Mama Movie! Quiz

How much do you know about the myriad moms who've graced the silver screen? Take our quiz.

Quiz

How much do you know about the myriad moms who've graced the silver screen? Take our quiz.

1. In Only the Lonely, John Candy and Ally Sheedy play sweet, shy people who are drawn togther -- but John Candy's overbearing mother is determined to separate them. She is played by:

  • Maureen O'Hara.
  • Anne Bancroft.
  • Phyllis Diller.

2. In which classic horror movie does the surprise ending reveal that the killer is someone's mother?

  • Serial Mom.
  • Psycho.
  • Friday the 13th.

3. In which movie do an estranged mother and daughter reconcile when the daughter returns home to take care of her dying mother?

  • Stepmom.
  • One True Thing.
  • Terms of Endearment.

4. Which actress won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in 1989 for her role as a mother who holds her family together and takes care of her disabled son?

  • Brenda Fricker.
  • Brenda Blethyn.
  • Brenda Walsh.

5. Which 1996 movie starred Barbra Streisand as a shy woman whose overbearing mother controls her life?

  • Yentl.
  • Funny Girl.
  • The Mirror Has Two Faces.

Your Results:

1. In Only the Lonely, John Candy and Ally Sheedy play sweet, shy people who are drawn togther -- but John Candy's overbearing mother is determined to separate them. She is played by:
Maureen O'Hara.

2. In which classic horror movie does the surprise ending reveal that the killer is someone's mother?
Friday the 13th.

3. In which movie do an estranged mother and daughter reconcile when the daughter returns home to take care of her dying mother?
One True Thing.

4. Which actress won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in 1989 for her role as a mother who holds her family together and takes care of her disabled son?
Brenda Fricker.

5. Which 1996 movie starred Barbra Streisand as a shy woman whose overbearing mother controls her life?
The Mirror Has Two Faces.

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