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Watch Dakota Johnson Have a Painfully Awkward Fifty Shades Conversation With Mom Melanie Griffith

Famous mother-daughter duos argue just like everyone else!

Fifty Shades of Grey star Dakota Johnson brought her mom, actress Melanie Griffith, as her date to the Oscars — but that date got real tense, real fast.

A red carpet interview with ABC’s Lara Spencer started off uncomfortable — watch Johnson wince as Spencer calls her Griffith’s “little girl” — and quickly escalated into an excruciatingly awkward ordeal. Of course, Spencer brings up Fifty Shades, and the fact that basically everyone has seen it. Then she asks Griffith if she’s seen it.

“No,” Griffith says in a flat voice. “I don’t think I can. I think it would be strange.”

Watch above as Johnson grows increasingly exasperated with her mother in the ultimate “Moooooommmmm!” moment.

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