near the dam, the film details the friction in Chinese society as its citizens struggle with the realities of its new consumer capitalism.

cruise employee, tourist, mother, father, teenager, intense, emotional

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The Shadow of Violence poster

The Shadow of Violence

A former boxer cares for his autistic son while working as an enforcer for a family of drug dealers in rural Ireland.

crime boss, enforcer, father, boxer, brooding, disheartening, dark

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The Unloved poster

The Unloved

Lucy is 11-years-old and lives with her father. One day, not for the first time, he beats her. The next time she returns to school, Lucy asks to see her social worker Jackie. Lucy is known to social services and has been in foster care before, but none of her foster parents have any placements available. Jackie takes her to a children's home, Crop Row, where she is left with nothing except the school uniform she is wearing.

child, father, social worker, teen girl, dark, sad, raw

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My Neighbor Totoro poster

My Neighbor Totoro

Two sisters encounter a mythical forest sprite and its woodland companions when they move to rural Japan.

schoolgirl, sister, father, mother, spirit, amusing, endearing

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Loveling poster

Loveling

On the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, Irene has only a few days to overcome her anxiety about sending her eldest son out into the world on his own.

mother, father, child, brother, sister, teen boy, touching

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A Regular Woman poster

A Regular Woman

A German woman of Turkish descent struggles to achieve the life she wants. Faced by opposition and threats from her family, she leaves.

young woman, family, husband, abusive husband, father, turkish man, engaging

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Long Day's Journey Into Night poster

Long Day's Journey Into Night

A quiet Connecticut vacation home is the backdrop for domestic decline. Sensitive son Edmund (Dean Stockwell) returns home from spending time at sea to a family in a state of collapse. His father (Ralph Richardson) is an alcoholic miser. His mother, Mary (Katharine Hepburn), is addicted to morphine. His brother, Jamie (Jason Robards), is aggressive and unstable. As Edmund and his brother clash over how to help their mother, she becomes increasingly concerned about Edmund's worsening health.

mother, father, brother, son, maid, dark, brooding

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Beauty and the Beast poster

Beauty and the Beast

A French maiden takes the place of her captured father in the enchanted castle of an accursed prince, and her love is his only chance to resume human form, in the Disney version of a French fairy-tale .

anti-hero, ingénue, father, suitor, servant, endearing, playful

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Rogue poster

Rogue

An undercover detective is tormented by the possibility that her actions contributed to a tragedy.

journalist, guide, ex-husband, photographer, teen girl, father, frightening

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The Maid poster

The Maid

A live-in maid (Catalina Saavedra) becomes distraught when her employer (Claudia Celedón) hires another woman (Mercedes Villanueva) to help her out.

maid, mother, father, colleague, son, daughter, madcap

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The Postman poster

The Postman

A Mediterranean fisherman's son (Massimo Troisi) slowly gains the confidence of an exiled Chilean poet (Philippe Noiret), who helps him woo a local barmaid (Maria Grazia Cucinotta).

postman, barmaid, boss, father, heartwarming, passionate, touching

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James Dean poster

James Dean

Problems early in life fuel the actor's (James Franco) rapid ascent to legend status in spite of the brevity of his career.

actor, father, girlfriend, aunt, mother, sad, emotional

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Rana's Wedding poster

Rana's Wedding

One morning, spirited Rana (Clara Khoury), a Palestinian teenager living in Jerusalem, receives a startling note from her father, Abu Siad (Zuher Fahoum) : She can either get married or emigrate with him to Egypt later that afternoon. Rana dashes off to find her boyfriend, Khalil (Khalifa Natour), but must negotiate menacing Israeli checkpoints and strict Islamic law as she races across the West Bank. She begins to wonder if she really wants to stay after all.

palestinian, young girl, boyfriend, father, grandmother, israeli, frenetic

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House Party poster

House Party

Kid is grounded by his dad for fighting, but he is determined to sneak out to go to a huge party at Play's house and meet up with the hottest girl in school.

student, father, dj, rapper, bully, love interest, amusing

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Our Father poster

Our Father

A teenager (Ahidjo Mahamat Moussa) and his younger brother (Hamza Moctar Aguid) search for their father after he fails to come home one day.

brother, mute person, mother, teacher, boy, father, tender

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Life Is Sweet poster

Life Is Sweet

The working-class malaise of suburban London is captured in this comedic drama, which focuses on twin sisters Natalie (Claire Skinner) and Nicola (Jane Horrocks) and their parents: easygoing Andy (Jim Broadbent) and his optimistic wife, Wendy (Alison Steadman). While Natalie has a plumbing job, and tends to take after her mom with her bright outlook, Nicola is on the dole and perpetually dwells on the negative. Will the cloud over Nicola's head ever lift?

father, mother, twin, sister, cook, plumber, cheeky

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El Cid poster

El Cid

Spain is overrun by the Moors and the country's only hope rests in a heroic knight known as El Cid (Charlton Heston). He knows a divided Spain cannot stand and implores his countrymen to unify in order to repel the invaders. But a hitch develops in El Cid's campaign: He gets exiled from his homeland of Castile by the region's power-hungry ruler. In the meantime, he attempts to reunite with his estranged wife, Jimena (Sophia Loren) -- who's still upset by the fact that he killed her father.

hero, knight, wife, king, father, spaniard, rousing

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After Innocence poster

After Innocence

Filmmaker Jessica Sanders interviews seven men who were wrongfully imprisoned until DNA testing set them free.

innocent man, ex-convict, activist, cop, soldier, father, gripping

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Cal poster

Cal

A young IRA recruit (John Lynch) has an affair with the widow (Helen Mirren) of a slain Ulster policeman.

catholic, ira agent, husband, protestant, police officer, father, rousing

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A Quiet Place Part II poster

A Quiet Place Part II

Following the events at home, the Abbott family now face the terrors of the outside world. Forced to venture into the unknown, they realize the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats lurking beyond the sand path.

mother, survivor, monster, father, deaf child, tense, bleak

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La familia poster

La familia

Twelve-year-old Pedro roams the streets with his friends in a working-class district of Caracas. After Pedro seriously injures another boy in a rough game, his father decides they must flee and hide.

teen boy, father, friend, stranger, tense, emotional, moving

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Cowboy Up poster

Cowboy Up

Hank (Kiefer Sutherland) and Ely Braxton (Marcus Thomas) are brothers and rivals. They're each haunted by the specter of their dad, Reid (Pete Postlethwaite), a famous bull rider turned absent father. Hank is a rodeo clown who breeds bulls; Ely is a brash young rider who won't let anything -- not even life-threatening injuries -- keep him out of the ring. When rodeo sweetheart Celia (Daryl Hannah) gets between them, sibling rivalry grows volatile and loyalties are tested.

rodeo rider, brother, love interest, father, mother, fiery, brash

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Baadasssss! poster

Baadasssss!

Filmmaker/actor Melvin Van Peebles (Mario Van Peebles) directs the controversial movie "Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song."

director, actor, father, son, amusing, brash, crafty

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