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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(2011)
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8
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Sweet tale about growing up is terrific fun for families.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
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6
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Outstanding family film features glorious music.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
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7
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Top-notch, action-packed fun for the entire family.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2005)
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7
QUALITY
 
Just the right combination of fantasy and comedy.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
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8
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Mother-daughter princess tale has some very scary scenes.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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8
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Mother-daughter switch is fun comedic chaos.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
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12
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Syrupy sports drama uplifts but glosses over deep issues.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
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12
QUALITY
 
Perfect sleepover movie for tweens (and moms!).
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On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
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12
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Three-hanky special, but with lots of laughs, too.
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On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
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12
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Contrived yet effective family weepie.
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On DVD/Streaming
(1999)
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12
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Astonishing, outlandish, and full of laughs.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
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13
QUALITY
 
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2014)
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13
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Upbeat, silly ABBA musical is flimsy but fun.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2008)
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13
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Roller derby dramedy mixes girl power and teen angst.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
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15
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Poignant tale of Chinese-American moms, daughters.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2002)

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