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Ma (2019)

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A lonely woman befriends a group of teenagers and decides to let them party at her house. Just when the kids think their luck couldn't get any better, things start happening that make them question the intention of their host.

Director:

Tate Taylor

Writer:

Scotty Landes
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Octavia Spencer ... Sue Ann
Diana Silvers ... Maggie
Juliette Lewis ... Erica
McKaley Miller ... Haley
Corey Fogelmanis ... Andy
Gianni Paolo ... Chaz
Dante Brown ... Darrell
Tanyell Waivers ... Genie
Dominic Burgess ... Stu
Heather Marie Pate ... Ashley
Tate Taylor ... Officer Grainger
Luke Evans ... Ben
Margaret Fegan ... Stephanie
Missi Pyle ... Mercedes
Allison Janney ... Doctor Brooks

Oh 'Ma' God: Octavia Spencer's Killer O.M.G. Moments

From torture to face stitching: Ma has it all! Octavia Spencer, her co-stars, and director Tate Taylor break down how they translated the script's shocking moments to the screen.

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Storyline

In this new psychological horror-thriller from Tate Taylor and Blumhouse, a lonely woman befriends a group of teenagers and decides to let them party at her house. Just when the kids think their luck couldn't get any better, things start happening that make them question the intention of their crazy host.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violent/disturbing material, language throughout, sexual content, and for teen drug and alcohol use | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The 3-legged dog that "Ma" walks in front of the liquor store is owned by a veterinarian that works at the clinic where all the interior vet clinic scenes were filmed. See more »

Goofs

When Ma and Ben are sitting in the bar, the whiskey and diet Coke appear out of nowhere on their table. See more »

Quotes

Sue Ann: [mowing down Mercedes] FUCKING CUNT
Sue Ann: [muttering as she walks away from Erica] I got rid of Mercedes for you... ungrateful bitch
Sue Ann: [sewing up Ashley's mouth] This ought shut you up
Sue Ann: [to Erica] I thought we had a connection
Sue Ann: [from the trailer] Some people just fit right in
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Funkytown
Performed by Lipps Inc. (as Lipps, Inc.)
Written by Steven Greenberg (as Steve Greenberg)
Courtesy of Island Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Dont believe the hype
31 May 2019 | by hms-63045See all my reviews

I expected so much more. Octavia Spencer did a great job , but she didn't have much of a script to go by. Predictable and you've already seen all the best parts. All in all a let down.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

31 May 2019 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$18,099,805, 2 June 2019

Gross USA:

$45,896,028

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$61,105,744
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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