Bollywood Films Based On Father-Son Bond

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Wake Up Sid (2009)

Sid comes from a family of riches. His father earned it all himself. The film navigates the evolving relationship between a carefree son and his father, addressing themes of responsibility and self-discovery.

Patiala House (2011)

Torn between his father's disapproval and his own burning passion, Gattu must make a heart-wrenching decision that will determine the course of his life. Cricket, once a source of joy, now represents a choice between honoring tradition and pursuing personal dreams.

Apne (2007)

Ex-Boxer wishes his sons to win the boxing championship for him. One son Agrees while the other does not. The Film explores themes of Child-Neglect, Bias and Validation in a Father and Son bond.

Waqt: The Race Against Time (2005)

The film explores the strained father-son bond between Aditya Thakur (played by Amitabh Bachchan) and his son, Adi (played by Akshay Kumar). Aditya's strict principles and the generation gap lead to misunderstandings, ultimately prompting Adi to leave home.

Udaan (2010)

A rebellious son challenges his authoritarian father's wishes to pursue his writing passion. The film Explores an abusive relationship of A father-son and how the values of society can be misused by people driven by power.

Paa (2009)

Auro, a 12-year-old boy with a rare disease called "progeria" finds out who his father is. The film Explores the relationship between Auro and His Father as they reunite and the past conflicts of his parents surface in the Present.

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