Whether she's offering her kids a hug, a shoulder to cry on, or an important lesson about growing up, there are few characters as compelling as a good movie mom. This list includes some of our favorites -- check one out for your next family movie night.
Terrific fun for girls and their families, too.
Outstanding family film features glorious music.
Top-notch, action-packed fun for the entire family.
Just the right combination of fantasy and comedy.
Sweet, inspiring story tween girls will love.
Mother-daughter switch is fun comedic chaos.
Syrupy sports drama uplifts but glosses over deep issues.
Perfect sleepover movie for tweens (and moms!).
Three-hanky special, but with lots of laughs, too.
Astonishing, outlandish, and full of laughs.
Upbeat, silly ABBA musical is flimsy but fun.
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
Roller derby dramedy mixes girl power and teen angst.