Where the Heart Is Poster

Release Date: April 28th, 2000

DVD Release Date: September 26th, 2000

PG-13|2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
After Tennessee teen Novalee Nation (Natalie Portman) is left literally barefoot and pregnant in a Wal-Mart parking lot by her no-good boyfriend, Willy Jack Pickens (Dylan Bruno), she manages to live within the mammoth megastore until her baby's abrupt arrival makes her a media darling. After this, Good Samaritan nurse Lexie (Ashley Judd) takes in Novalee and her newborn daughter. Before long, Lexie and Novalee form a life-changing bond of friendship and sisterhood.

Cast: Natalie Portman, Ashley Judd, Stockard Channing, Joan Cusack, James Frain, Dylan Bruno, Keith David, Sally Field

Director: Matt Williams

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Wind Dancer Productions

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: 2000s, Hospital, Amusing, Friendship, Heartwarming, Love, Growing up, Daughter, Melodramatic

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