Mom is a 2017 Indian crime thriller film directed by Ravi Udaywar in a screenplay written by Girish Kohli. Produced by Randa Elamin, Sunil Manchanda, Mukesh Talreja, Naresh Agarwal and Gautam Jain, the film stars Sridevi, as a vigilante, who sets out to avenge her step-daughter, played by Sajal Ali. Adnan Siddiqui, Akshaye Khanna and Nawazuddin Siddiqui are featured in supporting roles.Music for the film has been composed and produced by A. R. Rahman. Mom marked Sridevi’s 300th, and final major film appearance before her death on 24 February 2018.
The film was released on 7 July 2017, in four languages, and received positive reviews from film critics. It was successful commercially as well grossing almost ₹65 crores worldwide. Sridevi was highly lauded for her performance in the film with Times of India saying that the actress “demonstrates why she is the high-priestess of Indian cinema.” The film received two awards at the 65th National Film Awards : Best Actress for Sridevi, marking the first posthumous win in the category and Best Background Score for A.R. Rahman. At the 63rd Filmfare Awards, the film received six nominations, including Best Actress and Best Actress (Critics) for Sridevi and Best Supporting Actor for Siddiqui.