Fathers' Day

Fathers' Day (1997)

  • Genre: Comedy, Family
  • Release Date: 1997-05-09
  • User Rating: 5.4/10 from 162 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Silver Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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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.

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  • Robin Williams

    as Dale Putley
  • Billy Crystal

    as Jack Lawrence
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    as Carrie Lawrence
  • Nastassja Kinski

    as Collette Andrews
  • Charlie Hofheimer

    as Scott Andrews
  • Bruce Greenwood

    as Bob Andrews
  • Dennis Burkley

    as Calvin the Trucker
  • Haylie Johnson

    as Nikki Trainor
  • Charles Rocket

    as Russ Trainor
  • Patti D'Arbanville

    as Shirley Trainor
  • Jared Harris

    as Lee
  • Mark McGrath

    as Sugar Ray Band
  • Jason Reitman

    as Wrong Kid in Alley
  • Catherine Reitman

    as Victoria
  • Dana Gould

    as Room Service Waiter
  • Meagen Fay

    as Megan
  • Harry Northup

    as Reno Jail Cop
  • Mel Gibson

    as Scott the Body Piercer (uncredited)
  • Louis Lombardi

    as Matt
  • Paul Herman

    as Mr. Barmore
  • J. Anthony Pena

    as Boat Painter (as Jose Esau Pena)
Production Bonnie Timmermann Casting
Production Joel Silver Producer
Sound James Newton Howard Original Music Composer
Camera Stephen H. Burum Director of Photography
Art Thomas E. Sanders Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Rita Ryack Costume Design
Editing Sheldon Kahn Editor
Production Michael Chinich Casting
Directing Ivan Reitman Director
Production Ivan Reitman Producer
Editing Wendy Greene Bricmont Editor
Art Lauri Gaffin Set Decoration
Art Kevin Kavanaugh Assistant Art Director
Writing Lowell Ganz Screenplay
Writing Babaloo Mandel Screenplay
Art Daniel T. Dorrance Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Marjorie McCown Assistant Costume Designer
Production Francis Veber Executive Producer
Production Daniel Goldberg Executive Producer
Production Joe Medjuck Executive Producer
Art Seth Reed Assistant Art Director
Crew David Blitstein Special Effects Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up William A. Farley Key Hair Stylist
Directing Judith Saunders Script Supervisor
Production Alison E. McBryde Casting
Production Shane Liem-Jacobson Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up Mari Grimaud Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Leslie Weir Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Frances L. Young Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Peter Montagna Makeup Artist