Mother son relationship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mother son relationship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, realistic, tense, serious, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with mother son relationship, family relations, parents and children, teenager, coming of age, friendship, sex scene, teenage boy, youth and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mother son relationship: My Mother (2004), Savage Grace (2007), Lemonade (2018), Lethal Seduction (2015), Adore (2013), Murmur of the Heart (1971), My Son (2006), We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), Miss Kicki (2009), Cerebrum (2019).

List of mother son relationship movies

 5.0
 7K
My Mother (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal, Austria, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on George Bataille's posthumous and controversial novel: When his father dies, a young man is introduced by his attractive, amoral mother to a world of hedonism and depravity.
Style: disturbing, sexy, sexual, erotic, psychological ...
Plot: mother son incest, mother son relationship, depravity, incest, nude beach, dominatrix, sexual promiscuity, sexual relations, femdom, lust, penetration, older woman younger man sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canary islands, europe, france, spain, nice france
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 5.7
 11K
Savage Grace (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This examination of a famous scandal from the 1970s explores the relationship between Barbara Baekeland and her only son, Antony. Barbara, a lonely social climber unhappily married to the wealthy but remote plastics heir Brooks Baekeland, dotes on ...
Style: disturbing, sexy, emotional, talky, intense ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, mother son relationship, gay, adultery, murder, older woman younger man, sexual relations, dysfunctional family, socialite, son, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 50s, 60s, 20th century ...
Place: europe, london, new york, spain, england ...
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 6.7
 1K
Lemonade (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Canada, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While working in the US on a temporary visa as a caretaker, Mara, a 30 year-old single mother from Romania, marries Daniel, an American. After the arrival of her son Dragos, everything seems to have fallen perfectly into place. When the process of ...
Style: suspense, sentimental, rough, psychological, tense
Plot: mother son relationship, green card, abuse of power, marriage, culture clash, society, escapades, dishonesty, life is a bitch, family relations, love, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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Lethal Seduction (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: High School senior Mark Richards has never minded his overprotective widowed mother,Tanya, and is a good son to her as he prepares to go off to Princeton in the fall. However, when he comes under the sexual spell of the rapacious, manipulative older ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, mother son relationship, older woman younger man, age difference, obsession, violence, teenager, widow, capture, stalker, teenage boy, manipulative woman ...
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 6.2
 35K
Adore (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lil and Roz are two lifelong friends, having grown up together as neighbors in an idyllic beach town. As adults, their sons have developed a friendship as strong as that which binds their mothers. One summer, all four are confronted by simmering ...
Style: sexy, emotional, erotic, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: forbidden love, older woman younger man relationship, infidelity, older woman younger man sex, mother son relationship, love affair, lust, sexual relations, sexual tension, adultery, fall in love, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
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Murmur of the Heart (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the end of the first Indochina War, an open-minded teenage boy finds himself between the urge to discover love and the ever-present, dominating affection of his mother.
Style: sexy, disturbing, touching, sentimental, sexual ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: incest, mother son incest, mother son relationship, oedipus complex, coming of age, sexual initiation, older woman teenage boy relationship, family relations, love, sex, teenage life, self discovery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, 70s
Place: france, tokyo, europe, paris france, indochina
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 6.7
 800
My Son (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Julien and his mum care for each other very much. But Julien has committed a deadly sin: he is growing into a teenager! Worse, he has found himself a girlfriend of his age. "Mummy" is not going to tolerate such an ignominy. Julien is HER ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, tense, gloomy
Plot: incestuous desire, puberty, mother son relationship, psychological abuse, teenage boy, domineering mother, family relations, dysfunctional family, teenage life, parents and children, suburban life, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.
