Movies about mothers

List of the best movies about mothers selected by visitors to our site: 10 Days Without Mum, The Russian Bride, Daughter of the Wolf, Angel of Mine, Official Secrets, Where'd You Go, Bernadette, Venice Is Not in Italy, The Addams Family, Eli, The Imagined Wolf.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

10 Days Without Mum (2020)
Mark1 (imdb: 5.1)
CharactersFamily, Fathers, Mothers, Childrens, Housewives, Large families

    Antoine is the Head of HR of a big company. Managing people is his thing, so when his overwhelmed wife suddenly decides to go on holiday and leave him with the responsibility of the house and their four kids, he knows it will be a piece of cake for him. But Antoine has drastically underestimated the mess that four mischievous kids can cause...

    The Russian Bride (2019)
    Mark6 (imdb: 5.3)
    Genrehorror, thriller
    CharactersManiacs, Rich, Mothers, Single mothers
    PlotMoney, Survival

      A Russian woman travels to America with her daughter to marry a reclusive billionaire, who turns out to be a psycho who sends their lives spiraling into a living hell.

      Daughter of the Wolf (2019)
      Markimdb: 5.1
      Genreaction, thriller
      CharactersMafia, Teens, Mothers

        Ex-military specialist Clair Hamilton returns home from her tour in the Middle East due to her father's passing and to claim her inheritance. Her son is then kidnapped and held for ransom by a gang led by a mysterious figure known only as “Father”.

        Angel of Mine (2019)
        Mark10 (imdb: 6.4)
        Genrethriller, drama, detective
        CountryAustralia, USA
        CharactersFamily, Mothers
        PlotDepression, Pursuit
        StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Tense, Action, To cry

          A woman grieving over the death of her daughter loses grip of reality when she begins to think her girl may still be alive.

          Official Secrets (2019)
          Mark8 (imdb: 7.3)
          Genrethriller, melodrama, drama
          CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
          CharactersLawyers, Mothers, Spy, Judge
          PlotInvestigation, Computers, Intrigue, Blackmail, On real events
          PlaceEngland, USA, Court

            The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun who—prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion—leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed blackmailing member states into voting for war.

            Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019)
            Markimdb: 6.5
            Genrecomedy, drama, detective
            CharactersFamily, Mothers, Psychologists
            PlotThe escape, Missing people, Travel
            StyleLight, Exciting

              When architect-turned-recluse Bernadette Fox goes missing prior to a family trip to Antarctica, her 15-year-old daughter Bee goes on a quest with Bernadette's husband to find her.

              Venice Is Not in Italy (2019)
              Markimdb: 6.1
              Genrecomedy, drama
              CountryFrance, Belgium
              CharactersTeens, Parents, Family, Mothers
              PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship, Dancing, Motorcycles, Holidays, First love

                Emile is fifteen. He lives in Montargis, between a sweet-crazy father and a mother who has always dyed his hair blond, because, it seems, he is more beautiful like that. When the girl who pleases him more than anything invites him to Venice for the holidays, he is overjoyed. Only problem, his parents decide to accompany him - This is the story of a teenager born into an unclassifiable family, the story of a first love, miraculous and fragile. This is the story of an initiatory and incredible journey where life often takes unawares, but where Venice, it will be at the rendezvous.

                The Addams Family (2019)
                Markimdb: 5.8
                Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, family
                CountryCanada, USA
                CharactersParents, Family, Mothers
                PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
                PlaceUSA, Mansions

                  The Addams family's lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a treacherous, greedy crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.

                  Eli (2019)
                  Markimdb: 5.7
                  CharactersParents, Doctors, Family, Mothers, Fathers, Demons, Nuns, Childrens
                  PlotGhosts, Telekinesis
                  StyleCreepy, Depressive, Heavy, Tense

                    A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow patients.

                    The Imagined Wolf (2019)
                    Markimdb: 4.1
                    Genrefantasy, drama
                    PlotHunting, Relationship

                      The film is a parable about fear; it is a story about the attitudes of a mother and daughter deprived of love, who temporarily find mutual understanding, rallied by fear before the story invented by the mother about a cannibalistic wolf. On a philosophical level it is a reflection on the lost purity of thoughts, which is the main condition for the harmony of human life, and yet another illustration of the proverb: “The sleep of reason produces monsters”

                      The Secret of a Leader (2019)
                      Markimdb: 6.8
                      Genredrama, family, crime
                      CharactersFriends, Mothers, Fathers, Losers

                        When Kanat hits the bottom, still living with his mother at 40 passed, stuck mid level in his bank job, fantasizing from afar on girls, the unexpected encounter with his evil half, longtime friend Daniyar makes him take a moral u turn and his life takes a plunge in the dark.

