6.4/10
3,170
11 user 63 critic

Ma ma (2015)

Trailer
2:04 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Prime Video

In the aftermath of a tragedy a woman, Magda, reacts with a surge of newfound life that engulfs her circle of family and friends.

Director:

Julio Medem

Writer:

Julio Medem
4 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Chaotic Ana (2007)
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A countdown, 10, 9, 8, 7... until 0, like in hypnosis, through which Ana proves that she does not live alone.

Director: Julio Medem
Stars: Manuela Vellés, Charlotte Rampling, Bebe
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Nearly twenty years after the events of "The Girl of Your Dreams", in the 1950s, Macarena Granada, who has become a Hollywood star, returns to Spain to film a blockbuster about Queen Isabella I of Castile.

Director: Fernando Trueba
Stars: Penélope Cruz, Antonio Resines, Neus Asensi
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Jota is about to commit suicide. As he fighting against himself, trying to jump off a bridge, a girl riding a motorcycle falls off the bridge. He runs to help her, and goes with her to the ... See full summary »

Director: Julio Medem
Stars: Emma Suárez, Nancho Novo, María Barranco
Twice Born (2012)
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A mother brings her teenage son to Sarajevo, where his father died in the Bosnian conflict years ago.

Director: Sergio Castellitto
Stars: Penélope Cruz, Emile Hirsch, Adnan Haskovic
Kalebegiak (2016)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Directors: Koldo Almandoz, Asier Altuna, and 13 more credits »
Stars: Marta Etura, Bárbara Goenaga, Miren Ibarguren
Tierra (1996)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

When Angel gots a extremely mental hospital has to improve on earth, only she hasn't find a better job to do it.

Director: Julio Medem
Stars: Carmelo Gómez, Emma Suárez, Karra Elejalde
Volver I (2006)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

After her death, a mother returns to her home town in order to fix the situations she couldn't resolve during her life.

Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Stars: Penélope Cruz, Carmen Maura, Lola Dueñas
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Penélope Cruz ... Magda
Luis Tosar ... Arturo
Asier Etxeandia ... Julián
Teo Planell Teo Planell ... Dani
Alex Brendemühl ... Raúl
Anna Jiménez Anna Jiménez ... Natasha
Elena Carranza Elena Carranza ... Presentadora de Televisión
Nico de Vicente Nico de Vicente ... Presentador de Televisión (as Nicolás De Vicente)
Silvia Abascal ... Enfermera Quimioterapia
Miguel Mota Miguel Mota ... Médico UCI
Virginia Ávila Virginia Ávila ... Enfermera UCI
Javier Martos Javier Martos ... Enfermero Mayor
Anabel Maurín Anabel Maurín ... Radióloga
Samuel Viyuela Samuel Viyuela ... Enfermero Joven
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jonathan Guttmann Jonathan Guttmann ... Waiter
Edit

Storyline

In the aftermath of a tragedy a woman, Magda, reacts with a surge of newfound life that engulfs her circle of family and friends.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some nudity and brief sexual references | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

Spain | France

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

11 September 2015 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Mama See more »

Filming Locations:

Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain See more »

Edit

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,466, 22 May 2016, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$46,476, 19 June 2016
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Julio Medem wrote the screenplay eight years prior to the making of the film. It was when Penélope Cruz approached him with the idea of working together that he sent her the story. See more »

Quotes

Dani: What's wrong? Are you sick?
Magda: I've got breast cancer.
See more »

Connections

Features El Cid (1961) See more »

Soundtracks

Siberia
(uncredited)
by Alberto Iglesias
© 2015 Quartet Records under exclusive license from AI Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A monstreous story
21 March 2018 | by harrihuttunenSee all my reviews

I'm sure Sigmund Freund would have liked this story: Mothers and wives die one by one to give room for a new 'perfect' family. And what is the newborn Nastasja ? The one needed to give birth for the next round.


1 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 11 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed