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The Best Movies With Mother or Mom in the Title

Updated June 14, 2019 7.8k votes 207 voters 30.4k views110 items

List RulesVote up your favorite movie with mother or mom in the name.

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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  • 1
    The Mother
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    4

    The Mother

    Daniel Craig, Peter Vaughan

    Released2003

    Directed byRoger Michell

    The Mother is a 2003 British film directed by Roger Michell.
  • 2
    A Mom for Christmas
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    12

    A Mom for Christmas

    Olivia Newton-John, Doris Roberts

    Released1990

    Directed byGeorge T. Miller

    A Mom for Christmas is a 1990 fantasy/comedy television movie directed by George T. Miller and... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Mother of Mine
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    7

    Mother of Mine

    Michael Nyqvist, Marie Göranzon

    Released2005

    Directed byKlaus Härö

    Mother of Mine is a 2005 Finnish-Swedish film directed by Klaus Härö. The film is based on a... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Mr. Troop Mom
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    4

    Mr. Troop Mom

    Jane Lynch, George Lopez

    Released2009

    Directed byWilliam Dear

    Mr. Troop Mom is an American 2009 comedy television film directed by William Dear, written by... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    The Good Mother
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    9

    The Good Mother

    Matt Damon, Liam Neeson

    Released1988

    Directed byLeonard Nimoy

    The Good Mother is a 1988 American drama film and an adaptation of Sue Miller's novel of the... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Mother Teresa of Cats
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    4

    Mother Teresa of Cats

    Mateusz Kościukiewicz, Lukasz Simlat

    Released2010

    Directed byPaweł Sala

    Mother Teresa of Cats is a 2010 drama film written and directed by Pawel Sala.
  • 7
    Mother Night
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    7

    Mother Night

    Kirsten Dunst, Nick Nolte

    Released1996

    Directed byKeith Gordon

    Mother Night is a 1996 American romantic war film based on Kurt Vonnegut's 1961 book of the... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Serial Mom
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    11

    Serial Mom

    Joan Rivers, Kathleen Turner

    Released1994

    Directed byJohn Waters

    Serial Mom is a 1994 American dark comedy film written and directed by John Waters, starring... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    Late Night Talks with Mother
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    4

    Late Night Talks with Mother

    Karel Roden, Zuzana Stivínová

    Released2001

    Directed byJan Němec

    Late Night Talks with Mother is a 2001 documentary film written and directed by Jan Nemec.
  • 10
    Lies My Mother Told Me
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    9

    Lies My Mother Told Me

    Hayden Panettiere, Natasha Henstridge

    Released2005

    Directed byChristian Duguay

    Lies My Mother Told Me is a 2005 Canadian television movie that aired on Lifetime in the... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Conversations with Mother
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    4

    Conversations with Mother

    China Zorrilla, Ulises Dumont

    Released2004

    Directed bySantiago Carlos Oves

    Conversations with Mother is a 2004 Argentine comedy-drama film directed and written by... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Dearest Mother
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    7

    Dearest Mother

    Gala Évora, Bernabé Rico

    Released2009

    Directed byPilar Távora

    "An older gay gentleman reminisces about his life, his loves and his own beloved mother while...
  • 13
    Mother
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    11

    Mother

    Lisa Kudrow, Debbie Reynolds

    Released1996

    Directed byAlbert Brooks

    Mother is a 1996 comedy-drama film directed by Albert Brooks, and was co-written by Brooks... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    The Mother and the Whore
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    6

    The Mother and the Whore

    Jean Piere Leaud, Bernadette Lafont

    Released1973

    Directed byJean Eustache

    The Mother and the Whore is a 1973 French film directed by Jean Eustache. Examining the... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    My Mother Dreams the Satan's Disciples in New York

    Released1998

    Directed byBarbara Schock

    My Mother Dreams the Satan's Disciples in New York is a 1999 short film directed by Barbara... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    My Mom's New Boyfriend
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    6

    My Mom's New Boyfriend

    Meg Ryan, Antonio Banderas

    Released2008

    Directed byGeorge Gallo

    My Mom's New Boyfriend is a 2008 romantic comedy film starring Colin Hanks, Antonio Banderas,... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
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    4

    Little Mother

    Jean Darling, Mary Ann Jackson

    Released1929

    Directed byRobert F. McGowan

    Little Mother is a 1929 Our Gang short silent comedy film directed by Robert F.... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Mary, Mother of Jesus
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    7

    Mary, Mother of Jesus

    Christian Bale, Geraldine Chaplin

    Released1999

    Directed byKevin Connor

    Mary, Mother of Jesus is a 1999 American Biblical drama television film that retells the story... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
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    4

    Little Mother

    Charles Puffy, Franciska Gaal

    Released1935

    Directed byHenry Koster

    Little Mother is a 1935 Austrian-Hungarian comedy film directed by Henry Koster and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    'night, Mother
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    8

    'night, Mother

    Anne Bancroft, Sissy Spacek

    Released1986

    Directed byTom Moore

    'night, Mother is a 1986 American drama film written by Marsha Norman. The film, which stars... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Glass House: The Good Mother
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    8

    Glass House: The Good Mother

    Angie Harmon, Jason London

    Released2006

    Directed bySteve Antin

    Glass House: The Good Mother is a 2006 direct-to-video film starring Angie Harmon, Jordan... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Only a Mother
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    8

    Only a Mother

    Max von Sydow, Eva Dahlbeck

    Released1949

    Directed byAlf Sjöberg

    Only a Mother is a 1949 Swedish drama film directed by Alf Sjöberg. It is the acting debut of... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    72
    8

    Oki's Mother

    Kim Ji-mee, Kim Seung-ho

    Released1965

    Directed byIl-ho Jang

  • 24
    69
    6

    Mother Goose Land

    Mae Questel, Bonnie Poe

    Released1933

    Directed byDave Fleischer

    Mother Goose Land is a 1933 Fleischer Studios animated short film starring Betty Boop.
  • 25
    Mother India
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    6

    Mother India

    Nargis, Sunil Dutt

    Released1957

    Directed byMehboob Khan

    Mother India is a 1957 Hindi epic melodrama film, directed by Mehboob Khan and starring... more on Wikipedia