What are the best movies to watch during Mother’s Day?
Here are some of the best movies to watch with your moms for the celebration of Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 9, 2021.
People around the globe are celebrating this occasion in different ways. Some people spend a lot of money to surprise their mother while some chooses to make it simple and intimate.
For those who have mothers who are fans of films, here are the best movies you can enjoy watching together, based on the article from The Philippine Star.
Imitation of Life, 1959
It is based on the novel by Fannie Hurst and it is about two single moms (a black and a white woman) who live together and faces struggles in racing their kids in the time that racism is rampant.
Forrest Gump, 1994
“My momma always said, ‘Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get,” this is among the famous lines of the character of Tom Hanks in the movie whose mother was willing to anything for her son’s welfare.
Miracles from Heaven, 2016
A mother’s faith was put into test when her child was diagnosed with a rare, incurable intestinal disease. This is based on a real-life story.
Tanging Yaman, 2001
A mother with Alzheimer’s disease shows her children where the family’s one true wealth lies after her children fight over their properties.
After several years of working abroad as a domestic helper, a mother comes home for good. However, her children acted like strangers and they were not used having her on their side.
Other best movies for Mother’s Day that you can check out are:
- Freaky Friday (2003)
- Still Alice (2015)
- My 2 Mommies (2018)
- Terms of Endearment (1983)
- Mamma Mia! The Movie (2008)
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