Twentieth Century Fox
7 of 10
Mr. Mom (1983) dir. Stan Dragoti
Michael Keaton plays Jack Butler, a married man with three kids who, due to a recession, loses his job as an engineer at the Ford Motor Company. Though his wife Caroline (Teri Garr) has been out of the workforce since having children, she manages to land a job at an advertising agency, leaving Jack to assume the role of stay-at-home dad. Jack struggles to take on the childcare and household responsibilities while Caroline has a hard time adjusting to her new corporate job. Plus, each of them must ward off temptations by rejecting advances from an overzealous neighbor and a frisky boss! But together, the couple manages to acclimate to their new roles and maintain their relationship as husband and wife.