Mother-in-law movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mother-in-law movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, clever, psychological and light films and TV shows about / with mother-in-law, family relations, mother in law, mother son relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, love, father son relationship, parents and children and dysfunctional family plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Italy, France and other countries.
mother-in-law movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mother-in-law: Love Liza (2002), Joshua (2007), Innocence and Desire (1974), Bread and Tulips (2000), The Troops Get Married (1968), Marriage... Greek Style (1964), Baby Bob (2002), Bonus (2001), Household Saints (1993), Summer of '67 (2018).

List of mother-in-law movies

Love Liza (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following the unexplained suicide of his wife Liza, website designer Wilson Joel turns to huffing gasoline fumes and remote control gaming while avoiding an inevitable conflict with his mother-in-law.
Style: emotional, touching, bleak, psychological, meditative ...
Plot: mother-in-law, suicide, drug abuse, addiction, life is a bitch, losing-it hero, disorder, solace, social misfits, family problems, death in the family, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, usa, new orleans
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Joshua (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The arrival of a newborn girl causes the gradual disintegration of the Cairn family; particularly for 9-year-old Joshua, an eccentric boy whose proper upbringing and refined tastes both take a sinister turn.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: boy, child as adult, family relations, psychopath, child abuse, baby, manipulations, manipulation, family problems, parents and children, rivalry, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Innocence and Desire (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man is temporarily home from a Seminary, but eventually falls in love with his father's young new wife.
Style: erotic, sex comedy
Plot: sexual desire, stepmother stepson relationship, family relations, mother-in-law, sex with stepmother, female masturbation, stepmother, taking a bath, sexual frustration, old woman, wedding, jealousy ...
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Bread and Tulips (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An endearing light comedy about a woman who spontaneously becomes a resident of Venice after her family left her begin. While enjoying the wonderful people she meets she achieves a new life and the first time independent of her family.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: flower shop, self discovery, friendship, love and romance, fall in love, family relations, housewife, romance, disorder, starting over, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, venice, rome italy
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The Troops Get Married (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Saint-Tropez police launch a major offensive against dangerous drivers. Marechal Cruchot (Louis de Funès) relishes the assignment, which he pursues with a manic zeal. Cruchot is after an offending driver, who turns out to be Josépha (Claude ...
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, nun, goofy hero, fall in love, boss and employee, disorder, workplace, nothing goes right, power relations, love and romance, law enforcement, gendarme ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, saint tropez, french riviera, cote d'azur, riviera
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Marriage... Greek Style (1964)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mina is dreaming of becoming a painter and Petros works in a company. They meet and fall in love during the carnival, but later lose contact. They meet again without recognizing each other and eventually get married. However they have no idea how ...
Plot: marriage, house, mother, married couple, mother-in-law, car accident, hellenic, family relations, marital problem, marital reconciliation, nerd, male female relationship ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens, athens greece, hellas
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Baby Bob (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Baby Bob is an American sitcom that aired on CBS as a midseason replacement in March 2002. The Baby Bob character had previously been on television since February 2000, appearing in commercials for While actual infants played Bob, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Plot: family relations, family life, baby, parents and children, child as adult, parenthood, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, in laws, family secret, father son relationship, wife husband relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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Bonus (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Pandelis is a garbageman who is anxiously waiting to retire and receive his well-earned superannuation payout. His wife and mother-in-law are also awaiting the super payout, but they have different ideas as to how the money should be spent. The ...
Plot: retirement, mother-in-law, wife, disappearance, middle aged man, prostitute, friendship, island, escape, journey, photo model, photographer ...
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Household Saints (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A chronicle of an eccentric Italian-American family in New York City in the 1950's and 60's. Young Teresa dreams of joing the convent, over the objections of her family.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching
Plot: catholic, pregnancy, dysfunctional family, suburbs, social differences, obsession, suburban life, siblings relations, eccentric family, human nature, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: new york, usa
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Summer of '67 (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on real life events, Summer of '67 brings to life the turbulent times of the sixties and the struggles faced by the men and women impacted by the Vietnam War. Young wife and mother Milly (Rachel Schrey) is forced to live with her ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: vietnam war, sister, mother-in-law, military service, sister sister relationship, vintage car, love, faith, church, hippie, love story, wheelchair ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1967
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The Little House (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The Little House is a drama series based on the novel by Philippa Gregory. The drama follows the story of Ruth, who is married to career minded Patrick and is pushed towards the limits of her own sanity when she becomes entangled in the lives of ...
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: family relations, family problems, parents and children, family in crisis, dysfunctional character, countryside, dishonesty, mentally unstable, babies and infants, parent child relationship, in-laws, british ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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The Big City (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Life at home changes when a housewife from a middle-class, conservative family in Calcutta gets a job as a salesperson.
Style: contemplative, realistic, semi serious, sincere, humorous
Plot: working woman, money, lipstick, strong female presence, satire, job seeking, couples, city life, urban, down on your luck, battle of the sexes, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: india, asia, kolkata
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Die! Die! My Darling! (1965)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is terrorized by her fiance's demented mother who blames her for her son's death.
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, serious ...
Plot: village, woman in danger, insanity, confinement indoors, psychopath, graphic violence, kidnapping, captivity, mentally unstable, crimes, danger, dealing with death ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
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Too Afraid of Life or Splat (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Cuba
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A superstitious middle-aged woman falls in love with a taxi driver, while trying to learn the identity of the unseen person tossing eggs at her.
Plot: taxi driver, newlywed, satire, mother-in-law, mother in law, egg
Place: cuba
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My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, romantic, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, wedding, culture clash, mother daughter relationship, greek, wedding preparations and rituals, parent child relationship, social awkwardness, parents and children, prejudice, unlikely couple, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, greece, san francisco
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Momzillas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Maricel Soriano and Eugene Domingo co-star with Billy Crawford and Andi Eigenmann as lovers set to get married. However, theres one stumbling block: Their mothers (that is, Maricel and Eugene) are against it. The two moms are revealed to be mortal ...
Plot: mother-in-law, shipwreck, island, yacht, lion, storm, romantic rivalry, friendship, wedding, kidnapping, fruit, flashback ...
Place: the philippines
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Herbstmilch (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: world war two, romance, mother-in-law, family, peasant, death of mother, survival, love, harvest, village life, countryside, field ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: bavaria, southern germany
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The Ref (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Caroline and Lloyd are a married couple constantly at each other's throats, masters at crafting acid-tongued barbs at the other's expense. Indeed, they are so obsessed with belittling each other that they never stop -- not even at ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: hostage, christmas, dysfunctional family, farce, holiday, robbery, thief, alcoholic, blackmail, dinner, christmas party, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: connecticut, usa
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