Keyword: fatherhood

After Earth

After Earth (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 05/30/2013
A crash landing leaves teenager Kitai Raige and his legendary father Cypher stranded on Earth, 1,000 years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape. With Cypher critically injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help, facing uncharted terrain, evolved animal species that now rule the planet and an unstoppable alien creature that escaped during the crash. Father and...
Road

The Road (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 11/24/2009
In this epic, post-apocalyptic tale, a father and his young son journey across a barren landscape that was blasted by an unnamed cataclysm that destroyed civilization and most life on earth. In order to make it to safety, they must fend off starving stragglers and marauding packs of cannibals in a world in which men are pushed to their very worst.
Echo

Echo (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/30/2007
Simon, an ordinary-looking middle-aged man, and his six-year-old son Louie appear to have a relationship of great tenderness and warmth, but in actuality, it is far from normal. Divorced police officer Simon has recently lost custody of his son, and his plans for their last special holiday together are questionable. Undoubtedly a devoted father, Simon is haunted by visions from his past which...
Pursuit of Happyness

The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 12/14/2006
Chris Gardener is a family man struggling to make ends meet. Despite his valiant attempts to help keep the family afloat, the mother of his five-year-old son, Christopher, is buckling under the constant strain of financial pressure. No longer able to cope, she reluctantly decides to leave. Chris, now a single father, continues doggedly to pursue a better-paying job using every sales skill he knows...
Hugo

Hugo (2011)

Rated: PG Runtime: 127 minutes Release date: 11/22/2011
When his father dies, little Hugo is left with nothing but a gift for fixing watches and a broken automaton. With the help of a kind girl and a heartbroken filmmaker, Hugo will solve a mystery that will change his life.
Silent Hill: Revelation 3D

Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 10/25/2012
Heather Mason has long been on the run, always one step ahead of dangerous forces that she does not fully understand. Now, on the eve of Heather's 18th birthday, plagued by horrific nightmares and the disappearance of her father, Heather discovers she is not who she thinks she is. The revelation leads her deeper into a demonic world that threatens to trap her in Silent Hill forever.
Kick-Ass

Kick-Ass (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 04/15/2010
"How come nobody's ever tried to be a superhero?" When Dave Lizewski - ordinary New York teenager and rabid comic-book geek - dons a green-and-yellow, internet-bought wetsuit to become the no-nonsense vigilante, Kick-Ass, he soon finds an answer to his own question: because it hurts. But, overcoming all the odds, the eager yet inexperienced Dave quickly becomes a phenomenon, capturing the...
Nobel Son

Nobel Son (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 12/04/2008
Barkley Michaelson is in a deep life rut. He's struggling to finish his PHD thesis when his father, the learned Eli Michaelson, wins the Nobel Prize for Chemistry. Barkley and his mother, Sarah, a renowned forensic psychiatrist, now have the ill-fortune of living with a man-eating monster whose philandering ways have gotten less and less discreet. As if Barkley's world is not bad enough, on the...
Old Dogs

Old Dogs (2009)

Rated: PG Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 11/24/2009
Two best friends -- one unlucky-in-love divorcee and the other a fun-loving bachelor -- have their lives turned upside down when they're unexpectedly charged with the care of 7-year-old twins while on the verge of the biggest business deal of their lives. The not-so-kid-savvy bachelors stumble in their efforts to take care of the twins, leading to one debacle after another, and perhaps to a...
Good Day to Die Hard

A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 02/13/2013
Old-school cop John McClane travels to Moscow to help his son Jack - unaware that Jack is a CIA operative trying to intercept a nuclear weapons heist. With the Russian underworld in pursuit, the McClane men discover that their contrasting methods make them a force to be reckoned with.
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 12/24/2011
Oskar Schell is an inventive eleven-year-old New Yorker whose discovery of a key in his deceased father's belongings sets him off on an urgent search across the city for the lock it will open. A year after his father died in the World Trade Center on what Oskar calls "The Worst Day," he is determined to keep his vital connection to the man who playfully cajoled him into confronting his wildest...
Snitch

Snitch (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 02/21/2013
When his teenage son is wrongly accused of selling drugs and faces a mandatory minimum sentence of ten years, a father is determined to rescue his son. In desperation, he makes a deal with the U.S. attorney to work as an undercover informant and infiltrate a drug cartel even though it means risking everything, including his family and his own life.
Moms' Night Out

Moms' Night Out (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
All Allyson and her friends want is a peaceful, grown-up evening of dinner and conversation - a long-needed moms' night out. But in order to enjoy high heels, adult conversation and food not served in a paper bag, they need their husbands to watch the kids for three hours. What could go wrong?
This Is 40

