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How many movies with dad in the title can you name? This list ranks the best movies with dad in the name, whether they're documentaries, dramas, horror movies, or any other genre of film. Do you have a favorite movie with dad in the title? Categorizing movies by words in their titles is kind of uncommon, but that's a big part of why this list is so fun to scroll through. There's probably one movie with dad in the title you think of right away, but you might be shocked to see how many others exist as well.

Notable films with dad in the title include Ghost Dad, Dad, and World's Greatest Dad, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the dad movies up or down depending on how much you like them.

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Dad is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad Kevin Spacey, Ethan Hawke, Jack Lemmon Dad is a 1989 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Gary David Goldberg and starring Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Olympia Dukakis, Kevin Spacey and Ethan Hawke. It is based on William ...more

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Mom and Dad Save the World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Mom and Dad Save the World Kathy Ireland, Jeffrey Jones, Teri Garr Mom and Dad Save the World is a 1992 sci-fi adventure, family, romantic comedy film. Jon Lovitz plays Emperor Tod Spengo who is the cruel, silly and over-dramatic emperor of the planet named ...more

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Getting Even with Dad is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Getting Even with Dad Macaulay Culkin, Ted Danson, Glenne Headly Getting Even With Dad is a 1994 American comedy film starring Macaulay Culkin and Ted Danson.

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World's Greatest Dad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
World's Greatest Dad Robin Williams, Krist Novoselic, Bobcat Goldthwait World's Greatest Dad is a 2009 American black comedy film written and directed by Bobcat Goldthwait. It stars Robin Williams, Daryl Sabara, and Alexie Gilmore. The film was released on July 24 ...more

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The Bass Player: A Song For Da... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
The Bass Player: A Song For Dad "In this eloquent, witty homage to his father, filmmaker Niall McKay wrestles with his family's unsettling past to overcome his fear of commitment. As Niall helps his elderly father Jim, a ...more

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Too Young to Be a Dad is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Too Young to Be a Dad Paul Dano, Kathy Baker, Bruce Davison Too Young To Be A Dad is a Canadian-American made-for-television movie about teen pregnancy that aired in May 2002 on Lifetime.

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Dad and Dave Come to Town is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad and Dave Come to Town Peter Finch, Ann Richards, Bert Bailey Dad and Dave Come to Town is a 1938 Australian comedy film directed by Ken G. Hall, the third in the 'Dad and Dave' comedy series starring Bert Bailey. It was the feature film debut of Peter

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Ghost Dad is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Ghost Dad Bill Cosby, Christine Ebersole, Jonathan Brandis Ghost Dad is a 1990 American fantasy comedy film directed by Sidney Poitier and starring Bill Cosby, in which a widower's spirit is able to communicate with his children after his death. It was ...more

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Till Dad Do Us Part is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Till Dad Do Us Part Jeffrey Jones, Markie Post, John Larroquette Till Dad Do Us Part is a made-for-TV movie released in 2001. It starred John Larroquette, Markie Post, and Jeffrey Jones; was written by Douglas Soesbe, and directed by Randall Miller. It was ...more

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Me and Me Dad is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Me and Me Dad Me and Me Dad is a 2012 documentary, drama, family film directed by Katrine Boorman.

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Mom and Dad is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Mom and Dad Jim Clark, Hardie Albright, George Eldredge Mom and Dad, known as The Family Story in the United Kingdom,[3] is a feature-length 1945 American film, directed by William Beaudine and produced by exploitation filmmaker and presenter Kroger ...more

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Dad Made Dirty Movies is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad Made Dirty Movies Dad Made Dirty Movies is a 2011 Bulgarian-German documentary film by Jordan Todorov following Stephen C. Apostolof's life and career. The film premiered at Visions du Réel International ...more

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2 Mums and a Dad is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
2 Mums and a Dad "This stunningly frank, beautifully observed portrait of three strong-willed adults and a baby transcends the cheap theatrics of reality TV to deliver real drama. Fiona and Kellie, a ...more

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My Dad Is 100 Years Old is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
My Dad Is 100 Years Old Isabella Rossellini, Isaac Paz Sr. My Dad Is 100 Years Old is a 2005 short film written by Isabella Rossellini and directed by Guy Maddin.

