In some movies featuring real-life related actors, it just makes sense that roles are played by people connected by blood. Although actors are exceedingly skilled at portraying any relationship, when they are related in real life, it just adds a certain something. Here are some excellent movies featuring real-life related actors – have you seen them?
1. On Golden Pond (1981)
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Perhaps the most famous of all movies featuring real-life related actors, On Golden Pond became the surprise box office hit of 1981 when Henry and Jane Fonda teamed up on screen to portray an estranged and difficult father-daughter relationship that was not a million miles away from their situation in reality. The film examines the problems of a dysfunctional family and went on to receive a whopping ten Academy Award nominations, winning three.