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Serial Mom

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Original title
Serial Mom
Year
Running time
97 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
John Waters
Music
Basil Poledouris
Cinematography
Robert M. Stevens
Cast
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Producer
Savoy Pictures
Genre
Comedy | Black Comedy. Family Relationships. Crime. Independent Film (US). Serial Killers
Synopsis / Plot
In John Waters' black comedy, Beverly (Kathleen Turner) certainly seems to have found the perfect balance in her life. Juggling the needs of her family with her own, she manages to keep it all moving like a well oiled machine, whether it's sending Dad, Eugene (Sam Waterston) off to work at his private dental practice, or lending a sympathetic ear to the teenage problems of her children, Misty (Ricki Lake) and Chip (Matthew Lillard). In short, Beverly Sutpin is a supermom. When Chip's teacher mysteriously disappears after recommending therapy for Chip's unhealthy fondness of gore films, Misty's new boyfriend winds up brutally murdered after standing her up and one of dad's patients forgets to floss and pays the ultimate price. Some begin to wonder if mom isn't all she's cracked up to be!
Awards
1994: Cannes Film Festival: Official selection (Out of competition)
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