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A Letter to Dad is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
A Letter to Dad A Letter to Dad is the 2011 documentary, biographical and family film written and directed by Srdjan Keca.

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Dad and Dave: On Our Selection is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad and Dave: On Our Selection Geoffrey Rush, Noah Taylor Dad and Dave: On Our Selection is an Australian comedy film, based on the characters and writings of author Steele Rudd. It is set in late nineteenth century colonial Queensland, but largely ...more

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My Dear Dad is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
My Dear Dad Yoon Jeong-hee, Shin Young-kyun, Kim Jin-Yeong

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Replacing Dad is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Replacing Dad Tippi Hedren, Mary McDonnell, Jack Coleman Replacing Dad is a 1999 American television film directed by Joyce Chopra. Based on a Shelley Fraser Mickle novel, the film stars Mary McDonnell, William Russ, Jack Coleman and Shailene Woodley ...more

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The Medal Dad Left Behind is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title

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Dad for a Day is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad for a Day Luisana Lopilato, Gimena Accardi, Inés Palombo Dad for a Day is a 2009 Argentine film starring Nicolás Cabré, Luisana Lopilato and Gimena Accardi. It was premiered on 6 August 2009, and was also screened at the Mar del Plata ...more

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Forgetting Dad is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Forgetting Dad Forgetting Dad is a 2008 documentary film directed and written by Rick Minnich and Matt Sweetwood.

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Thumbelina's Dad is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title

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Mere Dad Ki Maruti is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Mere Dad Ki Maruti Ram Kapoor, Ravi Kishan, Rhea Chakraborty Mere Dad Ki Maruti is a 2013 Bollywood comedy film directed by Ashima Chibber, featuring Saqib Saleem, Ram Kapoor and Prabal Panjabi in lead roles. The film takes its plot from the 2000 ...more

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His Old-Fashioned Dad is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
His Old-Fashioned Dad Robert Z. Leonard, Margarita Fischer, John Burton His Old-Fashioned Dad is a 1913 short drama comedy film.

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The Entanglements of Dad is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
The Entanglements of Dad Sara García Los enredos de papá is a 1939 Mexican film. It stars Sara García.

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Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and S... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad Aoi Miyazaki, Takako Matsu, Akira Emoto Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad is a 2007 Japanese film directed by Joji Matsuoka. The film is adapted from the best selling autobiography of Lili Franky, a Japanese novelist, actor, ...more

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A Boy Called Dad is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
A Boy Called Dad Ian Hart, Louise Delamere A Boy Called Dad is a British feature film, produced by Made Up North Productions. It is the feature film debut of BAFTA winning director Brian Percival, BAFTA winning screenwriter Julie ...more

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Time Out for Dad is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Time Out for Dad Johnny Galecki

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Dad for a Day is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad for a Day Robert Blake Dad for a Day is a 1939 Our Gang short comedy film directed by Edward Cahn. It was the 184th Our Gang short that was released.

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My Dad Is a Champ is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
My Dad Is a Champ Thomas Bo Larsen, Charlotte Munck, Frederik Johansen My Dad is a Champ is a 2004 short film written by Morten Giese, Mette Heeno and Annette Herzog and directed by Morten Giese.

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Dad Rudd, M. P. is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad Rudd, M. P. Chips Rafferty, Grant Taylor, Bert Bailey Dad Rudd, M.P. is a 1940 comedy that was the last of four films made by Ken G. Hall starring Bert Bailey as Dad Rudd. It was the last feature film directed by Hall prior to the war and the last ...more

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Dad Savage is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad Savage Patrick Stewart, Kevin McKidd, Jake Wood Dad Savage is a 1998 British film directed by Betsan Morris Evans starring Patrick Stewart as the title character, a tulip plantation owner, quasi-legal entrepreneur and 'cowboy'. The film was ...more

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Going to School with Dad on My... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Going to School with Dad on My Back Yan Danchen, Yukui, Jiang Hualin

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Billboard Dad is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Billboard Dad Ashley Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Jessica Tuck Billboard Dad is a 1998 American direct-to-video comedy film, starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.

