Hubie Dubois who, despite his devotion to his hometown of Salem, Massachusetts (and its legendary Halloween celebration), is a figure of mockery for kids and adults alike. But this year, something really is going bump in the night, and it’s up to Hubie to save Halloween.
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, detective|
|Characters||Single mothers, Teachers, Childrens|
|Style||Disney, By books|
An 11-year old boy believes that he is the best detective in town and runs the agency Total Failures with his best friend, an imaginary 1,200 pound polar bear.
|Characters||Single mothers, Psychologists|
|Plot||Internet, Divorce, Cheating|
|Style||Fascinating, Makes me think|
Claire, a 50-year-old divorced teacher, creates a fake Facebook profile of a 24-year-old woman. She finds a photo of a pretty young brunette and uses it. She has created an entirely fictional character, but why?
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Country||United Kingdom, Belgium|
|Characters||Family, Single mothers, Widows|
A dynamic killer thriller with its finger firmly on the pulse of stark social commentary and shattering suspense. Recently widowed mother of two Sarah is desperate to know who murdered her husband in front of her young son, rendering him mute. Coerced into helping a low-life drug dealer stash narcotics stolen from the local Mr Big, she’s forced into taking drastic action to protect her children, evolving from downtrodden submissive to take-charge vigilante.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, drama, detective|
|Country||Austria, United Kingdom, Germany, France|
|Characters||Single mothers, Dogs, Scientists|
A genetically engineered plant scatters its seeds and seems to cause uncanny changes on living creatures. The afflicted appear strange, as if they were replaced - especially for those, who are close to them. Or is it all just imagination? Thus starts a play between various truths,on which end stands the loss of the own identity.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Characters||Maniacs, Rich, Mothers, Single mothers|
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.
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Single mothers, Family|
|Plot||Ghosts, Death, Supernatural, Investigation, Fate, Chase|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, family|
|Characters||Wizards, Family, Brownies, Single mothers, Cats|
In the ordinary and bustling city of Moscow there is an unusual House, overgrown with hundreds of secrets and mysteries. In this house there is a strange apartment, in which not a single tenant has stayed for a long time. And only when an independent mother with a charming 8-year-old daughter Alina comes to this “nice” apartment, new tenants will find out that their living space is not easy, and the real Boggart lives in it. Only here the keeper of the hearth has long been offended by the entire human race and will do all imaginable nastiness, just to be left alone in the ill-fated apartment. But everything changes when the evil witch challenges Homeovy ...
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 5.8)|
|Country||France, Canada, USA|
|Characters||Childrens, Revived toys, Cats, Single mothers|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Technology|
|Style||Creepy, Tense, Disturbing|
Karen, a single mother, gifts her son Andy a Buddi doll for his birthday, unaware of its more sinister nature. A contemporary re-imagining of the 1988 horror classic.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 4.6)|
|Characters||Witch, Single mothers|
|Plot||Time travel, Mystery, Supernatural|
|Style||Depressive, Tense, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating|
After a mysterious woman saves her daughter from a deadly snakebite, a single mother must repay the debt by killing a stranger before sundown.
|Genre||comedy, drama, music|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA, Canada|
|Characters||Lawyers, Musicians, Friends, Single mothers, Tourists, Singers|
|Plot||Money, Dreams, Dancing, Depression, Computers|
|Place||Prison, Party, England, Hospitals, USA, Trains, Beach, Scotland|
A young Scottish singer, Rose-Lynn Harlan, dreams of making it as a country artist in Nashville after being released from prison.
|Characters||Girlfriends, Single mothers, Writers|
|Plot||Revenge, Shopping, Money, Dancing, Seduction, On real events|
|Place||USA, Wall Street|
A crew of savvy former strip club employees band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.
|Characters||Dogs, Single mothers|
|Time||New Year, Night|
Christmas 1999, in a peaceful little village in the Ardennes. The life of a young boy named Antoine will soon be devastated by three tragic events : the death of a dog, the vanishing of a child, and a big ravaging storm.
|Characters||Military, Lawyers, Journalists, Single mothers, Models|
Maud is an architect and a mother. Due to a misunderstanding, she wins the competition to refurbish the parvis of Notre-Dame. Torn between these responsibilities and love issues, she will go through an emotional storm.
|Country||Netherlands, United Kingdom, Belgium, Republic of Ireland|
|Characters||Family, Single mothers|
|Place||Hotels, Night Clubs|
|Style||Touching, Fascinating, To cry|
Jade is a young mother in the prime of her life when an acid attack leaves her severely burned. While her face has been reconstructed, her beauty is lost beneath the scars. Descending a self-destructive path with relationships crumbling, Jade must take drastic action to reclaim her life.
|Characters||Gay, Single mothers, Demons, Taxi drivers|
Luz, a young cabdriver, drags herself into the brightly lit entrance of a run-down police station. A demonic entity follows her, determined to finally be close to the woman it loves.
|Characters||Single mothers, Babies, Widows|
Adam, an awkward teen, spends a summer with his older sister, who is part of New York City's lesbian and trans activist scene. He meets the girl of his dreams but can't figure out how to tell her he's not the trans man she thinks he is.
