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5 movie moms that remind you of your own Mom

Mother’s Day is coming upon us, a great day to celebrate the awesomeness of moms. Here is a list of five moms from the movies that celebrate the awesomeness of moms and remind us a little bit ofour own Moms.
Curtis Linnell, Deseret News Modified: May 7, 2014 at 11:22 am •  Published: May 8, 2014
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MOM'S HOUSE Mother’s Day is coming upon us, a great day to celebrate the awesomeness of moms. Here is a list of five moms from the movies that celebrate the awesomeness of moms and remind us a little bit ofour own Moms.

Leigh Anne Tuohy (Sandra Bullock) - “The Blind Side

“The Blind Side” is based upon a true story of a rich family that takes in a big football player Michael Oher from the projects and adopt him. Sandra Bullock was so convincing in this role that she won the Academy Award for best actress.

Leigh Anne is a true southern belle but is also a spitfire. She loves her kids, including Michael, and wants nothing but the best for them. She will go to any lengths to protect them and give them the tools they need to succeed in life. Sounds like most moms I know.

Kate McCallister (Catherine O’Hara) from “Home Alone

Some of you might be thinking why would a mom who forgot her own son when going on vacation, twice, be on this list? Well, sometimes moms lives are hectic and an over sight can happen, especially during the holidays. It's not like she did it on purpose.

Kate spends the rest of the movie after her little mishap trying to make it home to her son Kevin. She even has to ride in a rental truck with a polka band to get back to her son. Kate McCallister shows us that moms sometimes make mistakes but they also will do anything in their power to correct them.

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