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Every child envies their FATHER no matter how much they fight, quarrel, hate each other's opinion but at the end of the day, everyone loves their DAD. Every children's love for their parents is a hidden treasure which doesn't even unfold on any special occasion. On Sunday the world celebrated Father's Day in honour of the paternal bonds and the influence fathers have on their children. However at least 10 percent of the population definitely DIDN'T wish their fathers on a special day because who needs a special day to express our love for our parents.

Movies have always been a medium to express emotions that mimics everyday life. Expressing our love for our parents is also essential, sitting with dad over a cup of coffee to talk about the current scenario of the nation or binge watching a movie with our fathers is all they need. Make the most generous person feel a bit special and binge watch these 5 Indian movies which beautifully captured the essence of fatherhood.

1. Apu Trilogy

The classic helmed by Satyajit Ray released back in the year 1955, 1956 and 1958. Ray's masterpiece revolves around a little boy APU who traverses the world with his father even after the demise of his father and after he becomes a father. This is one of the finest trilogy series ever curated globally. The movie still leaves makes the world chant APU's name even after 60 years of release. This is considered as one of the most influential movies that everyone should watch at least once in their lifetime.

2. Udaan

It’s always said that a child is protected by their parents but this film will make you question the Safety of a child. The story revolves around a teenage boy who is staying with his alcoholic and abusive father. Udaan explores the dark side of a father and son in an estranged relationship.

3. Chaachi 420

The ideal movie of Kamal Hassan Chaachi 420 released in the year 1997 perfectly showcased the love of a separated father for his daughter. How well he played the character of Chaachi just to stay closer to his daughter. It's a laughter remedy for the viewers to be ready to laugh out loud.

4. Paa

Do you Remember when Amitabh Bachchan ace the character of a progeria kid who brings back his separated dad to his mother's life on his death-bed? The movie expressed the magnanimity of the human bond. The real-life father- son duo Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan portrayed the reel life son and father.

5. Kunwara Baap

Back to the 70's classic movie directed by Mehmood starring Nazir Hussain and Mehmood himself. The movie revolves around the life of a rickshaw puller when he finds an abandoned polio child on the streets and he brings him up with love and care. Kunwara Baap questions the stereotype can fatherhood be achieved without giving birth to a child?