Last week, I kicked off a periodic series on movies that portray single dads in a realistic way. I chose The Pursuit of Happyness, a 2006 film featuring Will Smith as a single dad who takes custody of his 5-year-old son after a divorce. This week, I picked Real Steel, a new film that just […]
I’ve never seen a film that captures the emotions of a single dad better than The Pursuit of Happyness. In The Pursuit of Happyness, Will Smith stars as a man whose wife just left him and their 5-year-old son (played by Smith’s real-life son, Jaden.) The 2006 film is based on a true story.