Style: disturbing, psychological, depressing, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: psychopath, evil child, mother son relationship, school shooting, depression, sociopath, guilt, mental illness, antisocial behavior, prison visit, family problems, mass murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: connecticut, usa, new york
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 6.5
 700
Miss Kicki (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Taiwan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kicki has after several years abroad returned to Sweden. Her 17-year old son has been brought up by his grandmother and has a very distant relationship to his mother. In an effort to get reacquainted Kicki invites her son to join her on vacation in ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: mother son reunion, family relations, gay, love, lgbt, friendship, travel, teenage boy, romantic friendship, loneliness, estranged mother, businessman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, taipei, asia
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 7.4
 109
Cerebrum (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: -Henri Lacombe is a psychiatrist at the National Institute of Mental Health where he has just been promoted to director. Day after day, Henri's mission is to soothe the suffering of his patients. He is the spouse of Anne Beaulieu, a consultant ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, sincere
Plot: mother son relationship, husband wife relationship, psychiatrist, couple relations, parents and children, life philosophy, rescue, family relations, society, family, psychologist, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
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 8.0
 57K
Mommy (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A peculiar neighbor offers hope to a recent widow who is struggling to raise a teenager who is unpredictable and, sometimes, violent.
Style: melancholic, emotional, psychological, touching, depressing ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: oedipus complex, dysfunctional family, incest overtones, single mother, mentally unstable, mother son relationship, teenage boy, violence, juvenile delinquent, family relations, arson, caught masturbating ...
Time: near future, year 2015, 2010s, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: quebec, canada, montreal
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Dating My Mother (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dating My Mother explores the intimate and sometimes tumultuous relationship between a single mother and her gay son as they navigate the dizzying world of online dating.
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, humorous, funny ...
Plot: gay, online dating, mother son relationship, gay subtext, gay son, relationships, family relations, mother and son, single mother, single parent, humour, parents and children ...
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 7.1
 5K
Teddy Bear (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The 38-year-old bodybuilder Dennis would really like to find true love. He has never had a girlfriend and lives alone with his mother in a suburb of Copenhagen. When his uncle marries a girl from Thailand, Dennis decides to try his own luck on a ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, captivating, serious
Plot: mother son relationship, bodybuilder, looking for love, love and romance, living with parents, bodybuilding, vacation, family disapproval, family relations, bear, fitness, girlfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, denmark, asia
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Love Strange Love (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Man remembers 48 crucial hours in his life when, as a teenager, he visited his mother, the favorite woman of an important politician, in a bordello owned by her, right before some important political changes in Brazil, in 1937. In those hours, he ...
Style: erotic, suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: mother son incest, incest, male nudity, sex with a minor, sex, older woman teenage boy sex, sex with mother, voyeur, puberty, boy, prostitute mother, corrupt politician ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937, 70s, year 1982
Place: brazil
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 5.8
 815
Ville-Marie (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Celebrated European actor Sophie Bernard is in Montreal shooting a movie, and she's taking the opportunity to visit her son Thomas in the hope of bridging the rift that's grown between them. But Thomas has his own agenda for their time ...
Style: sexy, psychological, touching, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, motherhood, heart condition, estrangement, post traumatic stress disorder, gay interest, mother son relationship, family relations, romance, love and romance, youth, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, montreal
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The Winter Lake (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Holly’s dark secret is accidentally uncovered by her new emotionally unstable neighbor Tom, they are pulled into a violent confrontation with her father, who will do anything to keep the secret hidden.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: incest, neighbor, troubled teen, mother son relationship, secret, social problems, family secret, neighbor neighbor relationship, single mother, relationship problems, mystery, dark secret ...
Place: ireland
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 6.9
 6K
The Student (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Veniamin, a teenager in the midst of a mystical crisis, has his mother, schoolmates and entire high school turned upside down by his questions. - Can girls go to their swimming classes in bikinis? - Does sex education have a place in school? - ...
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, complex
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: religion, teacher, violence, school, student, bible, religious fundamentalist, religious fundamentalism, faith, anger, mother son relationship, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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Love After Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A sixty-something mother and her two adult sons cope and move onward following the death of their larger-than-life father/husband.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: husband wife relationship, middle aged woman, mother son relationship, humiliation, death of father, brother brother relationship, writers, family relations, marriage, dancer, sex scene, womanizer ...
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The Boy Next Door (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A recently cheated on married woman falls for a younger man who has moved in next door, but their torrid affair soon takes a dangerous turn.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, psychological, tense, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, older woman younger man relationship, fatal attraction, dangerous attraction, obsessive love, woman in danger, stalking, psychopath, seduction, stalker, blackmail, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 8.1
 415K
Room (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack is a young boy of 5 years old who has lived all his life in one room. He believes everything within it are the only real things in the world. But what will happen when his Ma suddenly tells him that there are other things outside of Room?
