Mother’s Day 2019


Mother’s Day is this Sunday!
A day to celebrate mothers and mother figures and the important role they play in our lives.
From films about mothers to films for mothers, there’s comedies, dramas, thrillers and more! – You’re sure to find something mum loves at the library this Mother’s Day.
We’ve put together a few titles to help get you started…

mammamiaAfter the release of the smash-hit sequel, who can go past Mamma Mia! (2008) and Mamma Mia!: Here We Go Again (2018) for a fun and heartwarming Mother’s Day double-feature. Escape to a Greek island, sing along to the songs of ABBA and re-live the magical story of Sophie and her mother, Donna.

badmomsEvery over-worked and under-appreciated mum has a breaking point and now these good moms are about to turn bad. Looking to get a bit more wild this Mother’s Day? Bad Moms (2016) and Bad Moms 2 (2017) are the all-star comedy romps that are sure to entertain.


With an honest exploration into the struggles of motherhood, from the creators of Juno, is Tully (2018). When Marlo gives birth to her third baby her wealthy brother hires a nighttime nanny named Tully to help his sister handle the workload. Hesitant at first, Marlo soon learns to appreciate all that Tully does – forming a special bond with her new, lifesaving friend.


Want something to entertain the whole family? Look no further than Incredibles 2 (2018)! Fourteen years after the original smash-hit animated feature, this sequel puts Helen in the spotlight, leaving Bob at home to look after the children and navigate the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life. But when a new villain hatches a brilliant and dangerous plot, the family must find a way to work together again – which is easier said than done, even when they’re all Incredible.


If you’re after something deeply emotional, Room (2015) is based on the 2010 novel of the same name and tells the story of a woman and her young son who finally gain their freedom – after being held captive for 7 years in an enclosed space – allowing the boy to experience the outside world for the first time.


Prefer to spend Mother’s Day reading? RomanceBookCloud is an online collection of romance ebooks of all genres available 24/7 with your library card. Check out your local library and see if it’s available and then read to your heart’s content!