• Released
  • March 14, 2014
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 50 min
  • Comedy
    Drama
  • 1,698 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: Single mothers from different backgrounds form a support group.

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Critic Ratings

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Variety

By Scott Foundas
One of the best products to roll off the prolific multihyphenate’s Atlanta-based assembly line, largely absent the pandering humor and...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
As with most of his films (Madea-centric and otherwise), subtlety isn’t Perry’s strongest suit. He tends to hammer his audience over the...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
It's an improvement on some of Perry's other films that strike a heavy-handed moralistic note. And it lacks the silly slapstick humor of...
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50

Village Voice

By Amy Nicholson
As ever, he has the last laugh. This is How Stella Got Her Groove Back, for the Pop-Tart crowd, a wish-fulfillment weepie that not only...
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40

New York Daily News

This is a film about catharsis and camaraderie, not logic. For some, that — and a chance to see characters the movies often ignore — will...
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40

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
Never a filmmaker known for his subtlety, The Single Moms Club turns out to be one of Perry’s most distinctive efforts.
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38

Chicago Sun-Times

By Bill Zwecker
This lame tale just falls completely flat.
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33

The A.V. Club

By Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
Partway through the film, a viewer may begin to yearn for Perry’s usual schizoid shtick, the cacophony of screeches and sobs.
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30

The Dissolve

By Nathan Rabin
Even Tyler Perry seems bored and exhausted by his own shtick. To its credit or detriment, Single Moms Club cannot muster up the energy to...
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30

New York Magazine (Vulture)

By Bilge Ebiri
The problem here isn’t the writer-director’s politics, but his stifling lack of imagination, his complete refusal to even attempt narrative...
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Vivian's review

By 3842
It is a very good movie. It's mainly a Women's movie but men can enjoy it also as well as learn from it. The best part is THERE IS NO SWEARING at all in it. My husband went with me and he...

Single Mom's Club

By Vmragland
Nice acknowledgement of the diversity of groups and variety of struggles faced by single moms. Great cast. Good story line. Disjointed script and character development. Plenty of eye candy for...

Amazing movie

By babynessa80
This movie was truly on point and touched different topics of what a single mother goes through. I related in each character. Awesome movie. It's a must see especially for those single mommies out...

A definite must see!!

By candacemarlene
There were so many scenes that were true to life. Situations where I could recall how I handled them. I laughed, I cried, and I had a really good time enjoying the moment. Finally someone gets...

Here we go again!!!

By pkingmcbride
Tyler Perry has done it again. He has managed to inject every predictable stereotype into his characters. Good actors and wonderful eye candy but movie has no substancce!!!!!!...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For some sexual material and thematic elements
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 15+ Sisterhood drama skims surface of serious issues.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF