Keyword: single father

Palo Alto

Palo Alto (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
Shy, sensitive April is the class virgin, a popular soccer player and frequent babysitter for her single-dad coach, Mr. B. Teddy is an introspective artist whose best friend and sidekick, Fred, is an unpredictable live-wire with few filters or boundaries. While April negotiates a dangerous affair with Mr. B., and Teddy performs community service for a DUI - secretly carrying a torch for April, who...
Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

Rated: PG Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 06/24/1993
It's Christmas Eve and radio talk show psychologist Marcia Fieldstone has asked her listening audience what they are wishing and dreaming of during this season of hope. A little boy, who is tuned in from Seattle calls in his wish, a new wife for his father who has been widowed for a year and a half. Meanwhile, all the way across the country, punching buttons on her car radio as she drives from...
Blended

Blended (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 05/22/2014
After a disastrous blind date, single parents Lauren and Jim agree on only one thing: they never want to see each other again. But when they each sign up separately for a fabulous family vacation with their kids, they're all stuck sharing a suite at a luxurious African safari resort for a week.
To Kill a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 131 minutes Release date: 12/24/1962
In 1932 Alabama, a widowed lawyer with two small children defends a black man accused of raping a white woman.

Road to the Open (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 05/20/2014
Struggling after the loss of his wife, single-parent Jerry McDonald's only social outlet is playing tennis with his eccentric best friend, Miles. Jerry reluctantly caves to Miles and agrees to play in a local tournament that could earn them a once in a life-time slot in an exhibition match at a prestigious national tournament, but they'll be up against the infamous Gollant Brothers who haven't...
My Mother's Future Husband

My Mother's Future Husband (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
In the five years since Headly's father died, the 15-year-old and her mom, Ren, have become best friends. When Headly has her first crush, she decides her mother needs some romance in her life, too, so she and her friend Willis devise a scheme to help Ren find love again. After a few misadventures, they introduce Ren to Andrew, a single dad with a four-year-old son. Through it all, Headly and her...
Hellion

Hellion (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/12/2014
Obsessed with heavy metal, dirt bike racing and partaking in the occasional act of vandalism with his band of delinquents, the behavior of 13-year-old Jacob Wilson has begun to raise concerns around town, especially when it starts to involve his younger brother Wes. While the boys' father, Hollis, loves his sons, he is still reeling from the loss of their mother, spending more time drowning his...

People, Places & Things (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 02/02/2015
Suzanne

Suzanne (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 12/17/2013
Sisters Suzanne and Maria are extremely close. They have a happy childhood despite the death of the mother when they were still very young. Their father Nicolas does the very best he can, until the day that Suzanne gets pregnant and little Charlie arrives. A few years later, Suzanne meets Julien and they fall hopelessly in love. She ends up running away with him, leaving everyone and everything...
Signs

Signs (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 08/01/2002
A thriller set in Bucks County, Pennsylvania focusing on the mysterious appearance of a five-hundred-foot design of circles and lines carved into the crops of the family farm. Graham Hess is the family patriarch who is tested in his journey to find the truth behind the unfolding mystery.
Paul Blart: Mall Cop

Paul Blart: Mall Cop (2009)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 01/15/2009
A single, suburban dad tries to make ends meet as a security officer at a New Jersey mall. It's a job he takes very seriously, though no one else does. When Santa's helpers at the mall stage a coup, shutting down the megaplex and taking hostages (Paul's daughter and sweetheart among them), Jersey's most formidable mall cop will have to become a real cop to save the day.
Goodbye to All That

Goodbye to All That (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 12/16/2014
Otto Wall is your typical suburban husband and father, domesticated into a state of placidity. When his wife pulls the rug out from underneath him and announces she is filing for divorce, Otto is thrust into the uncharted territory of single fatherhood and - even more frightening - getting back into the rather unpredictable dating pool.
Me and You and Everyone We Know

Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 06/16/2005
Christine is a lonely artist and "Eldercab" driver who uses her fantastical artistic visions to draw her aspirations and objects of desire closer to her. Richard, a newly single shoe salesman and father of two boys, is prepared for amazing things to happen. But when he meets the captivating Christine, he panics. Life is not so oblique for Richard's seven-year-old Robby, who is having a risque...
Kramer vs. Kramer

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Rated: PG Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 12/18/1979
Returning home late from work one night, a career-obsessed Ted Kramer is told by his wife, Joanna, that she is leaving him. After a lifetime of being "somebody's wife," she's going off to find herself, leaving Ted to care for their six-year-old son. Ted, while trying to hold down his job, gets to really know his son as few fathers do: cooking his meals, taking him to the park, understanding...
Say Anything

Say Anything (1989)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 04/13/1989
Romantic comedy about a less-than-average student who falls in love with a brilliant biochemistry major.
World's Greatest Dad

World's Greatest Dad (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 08/20/2009
Lance Clayton is a man who has learned to settle. He dreamed of being a rich and famous writer, but has only managed to make it as a high school poetry teacher. His only son Kyle is an insufferable jackass who won't give his father the time of day. He is dating Claire, the school's adorable art teacher, but she doesn't want to get serious -- or even acknowledge publicly that they are dating. Then...
Bringing Down the House

Bringing Down the House (2003)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 03/02/2003
Peter Sanderson is a divorced, straight-laced, uptight attorney who still loves his ex-wife and can't figure out what he did wrong to make her leave him. However, Peter's trying to move on, and he's smitten with a brainy, bombshell barrister he's been chatting with online. However, when she comes to his house for their first face-to-face, she isn't refined, isn't Ivy League, and isn't even a...

True Story (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2014
Hakim, a young single father in New York, is forced to deal with his past ghosts while maintaining his friendship from childhood. Wanting more out of life, he meets Nia, a woman that blows his mind. The love affair is magical, but when his past issues haunt him and an unexpected betrayal occurs, Hakim must decide at what cost is he willing to fight for Nia and a chance at happiness.
Ragnarok

Ragnarok (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 08/14/2014
Sigurd Svendsen is a Norwegian archaeologist who is fascinated by a Viking ship found at the Oseberg burial mound. He believes that a runic inscription on the ship, which translates to "man knows little," holds the key to understanding the Norse myth of Ragnarok: the day when heaven and earth are destroyed. After finding similar inscriptions on a stone in Northern Norway, Sigurd, along with his...
Jiaoyou

Jiaoyou (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 09/11/2014
An alcoholic father and his two children wander around the outskirts of Taipei, barely able to survive. The man makes a small income working as a human billboard advertising luxury apartments, while his young son and daughter roam through supermarkets and malls eating free food samples. Every night the family sleeps in an abandoned building, where the father is strangely affected by a mural on the...