Mother's Day
Mother's Day (1980)

When three women, friends from their college days, head out for the woods in New Jersey to spend some time next to Mother Nature they end up next to Mother Unnatural instead. They are kidnapped by two slow-witted brothers who offer them up… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: September 1, 1980
DVD Release Date: October 31, 2000
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45%
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Critic Score: 45% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

Even if it's a bad film... there are enough incidentals that aren't just good enough, but absolutely brilliant, that I can't help but want to give it a pass.

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Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

A bunch of nasty kill scenes in search of a plot (and scares).

Dustin Putman
TheFilmFile.com

Blends unthinkably nasty horror elements with perverse comedy, intimate drama, and outrageously on-target satire without missing a beat.

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Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

Seems to have more on its mind than just a body count.

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Flixster Audience Score: 38% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
The team at Troma has delivered a truly unique horror experience with Mother's Day. This is a demented slice of early 80's Slasher cinema that is well… More
Aj V
A crazy horror movie from Troma, I liked it for the most part, but there were some bad scenes too. It's okay for the most part, but the ending is… More
Cory Taylor
Finally after a string of duds, 'Mother's Day, an acidic dark comedy and horror hybrid has salvaged the doldrums of Halloween. Troma Entertainment has… More
Cassandra Maples
Mother's Day is not only one of the earliest productions from Troma Studios, but it is also one of their more accomplished efforts (which, to be honest,… More
Adam Mahler
Saw this because of Eli Roth. There are a couple of original shots and some funny moments, and in the gross-out, sadistic violence and celebration of crudity,… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
One of my 80's horror favorites, which seems to have an anti-female theme throughout; therefore the title fits. Clockwork Orange in some parts, Texas… More