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7 Films to Stream this Mother's Day

A very special list of our favorite films full of motherhood, family, laughter, and heartfelt moments to watch with the most important woman in your life this Sunday... If you enjoy a great comedy, a little drama or even a classic action movie - here is the right place to find it and I'm sure your mom will appreciate it too:

Postcards from the Edge

(1990) Meryl Streep plays a famous actress who's forced to move back in with her mom, who's portrayed by Shirley MacLaine. Director: Mike NicholsWriters: Carrie Fisher (book), Carrie Fisher (screenplay).

Freaky Friday

(2003) A Wall Disney pictures remake by Mark Waters. What happens when you and your mom trade identities? One crazy day! With Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsay Lohan.

Baby Boom

(1987) Join new guardian J.C. Wiatt (played by Diane Keaton), a young Manhattan woman who learns just how difficult—and rewarding—raising a child can be. Directed by Charles Shyer.


(1998) Jackie Harrison (Susan Sarandon) is a dying mom who must accept Isabel Kelly (Julia Roberts), her husband's new lover.

Because I Said So

(2007) Directed by Michael Lehmann. With Diane Keaton (again!) who portrays a nosy (and very well dressed, love all of her character's costumes style) mom who desperately wants her daughter (Mandy Moore) to find a boyfriend.

Stop! Or my mom will shoot.

(1992) Directed by Roger Spottiswoode and starring Sylvester Stallone. A tough detective's mother comes to visit him and begins to meddle in his life and career. So much fun!


(2012) A Scots beautiful tale, by Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman. Princess Merida and Queen Elinor get along pretty well—until Merida is ordered to find a husband. After the two get into a tussle, Merida runs away, but must return to save her mother who's been turned into a bear.

and have a blessed weekend with your mom!