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What makes a great dad? If you ask Hollywood, it's strength, grit and special skills with weaponry.

With Father's Day approaching, we thought we'd take a look at some of the most badass dads in the movies, real Papa Bear types who wouldn't hesitate to knock a bad guy between the eyes if it meant saving their kids' lives.

Did we miss your favourite badass movie dad? Let us know in the comments.