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, detective|
|Characters||Single mothers, Disabled people, Spiders|
|Style||Atmospheric, Disturbing, Creepy|
A family moves into a secluded mansion where they soon find themselves being targeted by an entity taking the form of a giant spider.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6)|
|Characters||Single mothers, Parents, Family|
8-year-old Elli and her mother, Marlène, live in a small town by the French Riviera where they act out to relieve boredom and hide from social services. When Marlène caves in to yet another night of excess, she chooses to leave Elli behind for a man she just met. The young child must confront her mother's demons in order to get her back.
|Characters||Family, Single mothers, Losers|
|Plot||First love, Mental disorders|
|Place||School, England, Small cities|
Super close mother Lyn and daughter Iona (Dafty One and Dafty Two) are excited for their new life in a new town. Determined to make a success of things after a tricky start, Iona becomes 'best friends' with Keely, Stacey and Chelsea. Used to being Iona's bestie herself, Lyn feels left out. So Lyn also makes friends with Belinda, her neighbour.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, comedy, adventure, cartoon|
|Country||China, Canada, USA|
|Characters||Friends, Robots, Childrens, Single mothers, Dogs|
|Plot||Technology, Martial Arts, Skirmishes|
|Style||For children, For winter evenings, Netflix, Worth watching|
A friendship with a top-secret robot turns a lonely girl's life into a thrilling adventure as they take on bullies, evil bots and a scheming madman.
|Mark||6.4 (imdb: 5.8)|
|Characters||Teens, Single mothers|
|Style||Netflix, Worth watching|
Dueling high school debate champs who are at odds on just about everything forge ahead with ambitious plans to get into the colleges of their dreams.
|Genre||thriller, comedy, crime|
|Characters||Criminals, Single mothers|
Set in the midst of the 2009 housing crisis, the life of Cassie Fowler, a single mother and struggling realtor, goes off the rails when she witnesses a murder.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 6.7)|
|Characters||Sisters, Autistic, Dogs, Single mothers, Photographers, Singers|
|Plot||Travel, Motorcycles, Money, Missing people, Computers|
|Style||To cry, Fascinating, Light|
A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in order to boldly go and deliver her 500-page Star Trek script to a writing competition in Hollywood. On an adventure full of laughter and tears, Wendy follows the guiding spirit of Mr. Spock on her journey into the unknown.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||thriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Sisters, Single mothers, Artists|
|Plot||Missing people, Investigation, Mystery, Blackmail, Death, Cheating|
|Place||Lake, Small cities|
|Style||Action, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating|
Stephanie, a dedicated mother and popular vlogger, befriends Emily, a mysterious upper-class woman whose son Nicky attends the same school as Miles, Stephanie's son. When Emily asks her to pick Nicky up from school and then disappears, Stephanie undertakes an investigation that will dive deep into Emily's cloudy past.
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Characters||Teens, Difficult teens, Friends, Single mothers|
|Place||Ghetto, Party, Los Angeles|
|Style||Deep Meaning, Makes me think, Light|
Stevie is a sweet 13-year-old about to explode. His mom is loving and attentive, but a little too forthcoming about her romantic life. His big brother is a taciturn and violent bully. So Stevie searches his working-class Los Angeles suburb for somewhere to belong. He finds it at the Motor Avenue skate shop.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Characters||Family, Sisters, Single mothers, Strong women|
|Style||Inspirational, Touching, Light|
To prove a point about measuring up and fitting in, Texas teen Willowdean “Dumplin’” Dickson enters a local pageant run by her ex-beauty queen mom.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Girlfriends, Mothers, Fathers, Dogs, Single mothers, Teachers|
|Plot||Revenge, Seduction, Money, Dancing, Computers, Chase|
|Place||Prison, USA, Mexico|
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.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon|
|Country||France, China, Japan, USA|
|Characters||Dogs, Thieves, Losers, Single mothers, Monsters|
|Plot||Adventure, Snow, Justice|
|Place||Party, Village, Small cities|
|Style||For children, Light, Soulful, Touching|
The Grinch hatches a scheme to ruin Christmas when the residents of Whoville plan their annual holiday celebration.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 5.2)|
|Characters||Grandparents, Family, Dogs, Cats, Sisters, Single mothers, Old man|
|Place||School, Beach, USA|
Single mom Laura, along with her awkward 14 year-old son Henry is forced to drive Jack, her estranged, care-free pot dealing father across country after he's kicked out of yet another nursing home.
