|Directed by||:||Darren Aronofsky|
|Produced by||:||Darren Aronofsky, Scott Franklin, Ari Handel|
|Written by||:||Darren Aronofsky|
|Starring||:||Jennifer Lawrence Javier Bardem Ed Harris Michelle Pfeiffer|
|Production Company||:||Paramount Pictures|
Mother! (stylized as mother!) is a 2017 American psychological horror film written and directed by director Darren Aronofsky, and stars Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris and Michelle Pfeiffer. The plot follows a young woman whose tranquil life with her husband at their country home is disrupted by the arrival of a mysterious couple. The film was selected to compete for the Golden Lion at the 74th Venice International Film Festival and premiered on September 5, 2017. It was released in the United States on September 15, 2017, by Paramount Pictures. Upon release, the film received generally positive, albeit somewhat polarized, reviews from critics, many of whom praised the performances and Aronofsky’s direction, though the confusing narrative was met with a mixed reception.