The top 5 Father’s Day films

Are you fresh out of Father’s Day gift ideas? You could opt for the norm of a tie, a bottle of his favourite aftershave or maybe a novelty golf product

OR

You could check out our favourite Father’s Day films… what better to celebrate the day than to sit back, relax and watch tales about fatherhood?

Rent them on Lovefilm and raise up to £3.75 for your charity – at no extra cost – or get your own copy from a Give as you Live retailer.

dvd1The Descendants, £7.99, Sainsbury’s Entertainment

A land baron tries to re-connect with his two daughters after his wife is seriously injured in a boating accident.

‘George Clooney gives the performance of his life as a man in search of a moral compass on a Hawaii that is no paradise’ The Guardian

 

 

 

dvd 2The Pursuit of Happyness, £4.99, Sainsbury’s Entertainment

A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he’s poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor.

‘Will Smith shines in The Pursuit of Happyness,a rags-to-riches tale about love, family, and pursuing the American Dream.’ CBN

 

 

 

DVD3Taken, £3.00, ASDA  

A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been kidnapped while on a trip to Paris.

‘With some suspension of disbelief and a strong stomach, it’s possible to get taken in, or at least absorbed, by this adrenaline-pumping action thriller.’ Rotten Tomatoes

 

 

 

DVD4The Godfather Trilogy, £12.02, Play.com

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

 

‘The Godfather” is pretty much flawless, and one of the greatest films ever made’ IMDB 

 

 

dvd5About a Boy, £2.83, Amazon

Based on Nick Hornby’s best-selling novel, About A Boy is the story of a cynical, immature young man who is taught how to act like a grown-up by a little boy

‘An honest movie about childhood that avoids sappiness and sentiment and goes in unexpected directions.’ Rotten Tomatoes

Father’s Day date: Sunday 16th June 2013