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People Are Sharing The Movie And TV Parents Who Are Actually Kind Of Awful, And I Have To Say, I Agree

Luca's mom was the absolute worst.

Recently, we asked people to nominate kind of messed-up parents in kids/teen TV shows and movies, and whew, were there some I never even thought about! Here are some TV/movie parents that are actually awful!

1. Mrs. Benson in iCarly

Spencer: "you chipped Freddie?" Mrs. Benson: "I chipped him because I love him!"

2. All of the parents in Rugrats

while Stu and Drew argue, Chuckie and Tommy wander off

3. Finn's parents (but especially his dad) in Adventure Time

Finn begs his dad to wait/stop, but his dad leaves anyways, and Finn's arm is torn off while trying to keep him there

4. Both parents, but especially Jack, in Danny Phantom

Jazz says her parents ambushed her, suffocated her with smoke, and pulled her from Spike before his breakthrough, asking what they have to say for themselves

5. Dora's parents in Dora the Explorer

Dora with her parents

6. Luca's parents (but especially his mom) in Luca

Luca's mom tells him he's staying with Uncle Ugo for the rest of the reason and that if she has to send him to the bottom of the ocean to keep him safe, she will

7. Sam's parents in Sixteen Candles

Sam asks if her mom has anything else to say to her, and her mom asks what Sam wants her to say, then tells her she'll be late for school and leaves — Sam says "I can't believe this, they fucking forgot my birthday"

8. Judy's parents in Zootopia

Judy's dad explains to her that you should settle and be complacent rather than trying new things

9. Alyssa's father in It Takes Two

Roger tells Alyssa that Clarice is going to be her new mother, and Alyssa faints

10. Mia's mother from The Princess Diaries

Mia: "For 15 years, you couldn't find a spare minute to tell me that my father is a royal?", her mom: "I thought I was doing the right thing"

11. Charlie's grandparents (but especially Grandpa Joe) in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Grandpa Joe dancing despite being "bedridden"

12. Anna and Elsa's parents in Frozen

Anna's father saying Elsa can learn to control it, and until then they'll close the gates and isolate Elsa and Anna

13. Both parents in The Parent Trap

Hallie's mom tells her she belongs to her dad and Annie belongs to her, and Hallie says that arrangement sucks

14. The parents (but especially Wayne) in Honey, I Shrunk the Kids

Wayne tells Diane he shrunk the kids and the Thompson kids, and they're in the backyard because he threw them out with the trash

15. Megan's parents in But I'm a Cheerleader

Megan's dad says they think she's being influenced by (then trains off) and her mom says they think she's a lesbian

16. The mom in Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead

Zach tells his mom she's shirking all parental responsibility, and the mom says that she's sure everything will be taken care of

17. Tori's parents (but especially her mom) on Victorious

laughing at a text, Tori's mom says it's just from Gary, Tori's father's friend on the police force — Tori asks what he said, and her mom says "nothing" and that she'll delete it

18. Ash's mom (and all the other parents) in Pokémon

Ash and his mom

19. And finally, Sōsuke's mom in Ponyo

the mom driving with Ponyo through water

What other kid/teen TV and movie parents are really just the worst? Let us know in the comments!