3 (+7) movies to watch for Father’s Day

March 19 is the perfect day to spend a fun evening between fathers, sons and daughters: here are the best movies to watch in streaming.

On March 19 we celebrate Father's Day, a great opportunity to treat yourself to an evening with friends and a good movie to watch together. In the streaming platforms you can find many films perfect for this day.

From the great classics, to the new proposals, the types and genres to choose from are really many, so you will be able to find one able to agree with you. Of course, we mustn't forget that cinemas are closed during this period, but it will be possible to recreate the same atmosphere at home. It will be enough to prepare some appetizers and some drinks to have fun together. But what are the movies for Father's Day? The titles are many, you can go on the safe side by choosing blockbuster feature films about fathers and sons, such as Mrs Doubtfire. Alternatively, you can watch new releases like Yes Day. The alternatives are many: here are three titles you should definitely watch.

Father's Day Movies: Yes Day on Netflix

The first film Yes Day is one of Netflix's new releases, available on the platform from March 12, 2021. It is based on the children's novel of the same name written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld.

It is a comedy and is also suitable for children. The plot centers on a family consisting of a father, a mother and three children. Carlos is a tender and generous dad, always trying to do his best. Together with his wife he makes a kind of experiment, participating in the "Day of Yes". In the end, they will realize that a few no's every now and then does not hurt their children at all. This is an entertaining film, but also full of food for thought.

The Prince Seeks Son on Amazon Prime Video

From the novelty of Netflix ideal for Father's Day, we move instead to a valid alternative to watch on Amazon Prime Video: The Prince Seeks Son. Available from March 5 on the online platform, it is the reboot of The Prince Seeks a Wife. This time the main character, Prince Akeem, played by Eddie Murphy, has become king of Zamunda and finds himself struggling with fatherhood. In fact, he is looking for an heir to the throne that will allow his kingdom to have an offspring.

It will be a journey full of emotion, a sort of return to the past, where there will be no shortage of confusion and uncertainty, but in the end his three daughters will show him the right path to take. Insomma, si tratta di un’ottima pellicola per tutta la famiglia.

Mrs Doubtfire su Disney+

Il terzo film consigliato è Mrs Doubtfire, disponibile su Disney +, il massimo rappresentate dei grandi classici che non passano mai di moda. Potrebbe essere una bella occasione per mostrare ai propri figli le pellicole di una volta, che hanno segnato l’infanzia dei loro papà.

Altri film per la festa del papà

Oltre a questi tre film perfetti peer la festa del papà, ci sono comunque altri bellissimi esempi di film che padri e figli possono vedere insieme in streaming:

  • Space Jam su Netflix
  • Sole a catinelle su Netflix
  • Padrenostro su TIMVision
  • La ricerca della Felicità su Netflix
  • Mi chiamo Sam su Amazon Prime Video (on demand)
  • Billy Elliot su Netflix
  • La vita è bella su Disney +
  • Father and Son su Amazon Prime Video

Le alternative sono davvero tante, so all that's left to do is pick a title and plan the perfect night out this March 19, 2021.