Fathers' Day

(1997)

Overview

After Scott has a fight with his father and runs away and when his father refuses to go after him. His mother, Collette, then goes to one of her former boyfriends, Jack, a lawyer, and tells him that he's her son's real father. Jack initially refuses. So she goes to another boyfriend, Dale, who goes off looking for Scott. Eventually the two men meet and realize that they are looking for the same boy and that Collette told them they are the boy's father. What follows is a mad chase, cause the boy doesn't want to go back.

  1. Ivan Reitman

    Director

  2. Babaloo Mandel

    Screenplay

  3. Lowell Ganz

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Robin Williams

    Robin Williams

    Dale Putley

  2. Billy Crystal

    Billy Crystal

    Jack Lawrence

  3. Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    Carrie Lawrence

  4. Nastassja Kinski

    Nastassja Kinski

    Collette Andrews

  5. Charlie Hofheimer

    Charlie Hofheimer

    Scott Andrews

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Fathers' Day
Fathers' Day

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 9, 1997
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 39m

Budget $85,000,000.00

Revenue $35,598,376.00

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