Family The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title  

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with mother in the name? This list ranks the best movies with mom or mother in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with mother in the name? This is kind of an odd way to categorize movies, but that's also why it's so fun! There are probably one or two movies with mother in the title that you instantly think of, but you might be surprised how many others there are too as you scroll through this list.

This ranked poll of films with mother in the title includes movies like All About My Mother, Mother, and The Mother and the Whore. Don't forget that this list is interactive, meaning you can vote the film names up or down depending on much you liked each movie that has the word mother in it.

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Dearest Mother is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Dearest Mother Gala Évora, Bernabé Rico, María Alfonso Rosso "An older gay gentleman reminisces about his life, his loves and his own beloved mother while dressing and decorating a statue of “the Holy Mother.” Dearest Mother expertly blends humor, ...more

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Mr. Troop Mom is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mr. Troop Mom Jane Lynch, George Lopez, Julia Benson Mr. Troop Mom is an American 2009 comedy television film directed by William Dear, written by Thomas Ian Griffith and starring George Lopez, Daniela Bobadilla, April Telek, Julia Anderson, ...more

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Mary, Mother of Jesus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mary, Mother of Jesus Christian Bale, Geraldine Chaplin, Pernilla August Mary, Mother of Jesus is a 1999 American Biblical drama television film that retells the story of Jesus through the eyes of Mary, his mother. It stars Swedish actresses Pernilla August and ...more

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Conversations with Mother is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Conversations with Mother China Zorrilla, Ulises Dumont, Eduardo Blanco Conversations with Mother is a 2004 Argentine comedy-drama film directed and written by Santiago Carlos Oves. The film stars Eduardo Blanco as a middle-aged man who has just lost his job and who ...more

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My Mom's a Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
My Mom's a Werewolf Ruth Buzzi, Susan Blakely, Marcia Wallace My Mom's a Werewolf is a 1989 comedy/horror film directed by Michael Fischa, written by Mark Pirro, starring Susan Blakely and John Saxon.

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Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter'... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead Christina Applegate, David Duchovny, Danielle Harris Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead is a 1991 American comedy film directed by Stephen Herek and starring Christina Applegate, Joanna Cassidy, Josh Charles, and David Duchovny. The plot focuses ...more

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Late Night Talks with Mother is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Late Night Talks with Mother Karel Roden, Zuzana Stivínová Late Night Talks with Mother is a 2001 documentary film written and directed by Jan Nemec.

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I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive Yves Verhoeven, Samir Guesmi, Sabrina Ouazani I'm Glad That My Mother Is Alive is a 2009 drama film written by Alain Le Henry, Claude Miller and Nathan Miller and directed by Claude Miller and Nathan Miller.

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Mother Teresa: In the Name of ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Teresa: In the Name of God's Poor Geraldine Chaplin, William Katt, Keene Curtis Mother Teresa: In the Name of God's Poor is a 1997 film directed by Kevin Connor. It stars Geraldine Chaplin as Mother Teresa. Mother Teresa herself had approved the script but withdrew her ...more

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Be A Mother is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Be A Mother Alex Fong, Wu Ma, Qin Lan Be a Mother is a 2011 Chinese drama film directed by Yu Zhong.

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Mother of Rock: The Life and T... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother of Rock: The Life and Times of Lillian Roxon Mother of Rock: The Life and Times of Lillian Roxon is 2010 music documentary film written and directed by Paul Clarke.

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The Poet and the Little Mother is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
The Poet and the Little Mother Henning Moritzen, Kjeld Petersen The Poet and the Little Mother is a 1959 Danish family film directed by Erik Balling and starring Henning Moritzen. It was entered into the 9th Berlin International Film Festival.

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The Story of a Mother is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
The Story of a Mother Anna Karina, Daniel Duval, Tove Maës The Story of a Mother is a 1979 Danish drama film directed by Claus Weeke and starring Anna Karina. It is an adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen short story of the same name.

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Mother Carey's Chickens is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Carey's Chickens Ruby Keeler, Anne Shirley Mother Carey's Chickens is a 1938 drama film starring Anne Shirley and Ruby Keeler. The film was directed by Rowland V. Lee and based upon a 1917 play by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Rachel Crothers, ...more

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Mother Joan of the Angels is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Joan of the Angels Franciszek Pieczka, Lucyna Winnicka, Mieczyslaw Voit Mother Joan of the Angels is a 1961 drama film on demonic possession, directed by Jerzy Kawalerowicz, based on a novella of the same title by Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz. The film won the Special Jury ...more

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Tora-san's Cherished Mother is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Tora-san's Cherished Mother Chieko Baisho, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Kiyoshi Atsumi Tora-san's Cherished Mother aka Tora-san's Homeward Journey, Am I Trying? Part II, and Torasan Pt. 2 is a 1969 Japanese comedy film directed by Yoji Yamada. It stars Kiyoshi Atsumi as Kuruma ...more

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A Dixie Mother is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
A Dixie Mother Norma Talmadge, Carlyle Blackwell, Florence Turner A Dixie Mother is a 1910 short drama film directed by Van Dyke Brooke.

