Best Father-Daughter Movies

Ready for a little father-daughter downtime? Celebrate Father's Day or plan a family movie night featuring one of these great films, all of which feature a memorable father-daughter relationship. These movie dads and daring daughters are sure to entertain and move you. From Disney classics like Mulan and Beauty and the Beast to the emotional drama of Fly Away Home to the sweet comedy of Father of the Bride, these are great flicks for dads and kids of any age to watch together. And for more great picks for movie night, check out one of our favorite Mother-Daughter Movies.

 

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Mulan Movie Poster Image
Disneyfied but dignified tale of Chinese warrior.
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(Release Year: 1998)
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Beauty and the Beast Movie Poster Image
Disney fave has great music, strong messages, some scares.
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(Release Year: 1991)
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Despicable Me 2 Movie Poster Image
More minions and romance make for a sweet, silly sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Hotel Transylvania Movie Poster Image
Father-daughter comedy works as intro to monster movies.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Casper Movie Poster Image
Haunted house tale not as mild as the cartoons.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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The Croods Movie Poster Image
Gorgeously animated adventure has intense themes.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Fly Away Home Movie Poster Image
Thrilling, touching adventure for animal lovers.
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(Release Year: 1998)
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Father of the Bride (1950) Movie Poster Image
Old-fashioned, star-studded father-daughter comedy.
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(Release Year: 1950)
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Fiddler on the Roof Movie Poster Image
Epic musical story of Jews facing religious persecution.
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(Release Year: 1971)
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Baseball and the Ballerina Movie Poster Image
Sweet, slow-moving father-daughter tale has mild swearing.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Father of the Bride Movie Poster Image
Steve Martin's sweet-natured wedding weepy.
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(Release Year: 1991)
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My Girl Movie Poster Image
Coming of age tale tackles death; for older kids.
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(Release Year: 1991)
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He Named Me Malala Movie Poster Image
Inspiring, deeply affecting docu explores teen icon's life.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Mrs. Doubtfire Movie Poster Image
You'll laugh, you'll cry. Best divorce movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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To Kill a Mockingbird Movie Poster Image
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
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(Release Year: 1962)
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The American President Movie Poster Image
Witty, wise, and idealized political romance.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Instructions Not Included Movie Poster Image
Mix of comedy and tragedy in Mexican dad-daughter tale.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Pretty in Pink Movie Poster Image
Dated high school tale is still fun for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Definitely, Maybe Movie Poster Image
Teen-friendly romcom about love's ups and downs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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