                        Love, Antosha (2019)
                        Markimdb: 8.1
                        CharactersFriends, Actors, Directors, Mothers
                        PlotDeath, Art
                        PlaceRussia, Los Angeles, USA

                          From a prolific career in film and television, Anton Yelchin left an indelible legacy as an actor. Through his journals and other writings, his photography, the original music he wrote, and interviews with his family, friends, and colleagues, this film looks not just at Anton's impressive career, but at a broader portrait of the man.

                          Jojo Rabbit (2019)
                          Markimdb: 7.9
                          Genrecomedy, drama, military, history
                          CountryNew Zealand, Czech Republic, USA
                          CharactersMothers, Jews, Orphans, Rabbits, Childrens, Family
                          PlotAdventure, Dancing, First love, Motorcycles, Jealousy, Freedom
                          TimeWorld War II
                          StyleTouching, Fancy

                            A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.

                            Russian Short. Vol. 2 (2019)
                            CharactersFamily, Couriers, Neighbors, Mothers

                              Five unusual short stories in the almanac from Russian directors. Horror about the mystical school from Alexander Domogarov, Jr. (“Let the children go”). Erotic thriller "Ear Ring" with Lukerya Ilyashenko. Black comedy about the forest walk of two friends "Mushrooms and fish." Witty kinonovella "Che" on a spontaneous trip to St. Petersburg. The post-New Year story with Olga Sutulova and Marina Vasilyeva about finding the missing guy named Kostik.

                              The Full House (2018)
                              Markimdb: 5.4
                              Genrecomedy, family
                              CharactersBachelors, Childrens, Mothers

                                Antoine, a bachelor party-goer, gets new roommates: Jeanne and her two children.

                                Flower (2018)
                                Mark8 (imdb: 6)
                                Genrecomedy, drama, crime
                                CharactersTeens, Girlfriends, Mothers, Fathers, Dogs, Single mothers, Teachers
                                PlotRevenge, Seduction, Money, Dancing, Computers, Chase
                                PlacePrison, USA, Mexico
                                StyleTouching, Tense

                                  Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to live with the family, Erica finds her domestic and personal life overwhelmed. With Luke and her sidekicks Kala and Claudine in tow, Erica acts out by exposing a high school teacher's dark secret.

                                  The Vanishing of Sidney Hall (2018)
                                  Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.9)
                                  Genremelodrama, drama, detective
                                  CharactersTeens, Photographers, Writers, Mothers, Fathers, Girlfriends
                                  PlotLove, Mystery, Creation
                                  PlaceSchool, USA
                                  StyleFascinating, Makes me think

                                    Over the course of 12 years, and three stages of life, Sidney Hall falls in love, writes the book of a generation and then disappears without a trace.

                                    Custody (2018)
                                    Markimdb: 7.5
                                    CharactersParents, Family, Mothers, Fathers, Lawyers, Judge
                                    PlotLove, Fear, Divorce, Loneliness
                                    PlaceFrance, Court

                                      In the midst of a divorce, Miriam Besson decides to ask for exclusive custody of her son, in order to protect him from a father that she is accusing of violence. The judge-in-charge of the file grants a shared custody to the father whom it considers abused. Taken as a hostage between his parents, Julien Besson will do everything to prevent the worst from happening.

                                      Black '47 (2018)
                                      Mark3 (imdb: 6.8)
                                      Genreaction, drama, history
                                      CountryRepublic of Ireland, Luxembourg
                                      CharactersFamily, Mothers
                                      PlotWar, Death, Power
                                      PlaceEngland, Ireland

                                        In 1847, when Ireland is in the grip of the Great Famine that has ravaged the country for two long years, Feeney, a hardened Irish Ranger who has been fighting for the British Army abroad, returns home to reunite with his estranged family, only to discover the cruelest reality, a black land where death reigns.

                                        Black Tide (2018)
                                        Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.2)
                                        Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
                                        CountryFrance, Belgium
                                        CharactersTeens, Teachers, Mothers, Fathers

                                          When a teenager suddenly disappears without a trace, the case is assigned to an alcoholic police officer who maintains a complicated relationship with his own troubled teenage son, suspected of drug trafficking.