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The Wacky World of Mother Goos... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
The Wacky World of Mother Goose Margaret Rutherford The Wacky World of Mother Goose is an animated feature film made by Rankin/Bass, written by Romeo Muller and directed by Jules Bass based on Charles Perrault's stories and nursery rhymes. It ...more

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Mother is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Oleg Borisov, Aleksey Batalov, Andrey Petrov Mother is a 1955 Soviet drama film directed by Mark Donskoy and based on the eponymous novel by Maxim Gorky. It was entered into the 1956 Cannes Film Festival.

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Mother of the Bride is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother of the Bride Hassan Youssef, Emad Hamdy, Youssef Chaban Mother of the Bride is a 1963 Egyptian comedy film directed by Atef Salem. The film was selected as the Egyptian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 37th Academy Awards, but was not ...more

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Chronicle of My Mother is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Chronicle of My Mother Aoi Miyazaki, Kōji Yakusho, Kirin Kiki Chronicle of My Mother is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Masato Harada.

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Little Mother is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Little Mother Charles Puffy, Franciska Gaal, Hermine Sterler Little Mother is a 1935 Austrian-Hungarian comedy film directed by Henry Koster and starring Franciska Gaal, Friedrich Benfer and Otto Wallburg. The film was made by a local subsidiary of the ...more

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Where Is My Mother Tongue? is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Where Is My Mother Tongue? Where is my mother tongue? is a 2012 documentary drama film written and directed by Veli Kahraman.

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Old Mother Riley Meets the Vam... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Old Mother Riley Meets the Vampire Bela Lugosi, Dora Bryan, Richard Wattis My Son the Vampire is a 1952 comedy and horror film written by Val Valentine and directed by John Gilling.

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Ed and His Dead Mother is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Ed and His Dead Mother Steve Buscemi, Ned Beatty, Miriam Margolyes Ed and His Dead Mother is a 1993 American dark comedy and cult classic film starring Steve Buscemi, Miriam Margolyes, and Ned Beatty.

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Mother of George is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother of George Danai Gurira, Yaya DaCosta, Angélique Kidjo Mother of George is a 2013 drama film written by Darci Picoult and directed by Andrew Dosunmu.

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Dear Mother is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Dear Mother Moon Hee, Nam Jin

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My Mother and Her Guest is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
My Mother and Her Guest Kim Jin-kyu, Choi Eun-hee, Han Eun-Jin The Houseguest and My Mother is a 1961 South Korean film directed by Shin Sang-ok. It is based on a best-selling novel by Chu Yo-Sup, it was given the Best Film award at the 1961 Asia Pacific ...more

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All About My Mother is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
All About My Mother Penélope Cruz, Fernando Fernan Gomez, Antonia San Juan All About My Mother is a 1999 Spanish comedy-drama film written and directed by Pedro Almodóvar. The film deals with complex issues such as AIDS, homosexuality, transsexualism, faith, and ...more

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Diary for My Mother and Father is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Diary for My Mother and Father Jan Nowicki, Mari Törőcsik, Lajos Balázsovits Diary for My Mother and Father is a 1990 Hungarian film directed by Márta Mészáros.

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Little Mother is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Little Mother Jean Darling, Mary Ann Jackson Little Mother is a 1929 Our Gang short silent comedy film directed by Robert F. McGowan. Produced by Hal Roach and released to theaters by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Little Mother was the 87th Our ...more

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Mother Küsters' Trip to Heaven is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Küsters' Trip to Heaven Peter Kern, Kurt Raab, Karlheinz Böhm Mother Küsters' Trip to Heaven is a 1975 German film written and directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder. It stars Brigitte Mira, Ingrid Caven, Karlheinz Böhm and Margit Carstensen. The ...more

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Mother Teresa of Cats is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Teresa of Cats Mateusz Kościukiewicz, Lukasz Simlat, Ewa Szykulska Mother Teresa of Cats is a 2010 drama film written and directed by Pawel Sala.

