Movie Moms

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.

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Sweet Disney classic is still lovely, despite stereotypes.
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(Release Year: 1941)
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Outstanding family film features glorious music.
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(Release Year: 1965)
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Smart, funny "threequel" is scarier than the first two.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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Top-notch, action-packed fun for the entire family.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Just the right combination of fantasy and comedy.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Mother-daughter princess tale has some very scary scenes.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Mother-daughter switch is fun comedic chaos.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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Sweet tale about growing up is terrific fun for families.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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Sometimes-dark adaptation focuses on friendship, loneliness.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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Lovely Alcott adaptation tugs at the heartstrings.
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(Release Year: 1994)
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Cute romcom has some innuendo, a little language.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Syrupy sports drama uplifts but glosses over deep issues.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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A strong family triumphs over poverty and racism.
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(Release Year: 1972)
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Three-hanky special, but with lots of laughs, too.
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(Release Year: 1989)
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Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
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(Release Year: 1994)
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Upbeat, silly ABBA musical has sexual innuendos.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Inspiring, intense tale about hardship, bigotry, redemption.
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(Release Year: 1984)
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Contrived yet effective family weepie.
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(Release Year: 1998)
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Roller derby dramedy mixes girl power and teen angst.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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Glossy, funny, and packs a real emotional wallop.
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(Release Year: 1983)
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Great, but lots of sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Poignant tale of Chinese-American moms, daughters.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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