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Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992)

A tough police sergeant's overbearing mother comes to visit him and begins to meddle in his life and career.

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A tough police sergeant's mother comes to visit him, and promptly starts trying to fix up his life, much to his embarrassment. For his birthday she buys him a machine gun out of the back of a van, and begins to further interfere with his job and love life, eventually helping him with a case he's on. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Detective Joe Bomowski's mom is in town for a visit. She did the laundry, washed the windows and scrubbed the floors. Now, she's gonna clean up the streets.


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Rated PG-13 for a scene of nudity | See all certifications »

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21 February 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Arrête, ou ma mère va tirer!  »

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$45,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,058,590 (USA) (23 February 1992)

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$28,411,210 (USA)
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Trivia

In Joe's living room there is a framed Leroy Neiman print. Neiman had painted at least two renditions of Stallone's Rocky Balboa. See more »

Goofs

Walking out of the Police Dept. when Joey's mom opens the car door the window is up, after she gets into the car its down even though the car is not running. See more »

Quotes

Tutti Bomowski: [haggling over automatic machine gun] Do you want to stand out here all week dreaming of a thousand dollars?
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Referenced in Particka: Episode #6.8 (2013) See more »

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Brahms' Lullaby
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Written by Johannes Brahms (uncredited)
Sung by Estelle Getty
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I realy enjoyed this movie!!
24 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

90 minutes of pure entertainment. I mean .. i'm in the middle of it right now, and i just know this is about becoming on of my favorites.

The dialogues and the cast are just outstanding. Sylvesters best so far.


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