11 Amazing Netflix Movies to Enjoy on Father’s Day

11 Amazing Netflix Movies to Enjoy on Father’s Day

30.05.2022 Off By manager_1

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These options will be 100% dad-approved if you haven’t yet made your Father’s Day plans. You’ll find the perfect movie for your dad, whether he loves dramas or documentaries.

Even if you’ve planned an exciting Father’s Day activity or a great gift, a Netflix movie can be a great way to end the big day.


This heartfelt drama about a father trying to raise his child after his wife’s death stars Kevin Hart. It is perfect for dads who are just starting out or dads who love a good movie.

The Adam Project

This clever movie about time travel is all about a father-son bonding story. Ryan Reynolds plays Adam, a fighter pilot who returns to 2022 to save the future. (And his relationship with Mark Ruffalo).

Over the Moon

This touching (and very family-friendly!) father-daughter story features a young girl who builds a rocket to reach the moon after losing her mother.

Operation Mincemeat

If your dad can’t get enough of WWII history (or spy stories), treat him to this based-on-a-true-story tale of British intelligence espionage in an attempt to fool Hitler, featuring Colin Firth.

My Octopus Teacher

This captivating documentary won the Best Documentary Oscar. It follows the filmmaker’s encounter with an octopus while snorkeling in a Kelp Forest. And how that relationship impacted his relationship to his son.

The Comeback Kid

John Mulaney, comedian, often features his father in his comedy routines. You (or your dad!) will probably relate to his humorous stories about his father’s interactions. Particularly, The Comeback Kid features some incredible dad-related stories including his father’s rude vacation behavior. This will be very relatable to many fathers.

The Last Dance

This documentary series will take some time, but your dad who loves sports will enjoy this 10-part series.

The Trial of the Chicago Seven

This dramatic look at the 1969 trial of anti Vietnam War protestors at Chicago’s Democratic National Convention will appeal to dads who are history enthusiasts. But this well-nominated drama featuring an all-star cast will also appeal dads who enjoy a bit of drama.

Mitchells vs. Machines

This animated movie, about the bizarrest family in the world taking on an uprising against electronics, is a great choice for a Father’s Day movie night.

Monty Python and The Holy Grail

This comedy masterpiece from one of the most famous comedy troupes in the world offers a hilarious look at the Quest for the Holy Grail. This is the perfect film to enjoy a fun evening with your friends.

Dick Johnson is Dead

Kirsten Johnson, a filmmaker, explores the death of her father in this touching and funny documentary. It won the U.S documentary award at Sundance. The dementia-prone father of Kirsten Johnson plays out many scenarios for how he might die, and even his funeral.