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The holidays are getting stressful for overwhelmed moms [[Film/BadMoms Amy, Carla and Kiki]] when their mothers visit for the holidays, Amy celebrates a simple Christmas with Jesse and their kids until her mom Ruth (Creator/ChristineBaranski) controls every aspect and takes over Christmas, Kiki's mom Sandy (Creator/CherylHines) is [[MyBelovedSmother clingy and oversteps her boundaries]] and Carla's mom Isis (Creator/SusanSarandon), whom she hasn't seen in years, is between jobs but wants to spend time with her nonetheless. Amy, Kiki and Carla vow to take Christmas back for themselves.

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The holidays are getting stressful for overwhelmed moms [[Film/BadMoms Amy, Carla and Kiki]] when their mothers visit for the holidays, Amy celebrates a simple Christmas with Jesse and their kids until her mom Ruth (Creator/ChristineBaranski) controls every aspect and takes over Christmas, Kiki's mom Sandy (Creator/CherylHines) is [[MyBelovedSmother clingy and oversteps her boundaries]] and Carla's mom Isis (Creator/SusanSarandon), whom she hasn't seen in years, is between jobs but wants to spend time with her nonetheless. nonetheless.

Amy, Kiki and Carla vow to take Christmas back for themselves.

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* FanDisservice:
** One of the Santa strippers is overweight and exposes his belly, leading to several groans in the audience watching.
* FanService:
** The male Santa stripteases in the bar.
** Justin Hartley as Ty, as one of the Santa male entertainers who Carla falls for.
** Also, Ty's suggestive dance for Carla at the end.

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* FanDisservice:
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FanDisservice: One of the Santa strippers is overweight and exposes his belly, leading to several groans in the audience watching.
* FanService:
** The male Santa stripteases in the bar.
** Justin Hartley as Ty, as one of the Santa male entertainers who Carla falls for.
** Also, Ty's suggestive dance for Carla at the end.
watching.



-->'''Lori:''' You came over to the house last week I heard you and Daddy in the bedroom and then you punched the wall and said the "F"-word. You were like, "Oh my fucking God, Oh my fucking God!"

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-->'''Lori:''' You came over to the house last week I heard you and Daddy in the bedroom and then you punched the wall and said the "F"-word. You were like, "Oh my fucking God, Oh oh my fucking God!"


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* MrFanservice:
** The male Santa stripteases in the bar.
** Justin Hartley as Ty, as one of the Santa male entertainers who Carla falls for.
** Also, Ty's suggestive dance for Carla at the end.


The holidays are getting stressful for overwhelmed moms [[Film/BadMoms Amy, Carla and Kiki]] when their mothers visit for the holidays, Amy celebrates a simple Christmas with Jesse and their kids until her mom Ruth (Creator/ChristineBaranski) controls every aspect and takes over Christmas, Kiki's mom Sandy (Cheryl Hines) is [[MyBelovedSmother clingy and oversteps her boundaries]] and Carla's mom Isis (Creator/SusanSarandon), whom she hasn't seen in years, is between jobs but wants to spend time with her nonetheless. Amy, Kiki and Carla vow to take Christmas back for themselves.

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The holidays are getting stressful for overwhelmed moms [[Film/BadMoms Amy, Carla and Kiki]] when their mothers visit for the holidays, Amy celebrates a simple Christmas with Jesse and their kids until her mom Ruth (Creator/ChristineBaranski) controls every aspect and takes over Christmas, Kiki's mom Sandy (Cheryl Hines) (Creator/CherylHines) is [[MyBelovedSmother clingy and oversteps her boundaries]] and Carla's mom Isis (Creator/SusanSarandon), whom she hasn't seen in years, is between jobs but wants to spend time with her nonetheless. Amy, Kiki and Carla vow to take Christmas back for themselves.


* CastingGag: Amy's family loudly complains at her mom dragging all of them to the Russian ''Theatre/TheNutcracker'', which is entirely in Russian, as no one speaks it. Her mom also later remarks "What are we, Jewish?" about their Christmas tradition. Mila Kunis, who plays Amy, is a Russian-speaking Jew.

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* CastingGag: Amy's family loudly complains at her mom dragging all of them to the Russian ''Theatre/TheNutcracker'', which is entirely in Russian, as no one speaks it. Her mom also later remarks "What are we, Jewish?" about their Christmas tradition. Mila Kunis, Creator/MilaKunis, who plays Amy, is a Russian-speaking Jew.


* ChristmasEpisode

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* ChristmasEpisode ChristmasEpisode: The sequel's entire plot focuses on Christmas and the three friend's with their families struggling with chaos during the holidays. HilarityEnsues.


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* FanDisservice:
** One of the Santa strippers is overweight and exposes his belly, leading to several groans in the audience watching.
* FanService:
** The male Santa stripteases in the bar.
** Justin Hartley as Ty, as one of the Santa male entertainers who Carla falls for.
** Also, Ty's suggestive dance for Carla at the end.

Added DiffLines:

* CastingGag: Amy's family loudly complains at her mom dragging all of them to the Russian ''Theatre/TheNutcracker'', which is entirely in Russian, as no one speaks it. Her mom also later remarks "What are we, Jewish?" about their Christmas tradition. Mila Kunis, who plays Amy, is a Russian-speaking Jew.


* HowWeGotHere: The movie starts with Amy stating in a voice-over that she feels responsible for turning Christmas into a disaster and flashing back to the last week before Christmas with a dejected Amy amidst destroyed decoration, claiming to have ruined Christmas. Eventually it gets there, a lavish party thrown by Amy's mom behind her back which leads Amy to fight her, expel her [[spoiler:and make her kids sad that after driving daddy away, Amy is now doing the same with grandma]].

