Cinema: Southern Mothers in the Movies
Compiled by Whitney Long
“God could not be everywhere and therefore he made mothers.” Ruyard Kipling
Loving, compassionate, faithful, selfless, kind, caring, loyal, protective, generous, nurturing, strict, determined, fair, strong… the list could go on and on.
We gathered a list of movies that depict the best (and in some cases the worst) of southern mothers.
Something to Talk About
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
The Blind Side
Sweet Home Alabama
Where the Heart Is
Fried Green Tomatoes
Driving Miss Daisy
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(all images and dvd’s found on www.amazon.com)