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Poll Results: The Best & Worst Movie Dads

Thinking of taking in a flick with your pops this Father's Day weekend? Both wide release openers could be fun for the dads, with Marvel superhero/'70s icon The Incredible Hulk back on the loose, and Mark Wahlberg watching over wife and tyke in M. Night Shyamalan's The Happening.

Fatherly Mark Wahlberg takes charge in The Happening.

Here, too, are the Father's Day film picks based on Fandango's survey of 2000+ filmgoers for the best and worst movie dads of all time. Some will make you feel all warm and fuzzy inside about dear ol' dad...and some, not so much.

The Best Movie Dads:

1. Will Smith, The Pursuit of Happyness
2. Robin Williams, Mrs. Doubtfire
3. Gregory Peck, To Kill a Mockingbird
4. Sean Connery, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
5. Denzel Washington, John Q
6. Chevy Chase, National Lampoon's Vacation series
7. Harrison Ford, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
8. Steve Martin, Cheaper by the Dozen
9. Bruce Willis, Live Free or Die Hard
10. Steve Carell, Dan in Real Life

The Worst Movie Dads:

1. Jack Nicholson, The Shining
2. Mike Myers (as "Dr. Evil"), the Austin Powers series
3. Daniel Day-Lewis, There Will Be Blood
4. Willem Dafoe, the Spider-Man series
5. R. Lee Ermey, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake
6. Rodney Dangerfield, Natural Born Killers
7. Kevin Spacey, American Beauty
8. Jim Carrey, Liar, Liar
9. Eddie Murphy (as "Mr. Wong"), Norbit
10. Robert DeNiro, This Boy's Life

Did we list your favorite (or least favorite) movie dad? Let us know what we missed!

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