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Sins of the Mother is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Sins of the Mother Elizabeth Montgomery, Talia Balsam, Mimi Kennedy

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Mother of Mine is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother of Mine Michael Nyqvist, Marie Göranzon, Leif Andrée Mother of Mine is a 2005 Finnish-Swedish film directed by Klaus Härö. The film is based on a novel by Heikki Hietamies. It received good reviews from the Finnish press, and was ...more

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Mr. Mom is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mr. Mom Michael Keaton, Christopher Lloyd, Teri Garr Mr. Mom is a 1983 American comedy film directed by Stan Dragoti and written by John Hughes about Jack Butler, a stay-at-home dad. It stars Michael Keaton, Teri Garr, Jeffrey Tambor, Ann Jillian, ...more

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My Mother Dreams the Satan's D... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
My Mother Dreams the Satan's Disciples in New York Mickey Jones, Suzanne Cryer, Ilia Volok My Mother Dreams the Satan's Disciples in New York is a 1999 short film directed by Barbara Schock. It won an Academy Award in 2000 for Best Short Subject.

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The Mother of Invention is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
The Mother of Invention Chris Hardwick, Dee Wallace, Kevin Corrigan The Mother of Invention is a 2009 American "mockumentary"-style comedy film directed by Joseph M. Petrick and Andrew Bowser, the screenplay by Petrick. The film starred Bowser, Jimmi ...more

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The Mother and the Whore is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
The Mother and the Whore Jean Piere Leaud, Bernadette Lafont, Jean Eustache The Mother and the Whore is a 1973 French film directed by Jean Eustache. Examining the relationship between three characters in a love triangle, it was Eustache's first feature film and is ...more

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My Mom's New Boyfriend is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
My Mom's New Boyfriend Meg Ryan, Antonio Banderas, Selma Blair My Mom's New Boyfriend is a 2008 romantic comedy film starring Colin Hanks, Antonio Banderas, Selma Blair, and Meg Ryan. It is rated PG-13 for "sexual content, language, some violence and ...more

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Mother Night is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Night Kirsten Dunst, Nick Nolte, John Goodman Mother Night is a 1996 American romantic war film based on Kurt Vonnegut's 1961 book of the same name. Nick Nolte stars as Howard W. Campbell, Jr., an American who moves with his family to ...more

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Mother Is a Freshman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Is a Freshman Loretta Young, Debra Paget, Van Johnson Mother Is a Freshman is a 1949 comedy motion picture directed by Lloyd Bacon and starring Loretta Young and Van Johnson. The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Costume Design by Kay

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Serial Mom is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Serial Mom Joan Rivers, Kathleen Turner, Suzanne Somers Serial Mom is a 1994 American dark comedy film written and directed by John Waters, starring Kathleen Turner as the title character, Sam Waterston as her husband, and Ricki Lake and Matthew ...more

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Mother Wore Tights is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Wore Tights Betty Grable, Anne Baxter, Dan Dailey Mother Wore Tights is a 1947 Technicolor musical film starring Betty Grable and Dan Dailey as married vaudeville performers, directed by Walter Lang. This was Grable and Dailey's first film ...more

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My Mother Frank is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
My Mother Frank Rose Byrne, Sam Neill, Sinéad Cusack My Mother Frank is a multi-award-winning Australian film released in 2000.

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The Mother of Tears is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
The Mother of Tears Asia Argento, Moran Atias, Udo Kier The Mother of Tears is a 2007 Italian-American supernatural horror film written and directed by Dario Argento. The film stars Asia Argento, Daria Nicolodi, Moran Atias, Udo Kier and Coralina ...more

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My Mother Is a Belly Dancer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
My Mother Is a Belly Dancer Andy Lau, Gordon Lam, Kent Tong My Mother Is a Belly Dancer is a 2006 Hong Kong film directed by Lee Kung-Lok. It is part of Andy Lau's "Focus: First Cut" series, focusing on promising young directors from Asia. Andy ...more

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Mother India is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother India Nargis, Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Kumar Mother India is a 1957 Hindi epic melodrama film, directed by Mehboob Khan and starring Nargis, Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Kumar, and Raaj Kumar. A remake of Khan's earlier film Aurat, it is the story ...more

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Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme Cyndi Lauper, Debbie Harry, Woody Harrelson Mother Goose: Rock 'n' Rhyme is a 1990 American musical television film that aired on the Disney Channel starring Shelley Duvall as Little Bo Peep and Dan Gilroy as Gordon Goose, the son of ...more

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Germany, Pale Mother is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title
Germany, Pale Mother Eva Mattes, Ernst Jacobi, Hanne Hiob Germany, Pale Mother is a 1980 West German drama film written and directed by Helma Sanders-Brahms. It was shown at the 30th Berlin International Film Festival in 1980, where it was nominated ...more