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PG-13| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
FBI agent Malcolm Turner is tough, smart and a master of disguise. There's nothing he can't handle. So Malcolm, taking on his most challenging "role" ever, decides to impersonate the cantankerous Southern granny Big Momma. Using a few tricks of disguise, he completely transforms himself into Big Momma, even taking on the corpulent septuagenarian's everyday routine - from cooking soul food to delivering babies to "testifying" at the local church.

Cast: Martin Lawrence , Nia Long , Paul Giamatti , Anthony Anderson , Ella Mitchell , Jascha Washington , Carl Wright , Phyllis Applegate

Director: Raja Gosnell

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Big Momma's House (2000)

Release Date: June 2nd, 2000|1 hr. 38 min.

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  • 50
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    How special. show more

  • 75
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    When all's said and done, it turns out to be quite sweet-natured. OK. I laughed. So sue me. show more

  • 63
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    There's something about a plus-size floral housedress that brings out the best in many male comics, and Lawrence is no exception. show more

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