Mermaids

Mermaids

"Mom is many things... normal isn't one of them."
  • PG-13
  • 1990
  • 1 hr 50 min
  • 6.7  (28,646)
  • 56

Mermaids stars Cher, Winona Ryder, Bob Hoskins, Michael Schoeffling, and Christina Ricci. The movie is about a Mrs. Flax, played by Cher, who is raising her two daughters, Charlotte Flax and Kate Flax, by herself. Mrs. Flax is a bit of an eccentric and the long suffering oldest daughter, played by Winona Ryder, tries to make up for her mother's free spirited ways by being too mature for her age or, at least, she thinks she is mature. Mermaids is a cross between a coming of age story, drama, and comedy. Michael Schoeffling plays Joe a handsome young man who Winona Ryder's character become quite infatuated with. Bob Hoskins plays the love interest of Cher's character. Winona Ryder gives an earnest performance as a young girl who is not as mature or clever as she thinks. Christina Ricci is the water loving daughter who watches on the sidelines as her older sister and mother deal with their relationship.

Mermaids
Mermaids
Mermaids

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Mermaids stars Cher, Winona Ryder, Bob Hoskins, Michael Schoeffling, and Christina Ricci. The movie is about a Mrs. Flax, played by Cher, who is raising her two daughters, Charlotte Flax and Kate Flax, by herself. Mrs. Flax is a bit of an eccentric and the long suffering oldest daughter, played by Winona Ryder, tries to make up for her mother's free spirited ways by being too mature for her age or, at least, she thinks she is mature.

Mermaids is a cross between a coming of age story, drama, and comedy. Michael Schoeffling plays Joe a handsome young man who Winona Ryder's character become quite infatuated with. Bob Hoskins plays the love interest of Cher's character. Winona Ryder gives an earnest performance as a young girl who is not as mature or clever as she thinks. Christina Ricci is the water loving daughter who watches on the sidelines as her older sister and mother deal with their relationship.

Mermaids is a 1990 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 50 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7 and a MetaScore of 56.

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  • Release Date
    1990
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 50 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (28,646)
  • Metascore
    56