It’s Mother’s day Sunday and to celebrate the special lady that brought you into this world and put up with all your crap (and probably still does), why not let her choose a movie from Netflix. Here’s a couple of streaming movies that would be perfect flicks to watch with mom.
18. The Red Violin
A perfect red-colored violin inspires passion, making its way through three centuries over several owners and countries, eventually ending up at an auction where it may find a new owner.
17. Meet Bill
The comedy is about about a guy fed up with his job and married to a cheating wife reluctantly mentors a rebellious teen and stars Aaron Eckhart, some eye candy for your mom.
16. Charlie’s Angels Full Throttle
Girl power is everywhere in this movie as the Angels investigate a series of murders that occur after the theft of a witness protection profile database. Your mom will love the action and storyline and you’ll love the hot girls in it!
15. Madea’s Big Happy Family
Madea jumps into action when her niece, Shirley, receives distressing news about her health. It’s a great family movie filled with laughs and great family fun.
14. Top Gun
The classic may be a movie about fighter jet pilots but the romance and eye candy is something mom will appreciate.
The romantic comedy is filled with action as a woman’s idyllic life is upset when they discover their neighbors could be assassins who have been contracted to kill the couple.
12. The Seven Year Itch
Practically every mom loves old movies and those with Marilyn Monroe in it are even better! A so far faithful husband is tempted by a beautiful neighbor (Marilyn Monroe) so you can imagine how much self-control this guys has to have!
11. How to Steal a Million
Here’s an other oldie but goodie with Audrey Hepburn as she stars in the romantic comedy about a woman who must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father’s art forgeries, and the man who helps her.
10. No Strings Attached
The romantic comedy about a guy and girl who try to keep their relationship strictly physical will have mom laughing up a storm since it’s not long before they learn that they want something more.
9. Grease 2
If your mom loved Grease, she’ll love part 2 just as much. Michelle Pfeiffer is an English student at a 1960’s American high school has to prove himself to the leader of a girls’ gang whose members can only date greasers.
8. Ideal Husband
The touching story of an NFL player sidelined by a debilitating injury finds his marriage in jeopardy when his wife learns of a past discretion that causes her to question his character and will. A total chick flick mom will love.
A romantic drama that will have mom in tears of joy. In an attempt to save his marriage, A firefighter uses a 40-day experiment known as “The Love Dare.”
6. Revenge of the Bridesmaids
The ABC Family Original Movie will mom in laughs as two women plot revenge against the woman marrying their friend’s ex-boyfriend.
5. Why Did I get Married Too
The enduring story continues as four couples find themselves struggling to save their marriages once again on their annual marriage retreat, while each of them battle through financial, physical and more. An emotional tale your mom will appreciate.
4. From Prada to Nada
A rag to riches tale in pure chick flick form just in time for Mother’s Day! The Latina spin on Jane Austen’s “Sense and Sensibility,” is a perfect flick on mom’s special day.
3. Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Another timeless classic that will have mom giddy and stares Audrey Hepburn as the infamous Holly Golightly .
2. Dirty Dancing
Mom will love watching this 80s classic that will make her want to get up and dance after watching the romantic drama!
1. My Best Friend’s Wedding
Julia Roberts at her best equals a funny romantic comedy where she tries to ruin her best friend’s wedding because she suddenly realizes she’s in love with him!
Kristie Bertucci is an L.A.-based writer, who can't live without her MacBook Pro. When she's not writing, she's either reading or shopping (online, of course) and loves lazy days so she can catch up on her DVR-recorded shows and movies. She's definitely a Mac girl, she loves music and is currently on a mission to to have an insane and enviable iTunes library.