Kw-logo-holiday

Top 10 Dad Movies

Jun 09, 2014

Father’s Day is fast approaching. Check out Kidzworld’s list of movies that celebrate dads everywhere!

No. 10: Finding Nemo

The tale of an adventurous clownfish called Nemo who gets separated from his school of fish. His father Marlin heads out on the ultimate hunt to find his son.

Finding NemoFinding NemoCourtesy of Pixar

No. 9: The Pursuit of Happyness

Will Smith stars as Chris Gardner, a homeless man who struggles to make ends meet for his son Christopher.  

Pursuit of HappynessPursuit of HappynessCourtesy of Sony

No. 8: Father of the Bride

This classic film follows the shenanigans George (played by Steve Martin) goes through as he helps his daughter prepare for her upcoming marriage.

Father of the BrideFather of the BrideCourtesy of Touchstone

No. 7: The Sound of Music

One of the most popular musicals of all time, The Sound of Music is the story of the Von Trapp family. The seven children are being raised by their widowed father and a singing governess.

The Sound of MusicThe Sound of MusicCourtesy of 20th Century Fox

No. 6: Billboard Dad

Twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen star in this movie about sisters who place an advertisement trying to find a date for their father.

Billboard DadBillboard DadCourtesy of Warner Bros.

No. 5: Star Wars

At the heart of the popular Star Wars saga is the father-son relationship between Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker.

Darth Vader and Luke SkywalkerDarth Vader and Luke Skywalker

No. 4: Big Fish

This fantasy adventure movie focuses on Will’s journey to mend his relationship with his dying father.

Big FishBig FishCourtesy of Sony

No. 3: The Lion King

The classic Disney film follows lion cub Simba as he tries to grow into the king his father Mufasa wants him to be.

The Lion KingThe Lion KingCourtesy of Disney

No. 2: Field of Dreams

A farmer and a father, Ray hears a voice that tells him to build a baseball diamond. Although destroying his corn fields threatens to destroy him financially, the field ultimately brings his family together.

Field of DreamsField of DreamsCourtesy of Universal

No. 1: Mrs. Doubtfire

Robin Williams plays Daniel, a man who is desperate to spend time with his children after divorcing from his wife. He goes to great lengths – even dressing up as a nanny – in order to see them.

Mrs. DoubtfireMrs. DoubtfireCourtesy of 20th Century Fox

Have Your Say

What dad movies do you love? Let us know!

 

>

readers voted!

Comments

Gymsocks

Gymsocks wrote:

i watch lion king about five years ago
commented: Sun Jun 15, 2014

DreamLandXD

DreamLandXD wrote:

God last time i watched father of the bride was like 3 years ago
commented: Wed Jun 11, 2014

-Reggie-

-Reggie- wrote:

Lion King is a cartoon of my childhood!!! ♡
commented: Wed Jun 11, 2014

there are 79 more comments

Please login or register to add comments


like this article?
Sign up now to get more just like it!

latest videos

F1118866855312

Best Gift for Dad on Father's Day?

  • A necktie.
  • Cut the grass or do work around the house.
  • Take him to a movie or dinner.
  • Give him a hug.

related stories

Micro_a m
Whether you love em or they drive you crazy, we all have the exactly same DNA as our parents... s...
Micro_kitchen micro
Kidzworld shares our favorite Father’s Day recipes in this month’s Kidzworld Kitchen!
Micro_photos_micro
You know what’s even better than looking at funny pictures of your dad? Looking at funny pictures...
Micro_dad_micro
If your dad is totally committed to saving the environment – or if you want him to start trying a...
Micro_happy-fathers-day-micro
Father's Day isn't just a day for Dad to get more ties. It's about honoring all the men who've be...

Entertainment in the forums

noordinarygirl
The den of lions. They've probably died of hunger.
reply about 10 hours
hugebear
ur too gud why not give 1? Erm normally Im not smarticles at all and I cants remember any riddles [thinks] The person is captured and has to choose his punishment and which one does he choose 1. Thrown out of the airplane with no parachute 2. Thrown into the pit of liions that hasnt eaten for three years 3. Thrown out of the fast moving car on the busy road What one does the person choose? And why?
reply about 12 hours
SelenaGomezFanGirl
ur too gud why not give 1?
reply about 12 hours
hugebear
Lucy left on a horse on Thursday,was gone for two days, and comes back on a horse,on Thursday how is that possible? :/ Aw I think I has heard this one before and is it cos the horses name is Thursday?
reply about 12 hours
SelenaGomezFanGirl
Lucy left on a horse on Thursday,was gone for two days, and comes back on a horse,on Thursday how is that possible? :/
reply about 13 hours

play online games

Hour-of-code-tumb

Codey the troll is lost! Help him avoid obstacles and get back into the computer...

Candy-quest-feature

Your troll is lost! Help it avoid obstacles and get back into the computer.

Fo...

Dragon-dash

Your dragon must return to guard the treasure! Help it gather lost coins and avo...

_thumb_100x100

Shoot blobs with different properties to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be r...

1005_cc_kidz_100x100_vlh

Candy's got her candies into a terrible mess, can you help her to sort them out?

Candy-100

A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

_thumb_100x100

Bloons 2 is here! A worthy and awesome sequel at last to our original Bloons gam...

Frostbox_100x100

Explore the world or hang out with friends in your own condo. Get a unique look,...