She's not a regular mom, she's a COOL MOM! She's not your typical housewife but she sure knew when to give her daughter freedom and when to give her attention.
Leigh, played beautifully by Sandra Bullock, is actually a real person who adopted a homeless black teen and helped him realize his potential as a student and a football player. Leigh stuck by his side through thick and thin and never let anyone take away his dreams.
This is one badass mom you don't want to mess with. Ms. Altman does everything to protect her daughter from a bunch of burglers. She's strong, smart and determined.
We love when single moms find love in the end! Although this is Tom Cruise's movie, Renee Zellweger was a total scene-stealer as the cute and charismatic young mother.
Lauren scores major mom points for taking her kids on a spur-of-the-moment trip to Africa. Um, can we come too?
All Holly cared about was expanding her career until fate made her the guardian of an orphaned baby. Then, she learns how hard it is to put someone else's needs before hers, but in the end discovers it's the most gratifying gift of all.
Jane is a bit of a mess when it comes to men. But she has a gorgeous mansion, a thriving business and her children turned out to be successful adults. If there's one thing she got right, it's raising her kids with lots of love.
From an early age, Mrs. Gump affirmed her son that he could do anything he set his mind to. All that support made Forrest achieve even his wildest dreams.
Is there any other movie that can made us cry harder than Stepmom? Jackie (the real mom) and Isabel (the Stepmom) are two different women with different parenting styles, but in the end, the one thing they can both agree on is the health, safety and happiness of their kids.
Now this is a motherhood movie for the ages! Yes, Aurora is suffocating and overbearing and spiteful throughout most of the movie but in the end proves her loyalty to her daughter in the most touching way.
It may not be Mother's Day just yet, but we still like to commend the warm-hearted, hard-working moms in movie history. Two films which air this weekend (Blended and Life as We Know It) feature loyal and supportive moms. They may not always have it all together, but they never give up on their kids. Here are our favourite moms in movie history.