Ma (2019)

R   |    |  Horror, Mystery, Thriller

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A lonely woman befriends a group of teenagers and decides to let them party at her house. Just when the kids think their luck couldn't get any better, things start happening that make them question the intention of their host.


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1 December 2019 | borgolarici
| Entertaining but gets tired soon
The concept is gold: maladjusted adult tries to live her unfulfilled teenage dreams. The realisation is absolutely terrible tho: after an adequately creepy start, the movie script becomes more and more implausible. There are a lot of over the top moments which I won't spoil which are well delivered but aren't valorised enough. The final twist feels wasted.

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Did You Know?


Diana Silvers lied about her height and said she was 5'8" to get the role of Maggie even though she is 5'10" and a half in real life.


Maggie: I'm not weak. I'm not my mother.


When Ma and Ben are sitting in the bar, the whiskey and diet Coke appear out of nowhere on their table.


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Men Without Hats
Written by Ivan Doroschuk
Courtesy of Geffen Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises and Marc Durand Productions
By arrangement with Universal Music Publishing Group on behalf of Universal Songs of Polygram International, Inc. and Betty Songs


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Horror | Mystery | Thriller

Box Office


$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$18,099,805 2 June 2019

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:


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