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25 pieces of wisdom from movie dads

Father's Day is upon us once more and before you cry "But what about son's day?", let's take a moment to celebrate the patriarch.

Our dads teach us a lot sure but movie dads teach us even more. Mainly because their every line is being scripted by a professional.

We've selected 25 of the best pieces of fatherly wisdom from cinema for you to compare and contrast with any pearls that have erupted from your actual father's mouth.

(Images: All Star, Rex Features)

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