The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

Bad Moms Film Series
Saturday, May 19, 2018 1:30 pm
PG-13 — Parents Strongly Cautioned
Ah, Mother's Day, when we remember the women who brought us into this world … and not just the nice ones.

The Library screens four films this month that feature some of the most memorable (read: contemptible) moms to wield a wire hanger, brainwash a son, or bump off a fashion-challenged juror on the big screen.

Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
May 5 Mommie Dearest (1981; R)
May 12 Throw Momma From the Train (1987; PG-13)
May 19 The Manchurian Candidate (1962; PG-13)
May 26 Serial Mom (1994; R)