Daphne Wilder is a mother whose love knows no bounds or boundaries. She is the proud mom of three daughters: stable psychologist Maggie, sexy and irreverent Mae and insecure, adorable Milly - who, when it comes to men, is like psychotic flypaper. In order to prevent her youngest from making the same mistakes she did, Daphne decides to set Milly up with the perfect man. Little does Milly know, however, that her mom placed an ad in the on-line personals to find him. Comic mayhem unfolds as Daphne continues to do the wrong thing for the right reasons...all in the name of love. In a battle of strong wills, the mother-daughter dynamic is tested in all its fierce, wacky complexity. The girls help Daphne finally discover the truths and impossibilities of motherly love, all while trying to answer the questions: where does it begin and where should it end?
She's just your normal, overprotective, overbearing, over-the-top mother.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for sexual content including dialogue, some mature thematic material and partial nudity
See all certifications »
2 February 2007 (USA)
See more »
Also Known As:
Because I Said So
See more »
Opening Weekend USA: $13,122,865,
4 February 2007
Gross USA: $42,674,040
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $69,485,490
See more on IMDbPro »
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
See full technical specs
Did You Know?
Lauren Graham's character is seen wearing a Barnard sweatshirt, where the actress actually attended college. See more
When Daphne's daughters bring out her birthday cake, the candles on the lower half of the cake are not lit. When they set it on the table all the candles are lit. See more
You have a vagina!
In the Italian version, Milly and Jason are learning French instead of Italian. See more
References Fiddler on the Roof
I Scream 4 Ice Cream
Written by Hugh Plath and Todd Bozung
Performed by Vermicious Knid
Courtesy of With The Quickness See more