The Bad Mother's Handbook

The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, TV Movie
  • Release Date: 2007-02-19
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 16 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 11min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Ruby Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Robin Sheppard
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From 16 Ratings


Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.

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  • Catherine Tate

    as Karen Cooper
  • Robert Pattinson

    as Daniel Gale
  • Anne Reid

    as Nancy Hesketh
  • Holliday Grainger

    as Charlie Cooper
  • Steve Pemberton

    as Leo Fairbrother
  • Maggie Ollerenshaw

    as Jessie Pilkington
  • Oliver Lee

    as Paul Benthem
  • Clare McGlinn

    as Advisor Jo-Beth
  • Pip Torrens

    as Doctor Gale
  • Kirsty Leigh Porter

    as Anya
  • Caroline Harding

    as Sandra Gale
Sound Mark Russell Original Music Composer
Production Alison Owen Executive Producer
Production Sascha Schneider Producer
Production Hugo Heppell Executive Producer
Directing Robin Sheppard Director
Editing Liz Webber Editor
Writing Kate Long Novel
Writing Kate O'Riordan Screenplay
Costume & Make-Up Lisa Rocco Makeup Department Head
Production Harry Oulton Producer
Costume & Make-Up Jill Sweeney Makeup Designer
Sound Chris Nuttall Dialogue Editor
Costume & Make-Up Victoria Yates Makeup Artist
Art Jo Baker Art Direction
Sound Dan Dewsnap Sound Engineer
Costume & Make-Up Theresa Rymer Costume Design
Art Emma Dibb Production Design