There are people out there who have never seen The Princess Bride. Someone failed them when they were growing up. These are the cinematic building blocks for future film connoisseurs, movie-literate enthusiasts who can gracefully segue from a George Bailey impression into a spirited debate over whether Han Solo shot first.
Whether you're treating your father to some barbecue, a game of flag football, or something less stereotypical, there's always time to squeeze a movie or show into your Father's Day plans! Here are 15 movies and series, all streaming now, about dads, for dads, and perfect for watching with your dad this weekend. Whether he's teaching Tina to drive, feuding with Gene on local television, or protecting his community garden plot from an angry Louise, Bob loves his kids through each and every episode of this delightful animated series.
In the Name of the Father Fathers and sons may find themselves at odds with each other or the world or both but when the situation in which they find themselves involves both of them being inmates in the same prison that takes everything to a whole new level. This is especially ironic since Giuseppe had returned to the country from abroad while trying to help Conlan.
Sign in. Watch now. Two down-on-their-luck guys decide to fake their own deaths and start over with new identities, only to find the people they're pretending to be are in even deeper trouble. Two straight, single Brooklyn firefighters pretend to be a gay couple in order to receive domestic partner benefits.
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Hugo is a French-British-American historical adventure drama film directed and produced by Martin Scorsese and adapted for the screen by John Logan. Based on Brian Selznick 's book The Invention of Hugo Cabretit tells the story of a boy who lives alone in the Gare Montparnasse railway station in Paris in the s. Hugo is Scorsese's first film shot in 3Dof which the filmmaker remarked, "I found 3D to be really interesting, because the actors were more upfront emotionally.
Sign in. Provided below is a list of movies to watch with your dad, in no particular order. Most encouraged is the accompaniment of a Schlitz or an Old Milwaukee whilst viewing anyone of these timeless father bonding classics.
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T his is a deeply intimate, personal and moving work from the Iranian film-maker Mania Akbari, whose movies have often been meditations on beauty and body image. Akbari has made this in collaboration with her partner, the artist and sculptor Douglas White, and the result is a form of digressive-poetic cinema, connecting images and ideas in a dream-associative logic. It is loosely structured around the idea of letters written between Akbari and White, alternating voiceovers as they muse on how what is happening to them to now relates to their family and childhood.