Movies I Can Recommend To My Mom When She Asks Last Minute On A Friday Night

My mom missed most movies from the mid-2000s to present. Every now and then she asks for a fun movie to watch on a Friday night. Not too challenging, not too nuanced, not too sad. Something fun and entertaining without being too dark.
This is the start of that list.

  • Mr. & Mrs. Smith
  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • Inside Man
  • The Prestige
  • The King's Speech
  • The Social Network
  • Crazy, Stupid, Love.
  • Moneyball
  • Philomena
  • Whiplash
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Edge of Tomorrow
  • Nightcrawler
  • This Is Where I Leave You
  • Gone Girl
  • Ex Machina
  • The Martian
  • The Nice Guys
  • La La Land
  • The Founder
  • The Big Sick
  • The Florida Project
  • The Shape of Water
  • Lady Bird
  • Game Night
  • Mission: Impossible - Fallout
  • The Farewell
  • The Last Black Man in San Francisco
  • Parasite
  • Ford v Ferrari
  • The Two Popes
  • Knives Out
  • Bad Education
  • 1917
  • Palm Springs