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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
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
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
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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The Bass Player: A Song For Da... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
"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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World's Greatest Dad is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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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Too Young to Be a Dad is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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
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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Till Dad Do Us Part is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Me and Me Dad is a 2012 documentary, drama, family film directed by Katrine Boorman.
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Ghost Dad is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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. It was critically ...more
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Dad Made Dirty Movies is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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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Mom and Dad is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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 and Dave: On Our Selection is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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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A Letter to Dad is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
A Letter to Dad is the 2011 documentary, biographical and family film written and directed by Srdjan Keca.
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My Dad Is 100 Years Old is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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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2 Mums and a Dad is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
"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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Replacing Dad is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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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My Dear Dad is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Yoon Jeong-hee, Shin Young-kyun, Kim Jin-Yeong
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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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Ask Dad is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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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Dad for a Day is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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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Mere Dad Ki Maruti is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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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Thumbelina's Dad is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
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Forgetting Dad is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Forgetting Dad is a 2008 documentary film directed and written by Rick Minnich and Matt Sweetwood.
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Time Out for Dad is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Dad in the Title
Johnny Galecki