Most Popular Long Lost Father Movies and TV Shows
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1. TRON: Legacy (2010)
PG | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The son of a virtual world designer goes looking for his father and ends up inside the digital world that his father designed. He meets his father's corrupted creation and a unique ally who was born inside the digital world.
Votes: 302,402 | Gross: $172.06M
2. Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
PG-13 | 94 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Upon learning that his father has been kidnapped, Austin Powers must travel to 1975 and defeat the aptly named villain Goldmember, who is working with Dr. Evil.
Votes: 188,297 | Gross: $213.31M
3. Amores Perros (2000)
R | 154 min | Drama, Thriller
A horrific car accident connects three stories, each involving characters dealing with loss, regret, and life's harsh realities, all in the name of love.
Votes: 212,159 | Gross: $5.38M
PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A man named Farmer sets out to rescue his kidnapped wife and avenge the death of his son, two acts committed by the Krugs, a race of animal-warriors who are controlled by the evil Gallian.
Votes: 43,081 | Gross: $4.54M
5. Crazy Heart (2009)
R | 112 min | Drama, Music, Romance
A faded country music musician is forced to reassess his dysfunctional life during a doomed romance that also inspires him.
Votes: 81,076 | Gross: $39.46M
6. Good Bye Lenin! (2003)
R | 121 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
In 1990, to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma, a young man must keep her from learning that her beloved nation of East Germany as she knew it has disappeared.
Votes: 131,959 | Gross: $4.06M
7. Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
PG | 99 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
A fantasy about the lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real father is the King. In that country, he sets out on a quest, ... See full summary »
9. Girl Most Likely (2012)
PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy
A failed New York playwright awkwardly navigates the transition from Next Big Thing to Last Year's News.
Votes: 14,197 | Gross: $1.38M
11. Dance with Me (1998)
PG | 126 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Rafael comes to Houston from Cuba to work at John's dance studio. He meets Ruby, a cute dance instructor there. Chemistry? Will John know he's Rafael's dad?
Votes: 5,544 | Gross: $15.81M
12. City Island (2009)
PG-13 | 104 min | Comedy, Drama
Prison guard Vince tells Molly from acting class, that one inmate is his 24 y.o. love child. Vince takes him home to stay with his family - straight A son with fat girl fetish, college dropout/stripper daughter and cute wife.
Votes: 29,834 | Gross: $6.67M
14. Map of the Human Heart (1992)
R | 109 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
Fantastic improbabilities, happenstance and the undying bridge of love are part of this romantic fantasy about an Inuit who crosses years, oceans and the ravages of WWII to find his ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,967 | Gross: $2.81M
15. Crazy for Christmas (2005 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
On Christmas Eve, Shannon McManus (Andrea Roth) is stuck driving around a wealthy and eccentric client (Howard Hesseman) who is giving away large sums of money with the secret hope of ... See full summary »
16. Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water (1990– )
TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama
A teen acrobat of mysterious origins and a young inventor find themselves entangled in a sinister plot that involves the fate of the world.
17. Second Best (1994)
PG-13 | 105 min | Drama
Graham, a lonely Welsh postal worker, adopts James, a troubled ten-year-old boy. Graham always wanted a son, but James loves his biological father too much to give Graham a chance. Will the two be able to accept each other as family?
Votes: 1,434 | Gross: $0.09M
18. Bullet to Beijing (1995 TV Movie)
R | 122 min | Action, Thriller
Retired British spy Harry Palmer (Sir Michael Caine) is called back into service by his government to help prevent North Korea from getting its hands on a deadly virus called "The Red Death".
19. Daltry Calhoun (2005)
PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
In small town Tennessee, a ne'er-do-well man (Knoxville) wrestling for control over his fading golf club is reunited with his estranged daughter, a 14-year-old musical prodigy.
Votes: 2,187 | Gross: $0.01M
20. Route 666 (2001)
R | 86 min | Action, Horror, Thriller
A federal witness runs away and a team of government agents track him down, but when they take a shortcut on the return trip, they're attacked by zombies.
21. The Old Curiosity Shop (2007 TV Movie)
93 min | Drama
A kindly shop owner whose overwhelming gambling debts allow a greedy landlord to seize his shop of dusty treasures. Evicted and with no way to pay his debts, he and his granddaughter flee.
22. Paris 36 (2008)
PG-13 | 120 min | Drama, Music, Musical
A man is charged with murder. He is Pigoil, the aging stage manager at Chansonia, a music hall in a Paris faubourg. His confession is a long flashback to New Year's Eve, 1935, when he ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,597 | Gross: $0.85M
23. Johny Mera Naam (1970)
159 min | Action, Drama, Musical
Monu (Mohan) and Sonu (Sohan) are the two sons of a police inspector. The kids excel in boxing. Their father gets killed by a goon following orders from Ranjit (Premnath). Mohan kills the ... See full summary »
24. Detective Pikachu (2016 Video Game)
E | Adventure, Crime, Family
In this adventure game for Nintendo 3DS, Tim Goodman must team with Detective Pikachu to track down Tim's father and Pikachu's former owner, Henry Goodman.