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Little Dad is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Little Dad Jason Kravits, Jenna Stern, Anthony Scarpone-Lambert Little Dad is a drama and short film written and directed by Noah Pritzker.

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My Dad Is a Bodyguard is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
My Dad Is a Bodyguard Shin Seong-il, Namkoong Won, Dokgo Young-jae

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Dad Becomes Mom is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad Becomes Mom Ave Ninchi, Aldo Fabrizi, Paolo Stoppa Papà diventa mamma is a 1952 Italian comedy film written, directed, produced and starred by Aldo Fabrizi.

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Republican Dad is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Republican Dad Many of us have relatives whose political beliefs clash with our own. In my case, the family member with whom I disagree most is my own father. And in 2008 he ran for the U.S. House Of ...more

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From Dad to Son is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
From Dad to Son From Dad to Son is a 2011 animated drama short film written by Stephan Hanf and Nils Knoblich and directed by Nils Knoblich.

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Dad or a Life is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad or a Life Dad or A Life is 2011 documentary written by Sandra Van Slooten, directed by Sandra Van Slooten and Volker Maria Engel.

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Invisible Dad is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Invisible Dad Karen Black, Ross Hagen, Russ Tamblyn Doug Baily's dad was already weird, but now a mysterious machine from the garage has made him invisible too. It’s a roller coaster ride of fun, adventure and hi-jinks as Doug does all in his ...more

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Billy's Dad Is a Fudge-Packer! is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Billy's Dad Is a Fudge-Packer! Alex Borstein, Robert Gant, Travis Van Winkle Billy's Dad is a Fudge-Packer! is a 2004 American black-and-white short comedy film written and directed by Jamie Donahue in her first non-acting effort. It is a parody of the 1950s social ...more

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The Laugh on Dad is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
The Laugh on Dad The Laugh On Dad is a 1918 comedy Australian silent film. It is considered a lost film.

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Mom, Dad and Her is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Mom, Dad and Her Melora Hardin, Paul McGillion, Tantoo Cardinal Mom, Dad and Her is a 2008 TV movie directed by Anne Wheeler starring Melora Hardin and Paul McGillion. It was filmed in Fort Langley, Langley Township, British Columbia, Canada.

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We Are Dad is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
We Are Dad We Are Dad is a 2005 documentary film chronicling the story of two male pediatric AIDS nurses who have taken in a number of HIV positive infants as their foster parents. The film outlines the ...more

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A Letter to Dad is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
A Letter to Dad Mario Van Peebles, Julie McCullough, Corin Nemec

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Killing Dad or How to Love You... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Killing Dad or How to Love Your Mother Julie Walters, Denholm Elliott, Anna Chancellor Killing Dad or How to Love Your Mother is a 1989 comedy film directed by Michael Austin.

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Ask Dad is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Ask Dad Edward Everett Horton, Winston Miller, Ruth Renick Ask Dad is a 1929 American film directed by Hugh Faulcon and starring Edward Everett Horton, Winston Miller and Ruth Renick.

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Weekend Dad is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Weekend Dad Leif Andrée, Thomas Bo Larsen, Niels Anders Thorn Weekend Dad is a 2013 short drama film written by Mikkel Bak Sørensen and Johan Stahl Winthereik and directed by Johan Stahl Winthereik.

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Dad Is in the Army is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Dad Is in the Army Ali Sürmeli, Füsun Demirel, Yasemin Alkaya Dad Is in the Army is a 1994 drama film written and directed by Handan Ipekçi.