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Release Date: March 3rd, 2000

DVD Release Date: August 29th, 2000

PG-13|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
Abbie (Madonna) and Robert (Rupert Everett) are best friends with so much in common and miserable luck in love. They would make the perfect couple, but one thing prevents them from looking to each other for romance -- Robert is gay. A day comes, however, when too many cocktails and a twist of fate takes them to a new level of intimacy... and turns them into parents. Theirs may not be the perfect family -- but it is the next best thing.

Cast: Rupert Everett, Madonna , Benjamin Bratt, Michael Vartan, Josef Sommer, Lynn Redgrave, Malcolm Stumpf, Neil Patrick Harris

Director: John Schlesinger

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Paramount Pictures, Lakeshore Entertainment

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Marriage, Love, Melodramatic, House, Sacrifice, Quest, Amusing, Heartwarming, 2000s, Friendship, Best friend

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