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R| 1 hr. 52 min.

Plot Summary
New York City social worker Nina Borowski (Jennifer Aniston) invites her gay friend, George (Paul Rudd), to move into her apartment after he breaks up with his longtime lover, Robert (Tim Daly). Meanwhile, Nina gets pregnant and decides to keep the baby -- but end her relationship with the child's father, boyfriend Vince (John Pankow). As Nina and George live and raise the baby together, the two grow close -- and Nina realizes she's beginning to fall in love with her friend.

Cast: Jennifer Aniston , Paul Rudd , Alan Alda , Nigel Hawthorne , John Pankow , Tim Daly , Allison Janney , Steve Zahn

Director: Nicholas Hytner

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

The Object Of My Affection (1998)

Release Date: April 17th, 1998|1 hr. 52 min.

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  • 100
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    Much of that appeal comes from compelling performances by the two main actors. show more

  • 75
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    As Nina, Aniston not only displays a surprising capacity for both comedy and drama, but she shines with the kind of star quality that only a handful of current performers exhibit. show more

  • 63
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    It boasts appealing performances, and it takes a reasonably tasteful approach to its subject, aside from a string of four-letter words that sound strangely out of place in this romantic comedy. show more

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