1. Dumplin' (2018)

Netflix film stars Jennifer Aniston as Rosie, an ex-beauty queen mom neglecting her daughter, Will, causing strained relations and resentment.

2. Black Swan (2010)

Black Swan introduces Nina Sayer: an up-and-coming ballerina who’s been raised by a bitter, perfection-demanding single mother named Erica.

3. August: Osage County (2013)

Tragedy reunites three daughters with their diagnosed cancer-stricken, narcissistic mother Violet Weston (played by Meryl Streep).

4. Lady Bird (2017)

This movie describes the tumultuous relationship between a high school senior and her strong-willed mother.

5. I, Tonya (2017)

The movie is an excellent portrayal of Tonya Harding's chaotic life which unfolds the vicious cycle of maternal cruelty and a brutal upbringing.

6. Mommie Dearest (1981)

One of the classic movies about toxic mothers that captures a toxic mother-daughter relationship, with detailed accounts of psychotic rages, and obsessive-compulsive tendencies


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