Movies about parents

List of the best movies about parents - moms, dads and their relationships with children: Bad Moms, Blood Father, The High Frontier, Boris Without Beatrice, Father and Daughter, The Confirmation, Edge of Winter, Blockers, Gotti, How It Ends.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Bad Moms (2016)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:51
CharactersParents, Family, Single mothers
PlotRivalry, Divorce, Love, Internet
PlaceParty
StyleTouching

When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.

Blood Father (2016)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryFrance
Duration01:57
CharactersKillers, Parents
PlotSkirmishes, Drug addict, Survival, Motorcycles, Travel, Chase
StyleTense, Action

An ex-con reunites with his estranged wayward 16-year old daughter to protect her from drug dealers who are trying to kill her.

The High Frontier (2016)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryPoland
Duration01:54
CharactersParents, Insects, Smugglers, Deer
PlotTravel, Survival, Cold, Snow, Radio
PlacePrison, Mountains

A father and his two teenage sons travel to a small mountain cabin for a male bonding adventure. When a lost tourist arrives at the cabin, their male-bonding outing turns into a struggle for survival.

Boris Without Beatrice (2016)
Mark3 (imdb: 6.1)
Genredrama
CountryCanada
Duration00:30
CharactersParents, Family
PlotLove, Love triangle
StyleTouching

Living somewhere in present-day Quebec, Boris Malinowski has achieved all his goals. A freethinker, open-minded and proud, he also displays a certain arrogance when it comes to his successes. For some time now, his wife Béatrice, a Canadian government minister, has been bedridden, suffering from a mysterious depression. To escape from his wife’s agony, Boris begins a relationship with a colleague, Helga, and gets close to Klara, a young woman who works as a maid in Boris’s home. The sudden appearance of a stranger in his life forces Boris to come face-to-face with the world, with everything he takes for granted, with all his certainties.

Father and Daughter (2000)
Mark6 (imdb: 7.9)
Genredrama, cartoon, short
CountryUnited Kingdom, Belgium, Netherlands
Duration00:09
CharactersParents

A father says goodbye to his young daughter. In time the daughter grows old, but within her there is always a deep longing for her father.

The Confirmation (2016)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryCanada
Duration02:14
CharactersParents, Family, Thieves
PlotDivorce

Eight year old Anthony is somewhat uneasy about spending the weekend with his alcoholic, down-on-his-luck carpenter dad Walt while his mom Bonnie and her new husband Kyle go to a Catholic retreat together. Walt is just as uneasy about spending time with Anthony, especially since their first day together is a series of characteristically unfortunate events, including his truck breaking down, his landlord locking him out of the house, and the theft of his toolbox, which he needs for an upcoming job. As Walt and Anthony set about finding the guy who stole the tools and improvise around their other misfortunes, they begin to discover a true connection with each other, causing Walt to become a better father and Anthony to reveal the promise and potential of the good man he will become.

Edge of Winter (2016)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada, USA
Duration02:34
CharactersParents, Family, Hunters, Rabbits
PlotSnow, Survival, Weapon, Cold
TimeWinter

When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.

Blockers (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
CharactersTeens, Parents, Lesbians, Girlfriends
PlotAdventure, Dancing, Computers, Chase
PlaceHotels, Party
TimeGraduation
StyleFor girls, Fascinating

When three parents discover their daughters’ pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to stop the teens from sealing the deal.

Gotti (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 4.8)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryCanada, USA
Duration02:12
CharactersMafia, Criminals, Parents, Family, Tough guys, Gangsters, Lawyers, FBI
PlotRivalry, Cancer, On real events
PlaceNew York, Prison
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, For men

John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.

How It Ends (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 5)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:44
CharactersParents, Lifeguards, Lawyers, Brides
PlotDisasters, End of the world, Skirmishes, Apocalypse, Volcanoes, Earthquake, Tsunami, Travel
PlaceNature
StyleFor men, Netflix, Disturbing, Action

A desperate father tries to return home to his pregnant wife after a mysterious apocalyptic event turns everything to chaos.

The Week Of (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:46
CharactersParents
PlotWedding
StyleNetflix, Light, Soulful

The parents of a soon-to-be married couple make the final preparations for the wedding ceremony.

Searching (2018)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryRussia, USA
Duration02:32
CharactersParents, Teens
PlotMissing people, Mystery, Cancer, Death, Depression, Social Media, Internet, Loneliness
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense, Disturbing

After David Kim's 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a detective is assigned to the case. But 37 hours later and without a single lead, David decides to search the one place no one has looked yet, where all secrets are kept today: his daughter's laptop.

I Can Only Imagine (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredrama, music, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersMusicians, Singers, Parents, Family
PlotDreams, Religious, On real events
StyleInspirational, Soulful, Philosophical, Deep Meaning, Touching, Makes me think

Growing up in Texas, Bart Millard suffers physical and emotional abuse at the hands of his father. His childhood and relationship with his dad inspires him to write the hit song "I Can Only Imagine" as singer of the Christian band MercyMe.

The Tale (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:43
CharactersParents, Horses, Trainers
PlotInvestigation, On real events
PlaceCollege
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Makes me think

An investigation into one woman’s memory as she‘s forced to re-examine her first sexual relationship and the stories we tell ourselves in order to survive.

Like Father (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:19
CharactersParents, Family
PlotTravel
StyleNetflix, Soulful, Light, Cute, Touching

When a workaholic young executive, is left at the altar, she ends up on her Caribbean honeymoon cruise with the last person she ever expected: her estranged and equally workaholic father. The two depart as strangers, but over the course of a few hilarious adventures, a couple of umbrella-clad cocktails and a whole lot of soul-searching, they return with a renewed appreciation for family and life.

Ideal Home (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
CharactersGay, Childrens, Parents, Family, Horses, Teachers, Cooks, Drivers
PlotDancing, Weapon, Drug addict, Money
PlaceSchool, Party, Deserts
TimeNew Year

A couple is going through marital troubles made worse when a previously unknown grandson shows up.

Billion (2019)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 3.1)
Genreaction, comedy
CountryRussia
Duration02:30
CharactersRich, Parents, Family
PlotMoney, Bank robbery, Robbery

An influential banker is doing everything possible not to share the property with his illegitimate sons. But when he is deprived of all the money, it turns out that only they can help Matthew ... To regain his fortune, the billionaire will be forced to rob his own bank in Monte Carlo. And for this, he will have to perform an even more difficult task: regain the trust of children who grew up without a father ...

Breaking In (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.5)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration02:41
CharactersParents, Strong women
PlotSurvival, Robbery
StyleAction, Disturbing, Tense, Depressive

Shaun Russell takes her son and daughter on a weekend getaway to her late father's secluded, high-tech vacation home in the countryside. The family soon gets an unwelcome surprise when four men break into the house to find hidden money. After managing to escape, Shaun must now figure out a way to turn the tables on the desperate thieves and save her captive children.

Father of the Year (2018)
Mark4.4 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:47
CharactersParents, Family, Newlyweds
StyleNetflix

Two college grads return to their hometown, where a hypothetical question -- whose dad would win in a fight? -- leads to mass mayhem.

Snatched (2017)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 4.5)
Genreaction, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersParents, Strong women, Tourists
PlotHostage, Abduction
TimeSummer
StyleFor girls, For relax

When her boyfriend dumps Emily, a spontaneous woman in her 30s, she persuades her ultra-cautious mom to accompany her on a vacation to Ecuador. When these two very different women are trapped on this wild journey, their bond as mother and daughter is tested and strengthened while they attempt to navigate the jungle and escape.




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