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5 Best Movies About Being a Mom

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Mr. Mom

Mr. Mom himself, Michael Keaton in Westwood, Calif.
Mr. Mom himself, Michael Keaton in Westwood, Calif.
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My brain is like oatmeal. I yelled at Kenny today for coloring outside the lines! Megan and I are starting to watch the same TV shows, and I'm liking them! I'm losing it.

-- Jack Butler

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Who doesn't love a good role-reversal flick? It challenges stereotypes, shifts the paradigm and offers a new perspective on an old theme.

In the case of 1983's "Mr. Mom," that theme is motherhood -- in all its comedic glory. Michael Keaton is fantastic as a stay-at-home dad before there was such a thing, and his adventures in motherhood are straight-up funny. Teri Garr is his working wife, and Martin Mull is her villain boss.

See it. You'll laugh.

Up next: It's a little tragic, totally heart-tugging, perhaps too close too home and, thankfully, a whole lot funny …

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