Saturday, June 18, 2011

Memorable Movie Dads

Since Father's Day is tomorrow, I thought I would make a list of memorable dads in movies:

  • Larry Miller as Walter Stratford in "10 Things I Hate About You"

  • Gary Lewis as Jackie Elliot in "Billy Elliot"

  • Laurence Fishburne as Furious Styles in "Boyz N The Hood"

  • Burl Ives as Big Daddy Pollitt in "Cat On A Hot Tin Roof"

  • Dan Hedaya as Mel Horowitz in "Clueless"

  • Michael Cote as Gervais Beaulieu in "C.R.A.Z.Y."

  • Alfred Molina as Jack in "An Education"

  • Spencer Tracy (1950 version) and Steve Martin (1991 version) as Stanley Banks in "Father Of The Bride"

  • Robert Carlyle as Gaz in "The Full Monty"

  • Marlon Brando as Don Vito Corleone in "The Godfather"

  • Spencer Tracy as Matt Drayton in "Guess Who's Coming To Dinner"

  • Paddy Considine as Johnny in "In America"

  • Ben Affleck as Ollie Trinke in "Jersey Girl"

  • J.K. Simmons as Mac MacGuff in "Juno"

  • Christopher Cazenove as John Thatcher in "A Knight's Tale"

  • Dustin Hoffman as Ted Kramer in "Kramer vs. Kramer"

  • Roberto Benigni as Guido Orefice in "Life Is Beautiful (La Vita E Bella)"

  • Greg Kinnear as Richard Hoover in "Little Miss Sunshine"

  • David Tomlinson as Mr. Banks in "Mary Poppins"

  • Robert DeNiro as Jack Byrnes in "Meet The Parents"

  • Michael Constantine as Gus Portokalos in "My Big Fat Greek Wedding"

  • Ryan O'Neal as Moses Pray in "Paper Moon"

  • Steve Martin as Gil Buckman in "Parenthood"

  • Donald Sutherland as Mr. Bennet in "Pride & Predjudice"

  • Will Smith as Chris Gardner in "The Pursuit Of Happyness"

  • Gene Hackman as Royal Tenenbaum in "The Royal Tenenbaums"

  • Christopher Plummer as Captain Von Trapp in "The Sound Of Music"

  • Gregory Peck as Atticus Finch in "To Kill A Mockingbird"

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