Working mom movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant working mom movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, captivating, feel good, touching and light films and TV shows about / with working mom, family relations, friendship, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, single mother, parents and children, husband wife relationship, family and mother son relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as working mom: Workin' Moms (2017), Bad Moms (2016), The Good Wife (2009), Trucker (2008), How to Steal a Dog (2014), Maggie Marvel (2011), Fun Mom Dinner (2017), Motherland (2016), All Summers End (2017), Love, Rosie (2014).

List of working mom movies

 7.7
 15K
Workin' Moms (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Four women juggle love, careers, and parenthood. They support, challenge, and try not to judge each other as life throws them curveballs. Whether it is an identity crisis, a huge job opportunity, postpartum depression, or an unplanned pregnancy – ...
Style: funny, humorous, captivating, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: working mom, motherhood, female nudity, parenthood, male female relationship, job, husband wife relationship, love, friendship, female protagonist, thirty something, sex talk ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 6.2
 123K
Bad Moms (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.
Style: buddy comedy, funny, entertaining, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: women, motherhood, family, female friendship, drunken woman, single mother, party, working mom, friendship, divorce, farce, infidelity ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
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 8.4
 74K
The Good Wife (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Good Wife is a legal drama starring Emmy Award winner Julianna Margulies as a wife and mother who boldly assumes full responsibility for her family and re-enters the workforce after her husband's very public sex and political corruption ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, clever ...
Plot: workplace situations, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, law firm, court, lawyers and clients, self discovery, legal, secret, lawyer, crumbling marriage, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 6.6
 3K
Trucker (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Loner Diane Ford (Michelle Monaghan) is a truck driver with an 11-year-old son, Peter (Jimmy Bennett), whom she never sees, and that's fine with her. But, when Peter's father, Len (Benjamin Bratt), falls ill, he asks Diane to take care of ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: truck, americana, truck driver, working mom, strong female presence, family relations, family problems, single parent, lifestyle, small town life, parents and children, independent woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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How to Steal a Dog (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family
Country: South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young girl lives in a van with her little brother & her mom. Tired of the embarrassing situation which was promised to be temporary, she decides to try to fix it all on her own. But how to get the money needed first? One day, the girl comes ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: homeless, dog, homelessness, heist, loss of pet, heist gone wrong, working mom, single mother, street kid, scheme, get rich quick scheme, scheming ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
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Maggie Marvel (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: About a single Mom who moonlights as a contract killer. Maggie Marvel must balance career and family, murder and math homework. She is pushed into this dangerous world... only to find out she is very good at it.
Style: light, entertaining, captivating
Plot: working mom, assassin, double life, single mother, female mercenary, dual identity, family relations, family, crimes, murderer, hitman, relationship vs career ...
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10 Things We Should Do Before We Break Up (2020)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After Abigail, a single mom of two, becomes pregnant following a one-night stand with Ben, the unlikely pair try to make a go of it.
Style: affectionate, sincere, melancholic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: single mother, working mom, pregnant woman, pregnancy, love affair, escapades, love and romance, bucket list, couple relations, romance, male female relationship, breakup ...
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Fun Mom Dinner (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Four women, whose kids attend the same preschool class, get together for a "fun mom dinner." When the night takes an unexpected turn, these unlikely new friends realize they have more in common than just marriage and motherhood.
Style: funny, captivating, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, friendship, working mom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, marriage, husband wife relationship, divorce, society, women, female friendship, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.9
 5K
Motherland (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Sitcom about navigating the trials and traumas of middle-class motherhood, looking at the competitive and unromantic side of parenting.
Style: funny, entertaining, not serious, feel good, light ...
Plot: motherhood, children, family life, mother, parents, working mom, husband wife relationship, fatherhood, parenthood, problem solving, parents and children, women ...
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All Summers End (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager tries to deal with his guilty conscience after his role in a prank that causes the death of his girlfriend's older brother.
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, rough, contemplative
Plot: young love, small town, death of brother, coming of age, confession, working mom, absent father, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, peer pressure, sex scene, petty theft ...
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 7.1
 137K
Love, Rosie (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Since the moment they met at age 5, Rosie and Alex have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side. A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity, and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different ...
Style: touching, sweet, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: best friends in love, love and romance, youth, male female friendship, love affair, true love, love story, couple relations, friends in love, friends, teen romance, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, england, usa, boston, canada
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My Life as McDull (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 75 min.
Story: McDull is not the brightest kid on the block, but he continuously tries to do his best to please his mother. Still it seems he may not be destined for great things like she wishes, but McDull strives to try anyway.
Style: captivating, humorous, surreal
Plot: working mom, single mother, working class family, family relations, friends, friendship, parents and children, surrealism, mother son relationship, olympics, mishap, animal that acts human ...
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Close to Home (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Close to Home is an American crime drama television series co-produced by Warner Bros. Television and Jerry Bruckheimer Television for CBS. While in pre-production the series was known as American Crime. It first aired from October 4, 2005 to May ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom drama, prosecutor, lawyers and clients, district attorney, boss and employee, dedicated lawyer, workplace, power relations, family relations, jury, legal, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
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Won't Back Down (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Two determined mothers­, one a teacher, look to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children
Style: uplifting, realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: fighting the system, school, human spirit, hopes, parents and children, teachers and students, changing lives, social relations, family relations, society, youth, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
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I Don't Know How She Does It (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids.
