17 Favorite Movies That Celebrated Single Moms (PHOTOS)

Rebecca Deczynski | Nov 18, 2015 Movies

Single moms are often depicted as barely getting by, struggling to work multiple jobs and take care of their kids at the same time. While single moms are most certainly hardworking, they deserve to be depicted in a positive light for they're doing the work of not one, but two, parents! 

Thankfully there are a few movies that have gone above and beyond as far as showing single moms in a positive light. These 17 films show single moms seriously doing their best — and we really love them for it.


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