15 Supportive Indian Cinema Dads From the Last 15 Years

by IMDb-Editors | created - 1 month ago | updated - 1 month ago | Public

This Father's Day, we celebrate a few of the many compassionate, caring and supportive fathers figures in Indian cinema, spotlighting the actors behind the role and information on where to stream these movies.

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1. Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)

Not Rated | 160 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

Kabir and Naina bond during a trekking trip. Before Naina can express herself, Kabir leaves India to pursue his career. They meet again years later, but he still cherishes his dreams more than bonds.

Director: Ayan Mukherjee | Stars: Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Kalki Koechlin

Votes: 40,322 | Gross: $3.83M

Farooq Sheikh

2. Thappad (2020)

Not Rated | 142 min | Drama

Thappad is a story of Amrita whose seemingly perfect life is shattered when her husband slaps her once in a party. But is one slap enough to question what a relationship stands for?

Director: Anubhav Sinha | Stars: Taapsee Pannu, Pavail Gulati, Kumud Mishra, Ratna Pathak Shah

Votes: 15,602

Kumud Mishra

3. Badhaai Ho (2018)

Not Rated | 124 min | Comedy, Drama

A man is embarrassed when he finds out his mother is pregnant.

Director: Amit Ravindernath Sharma | Stars: Ayushmann Khurrana, Neena Gupta, Gajraj Rao, Sanya Malhotra

Votes: 29,941

Gajraj Rao

4. Yennai Arindhaal (2015)

Not Rated | 168 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Sathyadev, a sincere police officer, tries to stop an organ trafficking racket. But he is unaware that the man performing the illegal trade is the same person who killed his beloved.

Director: Gautham Vasudev Menon | Stars: Ajith Kumar, Arun Vijay, Trisha Krishnan, Anushka Shetty

Votes: 8,770

Ajith Kumar

5. Angrezi Medium (2020)

145 min | Comedy, Drama

When his daughter decides to further her studies in London, a hardworking Rajasthani businessman does everything in power to make her dreams come true.

Director: Homi Adajania | Stars: Irrfan Khan, Radhika Madan, Kareena Kapoor, Deepak Dobriyal

Votes: 11,997

Irrfan Khan

6. Abhiyum Naanum (2008)

Not Rated | 147 min | Comedy, Drama

The father of a grown daughter meets the father of a toddler at a playground and recounts the story of his own relationship with his daughter through the years, including his difficulties with accepting her marriage.

Director: Radha Mohan | Stars: Prakash Raj, Trisha Krishnan, Aishwarya, Ganesh Venkatraman

Votes: 1,265

Prakash Raj

7. Bommarillu (2006)

170 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A young man realizes that he has to push back against his domineering father if he wants to find true happiness and love.

Director: Bommarillu Baskar | Stars: Siddharth, Genelia D'Souza, Prakash Raj, Kota Srinivasa Rao

Votes: 8,952 | Gross: $0.65M

Prakash Raj

8. Asuran (2019)

Not Rated | 141 min | Action, Drama

The teenage son of a farmer from an underprivileged caste kills a rich, upper caste landlord. Will the farmer, a loving father and a pacifist by heart, be able to save his hot-blooded son is the rest of the story.

Director: Vetrimaaran | Stars: Dhanush, Manju Warrier, Prakash Raj, Pasupathy

Votes: 18,257

Dhanush

9. 102 Not Out (2018)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

102 Not Out is a 2018 comedy-drama film, with legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan playing a 102-year-old wanting to break the oldest-man-alive record. Another Bollywood legend Rishi Kapoor plays his sad and grumpy 75-year-old son.

Director: Umesh Shukla | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Vijay Raaz, Jimit Trivedi

Votes: 6,674 | Gross: $1.34M

Amitabh Bachchan

10. Raazi (2018)

Not Rated | 138 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

A Kashmiri woman agrees to marry a Pakistani army officer in order to spy on Pakistan during the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971.

Director: Meghna Gulzar | Stars: Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Rajit Kapoor, Shishir Sharma

Votes: 26,884

Rajit Kapoor

11. Dangal (2016)

Not Rated | 161 min | Action, Biography, Drama

Former wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and his two wrestler daughters struggle towards glory at the Commonwealth Games in the face of societal oppression.

Director: Nitesh Tiwari | Stars: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra

Votes: 166,912 | Gross: $12.39M

Aamir Khan

12. Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl (2020)

TV-14 | 112 min | Action, Biography, Drama

Inspired by the life of a fearless young officer who made history by becoming the first Indian female Air Force officer to fly in a combat zone during the 1999 Kargil War

Director: Sharan Sharma | Stars: Janhvi Kapoor, Pankaj Tripathi, Angad Bedi, Manav Vij

Votes: 25,241

Pankaj Tripathi

13. The Quest (2017)

106 min | Drama

It is the heart-warming journey of father and son; the endearing pursuit of a 7-year old boy to find his dead mother, innocently mistaking her to be at God's abode and the tireless plight ... See full summary »

Directors: Makarand Mane, Sonniya Lele Sahasrabuddhe | Stars: Shashank Shende, Sahil Joshi, Abhay Mahajan, Suhas Sirsat

Votes: 84

Shashank Shende

14. Uma (I) (2018)

Not Rated | 149 min | Drama

The plot is based on true event surrounding the life and death of Evan Leversage, who lived in St George in Ontario, Canada.

Director: Srijit Mukherji | Stars: Jisshu Sengupta, Sayantika Banerjee, Sara Sengupta, Anirban Bhattacharya

Votes: 1,112

Jisshu Sengupta

15. Drishyam (2013)

Not Rated | 160 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

A man goes to extreme lengths to save his family from punishment after the family commits an accidental crime.

Director: Jeethu Joseph | Stars: Mohanlal, Meena, Asha Sharath, Ansiba

Votes: 36,998

Mohanlal



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