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* HowWeGotHere: The movie starts with Amy stating in a voice-over that she feels responsible for turning Christmas into a disaster and flashing back to the last week before Christmas with a dejected Amy amidst destroyed decoration, decorations, claiming to have ruined Christmas. Eventually it gets there, a lavish party thrown by Amy's mom behind her back which leads Amy to fight her, expel her [[spoiler:and make her kids sad that after driving daddy away, Amy is now doing the same with grandma]].


* FromTheMouthsOfBabes: Jane has grown quite the potty mouth.

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* FromTheMouthsOfBabes: FromTheMouthsOfBabes:
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Jane has grown quite the potty mouth.

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* TheDitz: Jaxon, who is [[DumbassTeenageSon an teen that is not-so-bright]] and isn't given much screen time like some characters.


'''Lori:''' You came over to the house last week I heard you and Daddy in the bedroom and then you punched the wall and said the "F"-word. You were like, "Oh my fucking God, Oh my fucking God!"

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'''Lori:''' -->'''Lori:''' You came over to the house last week I heard you and Daddy in the bedroom and then you punched the wall and said the "F"-word. You were like, "Oh my fucking God, Oh my fucking God!"


%%* [[ChristmasEpisode Christmas Plot]]

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%%* [[ChristmasEpisode Christmas Plot]]* ChristmasEpisode



** Lori drops some F-bombs
* HenpeckedHusband: Amy's dad Hank is often pushed around

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** Lori drops some F-bombs
F-bombs when she talks about [[PrimalScene Jesse and Amy having sex]].
'''Lori:''' You came over to the house last week I heard you and Daddy in the bedroom and then you punched the wall and said the "F"-word. You were like, "Oh my fucking God, Oh my fucking God!"
* HenpeckedHusband: Amy's dad Hank is often pushed around by Ruth and feels powerless to stand up for himself.



* TheShrink: In the sequel, Kiki goes to one with her mother Sandy, complaining that her attempts at being close to her daughter are downright invasive.

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* TheShrink: In the sequel, Kiki goes to one with her mother Sandy, complaining that her attempts at being close to her daughter are downright invasive.


%%* HenpeckedHusband: Amy's dad Hank qualifies as this.

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%%* ** Lori drops some F-bombs
*
HenpeckedHusband: Amy's dad Hank qualifies as this.is often pushed around


** Amy's mom Ruth insults her Christmas decorations, overindulges her grandkids and acts rudely towards her son-in-law Jesse.

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** Amy's mom Ruth insults her Christmas decorations, overindulges her grandkids and acts rudely towards her son-in-law daughter's boyfriend Jesse.


* AmazinglyEmbarrassingParents: The moms of the main trio. Ruth annoys Amy by being a critical and perfectionist show-off, Kiki gets downright irked at Sandy being [[MyBelovedSmother overwhelming and smothering]], and Carla... well, she doesn't care that mom Isis is [[GenerationXerox a hedonist like herself]], but only that she never comes unless it's to get money for gambling.



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* [[ChristmasEpisode Christmas Plot]]

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* %%* [[ChristmasEpisode Christmas Plot]]Plot]]
* DemotedToExtra: Gwendolyn, Stacy and Vicki only appear in one scene where Amy is forced by her mother to go caroling... dressed as Scrooge!



* HenpeckedHusband: Amy's dad Hank qualifies as this.
* HowWeGotHere: The movie starts with Amy stating in a voice-over that she feels responsible for turning Christmas into a disaster and flashing back to the last week before Christmas.

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* FreudianExcuse: This movie introduces the three mothers of the main trio, and it's clear why they started the original like that: Amy tried too hard for growing up with a ControlFreak (who in turn, was also treated like that by her mother), Kiki only cared for her children because her mother was overbearing, and Carla is a neglectful hedonist because mom ''is'' the same way.
* FromTheMouthsOfBabes: Jane has grown quite the potty mouth.
%%*
HenpeckedHusband: Amy's dad Hank qualifies as this.
* HowWeGotHere: The movie starts with Amy stating in a voice-over that she feels responsible for turning Christmas into a disaster and flashing back to the last week before Christmas.Christmas with a dejected Amy amidst destroyed decoration, claiming to have ruined Christmas. Eventually it gets there, a lavish party thrown by Amy's mom behind her back which leads Amy to fight her, expel her [[spoiler:and make her kids sad that after driving daddy away, Amy is now doing the same with grandma]].


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* RealPersonCameo: Kenny G appears as himself.
* TheShrink: In the sequel, Kiki goes to one with her mother Sandy, complaining that her attempts at being close to her daughter are downright invasive.


* InMediasRes[=/=]HowWeGotHere: The movie starts with Amy stating in a voice-over that she feels responsible for turning Christmas into a disaster and flashing back to the last week before Christmas.

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* InMediasRes[=/=]HowWeGotHere: HenpeckedHusband: Amy's dad Hank qualifies as this.
* HowWeGotHere:
The movie starts with Amy stating in a voice-over that she feels responsible for turning Christmas into a disaster and flashing back to the last week before Christmas.Christmas.
* MyBelovedSmother:
** Sandy literally babies Kiki and meddles in Kiki's marriage.
** Amy's mom Ruth insults her Christmas decorations, overindulges her grandkids and acts rudely towards her son-in-law Jesse.
* TeenPregnancy: Sandy claims that she was 18 when Kiki was born.

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