|Mark||7.6 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, adventure, family|
|Characters||Childrens, Single mothers, Brothers, Firefighters|
|Style||Netflix, Soulful, Light, Atmospheric, Fascinating, To cry|
Siblings Kate and Teddy try to prove Santa Claus is real, but when they accidentally cause his sleigh to crash, they have to save Christmas.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Characters||Terrorists, Military, Soldier, Single mothers, Tourists|
|Plot||On real events|
|Place||Trains, Paris, School, France, Berlin|
In August 2015, an ISIS terrorist boarded train #9364 from Brussels to Paris. Armed with an AK-47 and enough ammo to kill more than 500 people, the terrorist might have succeeded except for three American friends who refused to give in to fear. One was a college student, one was a martial arts enthusiast and airman first class in the U.S. Air Force, and the other was a member of the Oregon National Guard, and all three pals proved fearless as they charged and ultimately overpowered the gunman after he emerged from a bathroom armed and ready to kill.
|Characters||Vampire, Family, Single mothers|
Ellie, a recovering drug addict, has just moved to a new city with her two teenage children. She has struggled to stay sober in the past and is determined to make it work this time, finding a stable job and regularly attending her meetings. Unfortunately, new friends, a new job, and the chance of a new life, can’t keep Ellie from slipping once again. Her life changes when she meets Christopher – a different kind of addict – which forces her daughter and son to accept a new version of Ellie.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, biography|
|Characters||Psychologists, Single mothers, Babies|
|Place||Trains, France, Beach, Psychiatric hospitals|
Spans the period from 1958 to the present day and tells the story of an unconditional love between a mother and her daughter which is endangered by an unsteady and manipulative father.
|Characters||Mothers, Single mothers, Old man, Poor|
|Plot||Adventure, Loneliness, Parenting|
|Style||Touching, Soulful, Makes me think, Fascinating|
The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Family, Single mothers, Scientists, Geniuses, Surgeons|
|Plot||Investigation, Death, Dancing, Fear|
|Place||School, Small cities|
Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry, is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother. When Henry discovers that the girl next door has a terrible secret, he implores Susan to take matters into her own hands in this imaginative and emotional drama.
|Genre||fantastic, comedy, melodrama, music|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Aliens, Single mothers|
Croydon, 1977. A trio of punk teenagers goes to a party to meet girls, but they find that girls there are very different from what they expected.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 5.6)|
Amy, Kiki and Carla – three under-appreciated and over-burdened women – rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for mothers: Christmas. And if creating a more perfect holiday for their families wasn’t hard enough, they have to do all of that while hosting and entertaining their own mothers.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 4.6)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, adventure|
|Characters||Orphans, Mothers, Single mothers|
In 2030 the world is in a permanent state of economic recession and facing serious environmental problems as a result of global warming.
|Characters||Mothers, Single mothers|
|Plot||Ghosts, Depression, Moving, Death, Supernatural|
Returning to her home town, overwhelmed by the birth of her firstborn, nineteen-year-old Chloe van Heerden tries to come to terms with motherhood. Despite the support from her own mother, Chloe struggles with the demands of caring for a newborn child. The incessant crying of her baby, the growing sense of guilt and paranoia send her into a dark depression. With a heightened urge to protect her son, she sees danger everywhere.
|Characters||Teens, Family, Single mothers|
|Plot||Rivalry, Racing, Competitions, Cars|
|Place||Australia, Small cities|
Jack is a charismatic larrikin who has just discovered the one thing he's really good at — go-kart racing. With the support of his mentor, Patrick, an old race car driver with a secret past, and his best mates Colin and Mandy, Jack must learn to control his recklessness if he is to defeat the best drivers in Australia, including the ruthless champion Dean, and win the National title.
|Characters||Lawyers, Single mothers|
|Plot||Justice, Missing people, On real events|
|Place||Hotels, France, Court, Hospitals|
|Style||Atmospheric, Action, Tense|
Ever since she served on the jury during his trial, Nora has been convinced that Jacques Viguier is innocent, despite him being accused of murdering his wife. Following an appeal by the public prosecutor’s office, and fearing a miscarriage of justice, she convinces a leading lawyer to defend him during his second trial, on appeal. Together, they will put up a tenacious fight against injustice.
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Sisters, Serial killers, Single mothers|
A young grandmother in a small Pennsylvania town raises her daughter's child after the girl disappears. All the while, a desperate search for her continues.