25. Sanam Teri Kasam (1982)
Action, Comedy, Drama
Sunil and his father, Wilson, con a rich man into believing that Sunil is his long lost son. Only the mother, who is also separated from her husband, the rich man, can identify who her son ... See full summary »
26. The Adventures of Felix (2000)
Unrated | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A tale revolving around the carefree and bon-vivant, Felix, who is content living with his boyfriend, Daniel in the town of Dieppe in Northern France. When Felix is laid off from his job, ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,689 | Gross: $0.36M
27. My Best Day (2012)
Not Rated | 76 min | Comedy
Karen's life as a small town receptionist is turned upside down when the father she never knew calls for a refrigerator repair. Karen sets out to investigate, dragging along her friend ... See full summary »
28. Jeete Hain Shaan Se (1988)
Johny, Govinda, and Iqbal Ali are three close friends who live in a small community in Bombay. The threesome get together to help each other and other needy people in the community, and ... See full summary »
29. Come Dance at My Wedding (2009 TV Movie)
TV-PG | 87 min | Drama
Tanner Gray is shocked to learn after the death of his ex-wife Andrea that he has a 25 year-old daughter, Cyd. He and his wife had met on a cruise over 25 years ago where they both worked ... See full summary »
30. Spanish Fly (1998)
R | 91 min | Comedy, Romance
A woman reporter in over her head in trying to write a book on the male machismo in Spain finds the men don't match her story's expectations. She also finds herself involved in relationships with the wrong men.
Votes: 157 | Gross: $0.01M
33. River Made to Drown In (1997)
98 min | Drama
Allen, a struggling young artist who once survived by working in the streets, is now involved with Eva, a wealthy Los Angeles gallery owner. Quite by surprise Allen receives a visit from an... See full summary »
35. How I Killed My Father (2001)
98 min | Drama, Thriller
When his long-time disappeared father is entering his life again, Jean-Luc, a successful doctor, has no option but to face his own life story. Will he ever be able to forget and forgive?
Votes: 974 | Gross: $0.01M
36. Long Flat Balls (2006)
97 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport
Six "regular" guys leave their home and life in Fredrikstad in order to go to the World Cup in Germany to cheer on Norway.
38. Born to Love You (2012)
105 min | Drama, Romance
Joey (Angeline Quinto) and Rex (Coco Martin) find themselves attracted to each other at a Korean wedding. They soon learn of their many differences. With Rex's emotional baggage, Joey ... See full summary »
39. Dead Letter Office (1998)
95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Alice's father left when she was a child. She continued to share her life with him in letters that she sent not realising that he never received them. Eventually, they all come back with "... See full summary »
40. Safari (2009)
Not Rated | 98 min | Adventure, Comedy
Tour organizer, Richard Dacier, bites off more than he can chew when he loses at poker to the South African mob. Coming face to face with Africa's cruellest Godfather, Mr. Charles, he is ... See full summary »
42. To Love and Die (2008 TV Movie)
A young woman deals with her abandonment issues by reconnecting with her estranged dad, a contract killer who recruits her into his line of work.
43. Drawn Out Love (2007)
50 min | Drama
Felix has been raised by his grandmother and has never met his father. His father Johan, doesn't even know he exists. Felix decides to become a regular in his father's bar in Amsterdam to secretly learn more about the man he has never known.
44. The Day the Ponies Come Back (2000)
104 min | Drama
Daniel Moulin goes to New York on a business trip and decides to take advantage of his time in the Big Apple to try and locate the father he never knew. The only thing he has to go on however is an address in the Bronx that is 25 years old.
46. Better Living (1998)
95 min | Comedy
Three grown daughters try to find their own personal ways to deal with their dysfunctional parents. The mother is an unorthodox woman with out-of-the-ordinary ideas, including one where she... See full summary »
Votes: 101 | Gross: $0.00M
47. Holy Thursday (The Last Supper) (2013)
28 min | Short, Drama
Jean-Christophe, 20, meets his father for the first time. In the forest where they met, the reality is transformed and takes on a fantastic story.
48. Teen Dreams (1994)
70 min | Documentary
Video diaries by inner city youth in three American cities, Los Angeles, New York City and Philadelphia, provide a rare glimpse into the inner city everyday life as it is experienced by the young people living there.
49. Sweethearts on Parade (1953)
Approved | 90 min | Drama, Music, Romance
Cam Ellerby (Ray Middleton) brings his traveling medicine show to town and it spells glamor and excitement to young Sylvia Townsend (Eileen Christy). Her mother, Kathleen (Lucille Norman), ... See full summary »
50. Buud Yam (1997)
97 min | Drama, Family
In an early 19th century African village, Wend Kuuni - a young man, lives with his adopted family after his mother was killed as a witch. When Pughneere - his adopted sister - becomes ill, ... See full summary »