Spanish movies about mothers

List of the best Spanish movies about mothers selected by visitors to our site: Veronica, Marrowbone, The Broken Crown, A Monster Calls, All Roads Lead to Rome, Boy Missing, Ma Ma, Exodus: Gods and Kings, The Time in Between
In the top there are new films of 2017, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Veronica (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrehorror
CountrySpain
Duration02:02
CharactersPolice, Family, Demons, Nurses, Mothers, Fathers, Sisters, Nuns
PlotGhosts, Fear, Witchcraft, Supernatural, Death
PlaceSchool, Spain, Party
StyleTense, Disturbing

Madrid, 1990s. After making a Ouija with friends, a teenager is besieged by dangerous supernatural presences that threaten to harm her whole family. Inspired by terrifying police files never solved.

Marrowbone (2017)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountrySpain, USA
Duration02:11
CharactersBrothers, Sisters, Friends, Mothers, Twins, Serial killers, Fathers, Raccoons
PlotDeath, Mystery, Mystery, Love, Mental disorders, Ghosts
PlaceBeach
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense, Action

A young man and his four younger siblings, who have kept secret the death of their beloved mother in order to remain together, are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.

The Broken Crown (2016)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, history
CountrySpain
CharactersKings, Military, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Jealousy, Money, Power

In a Spain consumed by ambition and power, the future of an empire depends of the mind state of a single woman.

A Monster Calls (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrefantasy, drama, cartoon
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Spain
Duration02:30
CharactersMonsters, Mothers, Pupils, Family, Terminally ill
PlotLoneliness, Cancer, Death, Depression, Fate, Dreams, Cheating
PlaceSchool
StyleTouching, To cry

A boy imagines a monster that helps him deal with his difficult life and see the world in a different way.

All Roads Lead to Rome (2016)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryItaly, USA, Spain, United Kingdom, Sweden
Duration01:50
CharactersTeens, Family, Mothers
PlotWedding, Love, Chase, Happiness, Pursuit, Travel
PlaceSea, Italy, Aircraft

Maggie is an uptight, single mother and college writing teacher from New York City. In an effort to reconnect with her troubled teen daughter Summer, she decides to embark on a journey to a Tuscan village where she frequented in her younger days. Upon arrival, Maggie runs into Luca a handsome former lover who is still a bachelor and lives with his eighty-year-old mother Carmen. Summer (missing her “bad boy” boyfriend in NYC) and Carmen (secretly planning a wedding against Luca’s wishes to MARCELINO, her one true love in Rome) impulsively steal Luca’s car and race off to Rome. Maggie and Luca quickly pursue allowing the two mismatched couples to spend some time together and develop a new understanding of each other.

Boy Missing (2016)
Mark5 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrethriller, crime
CountrySpain
Duration00:51
CharactersLawyers, Police, Mothers, Single mothers
PlotMoney, Weapon, Pursuit, Abduction, Chase, Fear, Cars
PlaceForest, Spain, School, Court
StyleUnexpected ending, Disturbing, Tense

Víctor is a child who is found casually roaming by a country road. His mother, Patricia, a well-known lawyer specialist in media trails, realizes about it and she goes to the hospital, where explains to the police that Víctor is deaf, and he's unable to talk, speaking using sign language. In the police headquarter Víctor explains that he was kidnapped by a strange man when we was entering to the school. The police identifies a possible suspect named Charlie, a man with money troubles and an 8-months pregnant wife who can't explain where he was when Víctor was kidnapped from the school. Seeing the inability of the police to arrest Charlie after some failed attempts to meet Víctor, Patricia contacts Raúl, Patricia's former love interest and Víctor's father, to ask him that he or a friends of him threat seriously Charlie. But when is discovered that Víctor made a false identification, Patricia tries to stop Raúl, starting a chain of events which consequences will be out of control...

Ma Ma (2015)
Mark4 (imdb: 6.4)
Genredrama
CountrySpain, France
Duration01:59
CharactersMothers
PlotLove, Happiness
PlaceSpain

After finding a lump in one of her breasts, Magda goes to visit her doctor who gives her bad news: she needs a mastectomy, preceded by severe chemo treatments. While she ponders this ill fortune at a soccer game where her son Dani participates, she attracts the attention of talent scout Arturo, who is looking for talented young players to enroll them in the junior leagues.

Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6)
Genreaction, drama, adventure, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Spain
Duration02:30
CharactersGods, Jews, Mothers, Prophets
PlotReligious, Fate, Slavery
PlaceEgypt, Deserts

The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.

The Time in Between (2013)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.3)
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure
CountrySpain
CharactersFriends, Mothers, Spy
PlotRelationship
PlaceSpain
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, To cry

Sira Quiroga is a young Spanish dressmaker engaged to a solid suitor when a suave typewriter salesman upends her life. Spain is being upended by a civil war and the new regime's growing alliances with Nazi Germany. Sira, smart, gutsy and resourceful with a Scarlett O'Hara-like ability to whip up designer duds on a moment's notice, Sira has spunk. Sira gains and loses a small fortune, is dumped by her cad of a lover in Morocco, runs guns to get the cash to start her life anew and becomes couturier to the Nazi wives stationed in Madrid. Urged on by her friend, the real-life British spy Rosalinda Fox, Sira, too, aids the British cause.

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