• Serial Mom (1994)

Serial Mom

Release Date: May 15th, 1994

DVD Release Date: July 13th, 1999

R |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

A seemingly perfect wife and mother (Kathleen Turner) from Baltimore gains celebrity status as a serial killer.

Cast: Kathleen Turner, Sam Waterston, Ricki Lake, Matthew Lillard, Mary Jo Catlett, Justin Whalin, Patricia Dunnock, Mink Stole

Director: John Waters

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Polar Entertainment Corporation

Distributors: Home Box Office Home Video, BMG Video

Keywords: House, Amusing, Mother, Daughter, Rivalry, Cheeky, Revenge, School, Police officer, Hilarious, 1990s, Husband, Temptation, Son, Car

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    It's a very funny movie, perfectly paced. [15 Apr 1994, p.C1]

  • 88
    Susan WloszczynaUSA Today

    With Serial Mom, the renegade director/writer kicks the nation smack in its collective groin, marvelously mocking the oh-so-current mania over crime figures and tabloid scandals. [13 Apr 1994, p.1D]

  • 88
    Rene RodriguezMiami Herald

    Serial Mom is one of the most consistently funny films in years, moving from one hilarious set piece to another just when you're sure it has nowhere left to go. [15 Apr 1994, p.G5]

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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