Style: witty, humorous, funny, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: relationship vs career, family life, workplace, ambition, workaholic, parents and children, workplace situations, lifestyle, best friends, gender, power relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, hawaii, new jersey ...
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Valentine's Kiss (2015)
Genre: Romance
Country: UK, Germany
TV show
Story: Valentine is the perfect wife and mother, until her husband announces he wants a divorce. Romantic drama.
Style: semi serious, captivating, disturbing, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: divorce, family relations, couple relations, life turned upside down, breakup, parents separation, couples, family problems, working mom, male female relationship, love affair, love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 5.8
 125
Hier is Lola! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A nine-year-old girl who has just moved with her parents to Hamburg, Germany, is desperate for finding a best friend.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: racial slur, single mother, friendship, family relations, parents and children, family, elementary school, youth, little girl, racism, rock star, working mom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, hamburg germany
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The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two sisters, their families, and sometimes complicated lives.
Style: realistic, compassionate, sincere, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: direction and purpose, family relations, ambition, rising to stardom, disorder, life turned upside down, sister sister relationship, aspiring writer, price of fame, parent child relationship, mother daughter relationship, working mom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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 5.2
 326
Brave Woman (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: A moving tale of courage and resilience in the struggle for freedom – this is the role that life has cast for headstrong Morena in Brave Woman. Raised in a poor neighborhood in the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, this tough and humble woman will ...
Style: touching, realistic, affectionate, semi serious
Plot: road not taken, pregnancy, friendship, family relations, working mom, love, soul mate, catastrophe, love affair, couple relations, true love, romance ...
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A Very Country Christmas (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jeanette Williams is a busy single parent, trying to make the best life for her and her daughter. With no time to follow current celebrity gossip, Jeanette is unaware of when a Country superstar returns to their small town to escape the intrusive ...
Style: romantic, humorous, entertaining, funny, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, mother daughter relationship, single mother, country singer, working mom, chance meeting, homecoming, fall in love, couples, love and romance, society, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
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Daughter of the Wolf (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ex-military specialist Clair Hamilton returns home from her tour in the Middle East due to her father's passing and to claim her inheritance. Her son is then kidnapped and held for ransom by a gang led by a mysterious figure known only as ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: strong female lead, abduction, kidnapped child, kidnapping, revenge, motherhood, ransom demand, mother love, parents and children, showdown, mother child separation, mother ...
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 4.3
 56K
LOL (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a world connected by YouTube, iTunes, and Facebook, Lola and her friends navigate the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship while dodging their sometimes overbearing and confused parents. When Lola's mom, Anne, ...
Style: romantic, light, feel good, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, mother daughter relationship, youth, best friends, love and romance, high school life, teen romance, happy ending, high school, friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, france, paris france
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My Mom is a Character: The Film (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After another spat with her kids, Dona Hermínia decides to take some time off from them and hides away in her aunt's house, where she reminisces about her kids in an age when they still needed her.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Plot: eccentric family, family life, family problems, disorder, siblings relations, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, family relations, humour, family, motherhood, parenthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
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Made in Dagenham (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, uplifting, factual ...
Plot: discrimination, working class, injustice, protest, gender, factory, workplace, fighting the system, idealism, revolution, hopes, rebelliousness ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1968, year 1966 ...
Place: england, europe, london, united kingdom, michigan ...
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 7.2
 44K
Conviction (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, disturbing, intense ...
Plot: false accusation, lawyer, injustice, legal action, fighting the system, court, legal, courtroom drama, hopes, convict, prison, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 80s, contemporary ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
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 6.0
 913
Rita Rocks (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Rita Rocks is a Lifetime original sitcom that ran from October 20, 2008 to December 7, 2009. It is the network's first original comedy in over a decade. The series debuted alongside re-runs of Reba as part of a new comedy hour for Tuesday ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, touching ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: follow your dream, friendship, music band, hopes, midlife crisis, artists and showbiz, rock band, female protagonist, family relations, dull life, friends, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
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The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history: not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred, but the owner's ...
Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, occult, ghost, funeral home, seance, curses spells and rituals, evil force, paranormal phenomena, hallucination, reverend, cancer, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1987
Place: connecticut, usa
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Were the World Mine (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: If you had a love-potion, who would you make fall madly in love with you? Timothy, prone to escaping his dismal high school reality through dazzling musical daydreams, gets to answer that question in a very real way. After his eccentric teacher ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric
Audience: teens
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay slur, daydreamer, youth, love and romance, gay student, high school, teenage love, gays and lesbians, gender, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.2
 17K
Baby Boom (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The life of super-yuppie J.C. is thrown into turmoil when she inherits a baby from a distant relative.
Style: sincere, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: babies and infants, single parent, baby, starting over, adoption, relationship problems, career woman, romance, family relations, love and romance, unlikely couple, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, vermont, usa, manhattan new york city
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: She has a loving family and best friends, laughs and cries from time to time... Madoka Kaname, an eighth grader of Mitakihara middle school, is one of those who lives such a life. One day, she had a very magical encounter. She doesn't know if ...
Style: stylized, dark fantasy, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, teenage girl, young heroes, school, magic, wizards and magicians, surrealism, desire, magical girl, friends, good versus evil, youth ...
Place: japan
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