Style: sentimental, heartbreaking, emotional, suspense, touching ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, mother son relationship, escape, isolation, captive, child born of rape, rape, imprisonment, kidnapped, room, locked in a room, mother daughter relationship ...
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The Unspeakable Act (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 17-year-old Jackie is in distress as her older brother Matthew gets his first girlfriend and prepares for college. Though Matthew does not share her incestuous desire, Jackie fights the intrusion of reality on her idyllic childhood world
Style: captivating, psychological, thought provoking
Plot: incest, coming of age, incestuous desire, loneliness, brother sister relationship, single mother, teenager, jealousy, house party, mother daughter relationship, friendship, filmmaking ...
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The Next Skin (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A teenager who went missing and was presumed dead returns home after eight years to find a family deeply affected by his disappearance. Gradually, doubts arise about whether he really is the missing boy or an impostor.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, intellectual, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: crimes, gay, missing child, countryside, false identity, self mutilation, uncle nephew relationship, uncover truth, society, evidence, family relations, investigator ...
Time: 2010s
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 8.2
 106K
Bates Motel (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A "contemporary prequel" to the 1960 film Psycho, depicting the life of Norman Bates and his mother Norma prior to the events portrayed in Hitchcock's film, albeit in a different fictional town and in a modern setting. The series ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental disorder, serial killer, motel, obsession, family problems, dysfunctional family, incestuous desire, small town, mother son relationship, insanity, murder, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
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Significant Mother (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Budding Portland restaurateur Nate's world is turned upside-down when he returns home from a business trip to find his lothario best friend and roommate, Jimmy, dating his recently separated mother, Lydia. To make matters worse, Nate's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, family relations, friendship, couple relations, roommate, older woman younger man, unlikely couple, disorder, life turned upside down, parents and children, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, portland oregon
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The Whore's Son (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Luxembourg
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ozren is raised in Vienna by his mother Silvija, who works as a prostitute, and his aunt and uncle. The film shows the demimonde of Vienna in the early 1990ies and deals with Ozren's finding out that his mother is not a waitress (as he was ...
Style: serious, emotional, atmospheric, stylized, erotic ...
Plot: prostitute, coming of age, life is a bitch, lifestyle, uncover truth, family relations, family problems, youth, self discovery, parents and children, call girl, prostitution ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: austria, europe, vienna
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 7.9
 51K
Bloodline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dramatic thriller that explores the demons lurking beneath the surface of a contemporary American family. The Rayburns are hard-working pillars of their Florida Keys community. But when the black sheep son comes home for the 45th anniversary of ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, haunted by the past, siblings relations, sibling relationship, family life, homecoming, secret, wealthy family, dark secret, police detective, family business ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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The Magnificent Ambersons (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The spoiled rotten and utterly unlikable rich kid George Amberson becomes horrified when his recently widowed mother rekindles her relationship with the wealthy Eugene Morgan, who she left decades earlier in order to marry George's father. As ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, touching, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: family relations, mischievous children, downfall, family life, couples, family problems, romance, society, love and romance, social differences, human nature, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era, 20th century, 1890s
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 6.2
 41K
Prime (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A career driven professional from Manhattan is wooed by a young painter, who also happens to be the son of her psychoanalyst.
Style: sweet, melancholic, funny, light, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, unlikely couple, older woman younger man sex, artist, romance, relationships, mother son relationship, love, family relations, love story, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, paris france ...
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 7.1
 1K
Home (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The struggle between two generations and its thin line between trust, friendship and betrayal.
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, tense, erotic
Plot: mother son incest, sex scene, son murders mother, mother son relationship, teenage life, lie, teenage sexuality, coming of age, school, oedipus complex, erotica, school teacher ...
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Jeanne Dielman, 23 Commerce Quay, 1080 Brussels (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 202 min.
Story: A lonely widowed housewife does her daily chores, takes care of her apartment where she lives with her teenage son, and turns the occasional trick to make ends meet. Slowly, her ritualized daily routines begin to fall apart.
Style: serious, realistic, experimental, tense, sentimental ...
Plot: loneliness, widow, mother son relationship, single mother, housewife, chores, family relations, couples, life is a bitch, existential loneliness, sex worker, single parent ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, belgium, brussels, france
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