Most Popular "Missing Mother" Titles
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1. The Impossible (2012)
PG-13 | 114 min | Drama, Thriller
The story of a tourist family in Thailand caught in the destruction and chaotic aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.
Votes: 162,591 | Gross: $19.02M
2. Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
PG-13 | 93 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Faced with both her hot-tempered father's fading health and melting ice-caps that flood her ramshackle bayou community and unleash ancient aurochs, six-year-old Hushpuppy must learn the ways of courage and love.
Votes: 74,325 | Gross: $12.80M
3. The Burning Plain (2008)
R | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
A drama with a two-tiered storyline concerning a mother and daughter who try to form a bond after the young woman's difficult childhood.
Votes: 16,518 | Gross: $0.20M
4. The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976)
PG | 91 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
13-year-old Rynn Jacobs lives alone in a high-class Quebec small town, but unknown to the neighbors, she is leading a secret and dangerous life.
6. James White (2015)
R | 85 min | Drama
James, a twenty-something New Yorker, struggles to take control of his self-destructive behavior in the face of momentous family challenges.
Votes: 4,125 | Gross: $0.09M
7. Fai bei sogni (2016)
131 min | Drama, Romance
Massimo's idyllic childhood is shattered by the death of his mother. Years later, he is forced to relive his traumatic past and compassionate doctor Elisa could help him open up and confront his childhood wounds.
9. The Unwanted (2014)
95 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
In this Southern Gothic retelling of Sheridan Le Fanu's vampire story 'Carmilla,' a young drifter (Christen Orr) arrives in a rural town seeking the whereabouts of the mother she never knew... See full summary »
13. Misty (1976)
100 min | Drama
Misty arrives in a small town to look for her mother who abandoned her 22 years ago. She stays with a bisexual artist and her friends and models for her. Meanwhile, a Christian woman with a secret tries to save her perverted niece.
14. Why Would I Lie? (1980)
PG | 105 min | Comedy, Drama
Cletus is a compulsive liar. He prefers the term 'fabrication' to lie though. When Cletus becomes a social worker he's assigned the case of a boy called Jorge (with a 'J') who was taken ... See full summary »
Votes: 193 | Gross: $1.18M
15. The Hanging Garden (1997)
R | 91 min | Drama, Romance
William, a once obese and depressed adolescent, is able to move past his teenage years when he moves to the city and comes out as being gay. When he returns home though, he can't cope with his memories.
Votes: 2,645 | Gross: $0.93M
16. Arangsaddojeon (2012– )
Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Lee Eun Oh, a noble's son, arrives at a small village in search of his missing mother. There, Arang, the ghost of a young woman that lost her memories of her past life, asks him to help her to figure out her identity and how she died.
18. Les anges gardiens (1995)
G | 110 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
Gerard Depardieu plays a sleazy Paris nightclub owner and ex-detective who flies to Hong Kong to rescue the young son of a friend murdered by the Chinese mob. He leaves the boy in the hands... See full summary »
19. Les géants (2011)
84 min | Adventure, Drama
Brothers Seth and Zak, fifteen and thirteen & 3/4 years old, are spending the summer in their deceased grandfather's house, waiting in vain for their mother, who is otherwise busy, and ... See full summary »
20. Was bleibt (I) (2012)
85 min | Drama
Marko is in his mid-thirties, has just published his first book, and has been living in Berlin since his university days - far enough away from his parents Gitte and Günter whose bourgeois ... See full summary »
25. Come Home Raquel (2011)
97 min | Drama
Raquel, a 13 year old living in Queens, NY, struggles to make sense of her life after the deportation of her parents. Things quickly change upon the arrival of a new teacher and the return ... See full summary »
26. Un étrange voyage (1981)
95 min | Drama
A man walks a length of railroad track, looking for his elderly mother whom he believes fell from the train at some point. He brings his daughter along.
27. Le petit roi (1933)
In an imaginary country ,Michel VIII is still a child but he is to reign when his time comes.Revolution threatens and the young monarch's entourage lies to him and even tries to get rid of him.
28. Nie zi (1986)
102 min | Drama, Romance
Ah-Ching, a young student gets cast off by his parents because he is gay. In a public park in Taipei he finds a group of other young gays and joins them to live in the house of a ... See full summary »
31. Cho Supercar Gattiger (1977–1978)
22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Five race car drivers must use their special vehicles that can be joined to create the Gattiger, a 300 mph unstoppable solar-powered vehicle, to stop the Demon Empire, a crime syndicate that wants the Gattiger.
Supernatural (2005– )
TV-14 | 42 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Castiel tries to reconnect Claire with her mother who went missing, and calls Sam and Dean for help with the case.
The Incredible Hulk (1978–1982)
TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
David 'Barnes' meets Joleen, a 16 year old genius who has escaped from an institute where she was being tested to find her mother.
Unsolved Mysteries (1987–2010)
TV-PG | Documentary, Crime, Drama
Reports of an 1986 prison escapee still at large; The murder of a 4 year old Philadelphia child; A Nebraska mother who disappeared around Christmas 1987; A businesswoman vanishes with investor's money.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery
Geordi is distracted by the news of the possible loss of his mother while he uses a new remote probe technology to search for a downed spacecraft.
Crime Stories (1998– )
The Butcher of St. Eustache
46 min | Documentary
Near Montreal, a husband comes home from work and finds his wife bound, gagged and shot in the head. There is no evidence of sexual assault or theft and police are left without a lead to go... See full summary »
The Simpsons (1989– )
The Fight Before Christmas
TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Comedy
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Springfield, but while Marge gets in the holiday spirit, it's bah humbug for the rest of the family. Disappointed that she is alone spreading ... See full summary »
Crime Stories (1998– )
The Missing Mom
Stephen Grant reported his wife, Tara Lynn Grant, missing five days after he said she left their house in an unidentified black car. Macomb County Sheriff in Michigan focused on the mystery... See full summary »
Wagon Train (1957–1965)
The Molly Kincaid Story
75 min | Western
Having just left St. Joseph Hale tells everyone there are no Indians when in fact two escaped Comanche captives steal two horses and show up at the wagon trains first stop. The female wants to kill a man there - her cowardly husband.