This Is 40 (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 12/20/2012
Pete and Debbie are approaching a milestone meltdown. After years of marriage, Pete lives in a house of all females: wife Debbie and their two daughters, 8-year-old Charlotte and 13-year-old Sadie. As he struggles to keep his record label afloat, he and Debbie must figure out how to forgive, forget and enjoy the rest of their lives before they kill each other.
Cheaper by the Dozen

Cheaper by the Dozen (2003)

Rated: PG Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 12/24/2003
In modern America, where the average family has 1.87 children, Tom Baker and wife Kate have decided that life is better--if not cheaper--by the dozen. The Bakers live in a small Illinois town where Tom coaches the local college football team. The family's day-to-day life is marked by equal parts love and chaos pet-frog-landing-in-the-breakfast eggs type of chaos. When Tom is offered his dream...
Drive Angry

Drive Angry (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 02/24/2011
Milton, a hardened felon, has broken out of Hell for one last chance at redemption. Intent on stopping a vicious cult responsible for murdering his daughter, he has three days to stop them before they sacrifice her baby. He's joined by Piper - a young, sexy waitress who liberates her ex-boyfriend's cherry-red muscle car in order to help Milton. Now the two of them are hot on the trail of the...
Sound of Music

The Sound of Music (1965)

Rated: G Runtime: 174 minutes Release date: 03/30/1965
A former nun leaves the convent to become a governess for the seven children of a wealthy, Austrian widower who has grown into a cold disciplinarian. Soon, the she opens the children to the wonders of life and the joy of music - and eventually softens the heart of their father and gains his love.
Kicking & Screaming

Kicking & Screaming (2005)

Rated: PG Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 05/12/2005
Phil Weston is an average Joe who's had to put up all his life with his overly competitive father, Buck. When Phil decides to coach his 10-year-old son's soccer team, he goes head-to-head for the league championship against Buck, who coaches his own young son on the preeminent team of the league. Old scores come into play as Phil and Buck find themselves going to extreme measures to win the...
That's My Boy

That's My Boy (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 06/14/2012
While still in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited Donny suddenly shows up. Trying desperately to reconnect with his son, Donny is now forced to deal with the repercussions of his bad parenting skills.
Hotel Transylvania

Hotel Transylvania (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 09/27/2012
Welcome to the Hotel Transylvania, Dracula's lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up, free to be the monsters they are without humans to bother them. On one special weekend, Dracula has invited some of the world's most famous monsters - Frankenstein and his wife, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, a family of werewolves, and more - to celebrate his daughter Mavis'...
Hanna

Hanna (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 04/07/2011
Hanna, a teenage girl, has the strength, stamina, and smarts of a soldier. She was raised by her father, a former CIA agent, in the wilds of Sweden. Living a life unlike any other teenager, Hanna's upbringing and training have groomed her to be the perfect assassin. When her father sends her on a mission, Hanna journeys stealthily across Europe while eluding agents who are chasing her, sent by a...
Forty Shades of Blue

Forty Shades of Blue (2005)

Rated: None Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 09/27/2005
Laura, a young Russian woman lives in Memphis with a much older rock n' roll legend, and the personal awakening she experiences in the wake of her unfortunate affair with his estranged son. Alan James is a legend in Memphis, a white man who produced black music back in the 60's and 70's, the heyday of Memphis Soul. Now in his later years, he's still living the high life in a comfortable house in...
In the Mix

In the Mix (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 11/22/2005
When New York's hottest nightclub deejay Darrell saves a mob boss's life, he is rewarded for his bravery with the job of watching over the Don's beautiful daughter Dolly. The sparks soon begin to fly between this attractive couple from very different worlds, against her formidable father's wishes. The Don, however, has other things on his mind--quashing a potential war with an arch-rival and...
Grace is Gone

Grace is Gone (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 12/06/2007
There was a time when Stanley Phillips could see his entire life clearly. He dreamed of patriotic service and was destined for a military career. He came close to that dream until it was cut short simply because of his poor eyesight. Now he's serving customers at a home supply store while his Sergeant wife is fighting in Iraq. Equally as awkward at home as he is at work, he's raising Heidi, their...
Boys Are Back

The Boys Are Back (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 09/24/2009
A confessional tale of fatherhood that follows a witty, wisecracking, action-oriented sportswriter who, in the wake of his wife's tragic death, suddenly finds himself in a stultifying state of single parenthood. With turbulent emotions swirling just below the surface, Joe Warr throws himself into the only child-rearing philosophy he thinks has a shot at bringing joy back into their lives: "just...