The Next Best Thing (2000)

PG-13   |    |  Comedy, Drama, Romance


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Abbie, tired of failed relationships, has a one-night-stand with her gay friend; they agree to raise the resulting baby together.

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  • Benjamin Bratt stars as Ben
  • Madonna stars as Abbie
  • Robert & Abbie
  • Rupert Everett stars as Robert
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Trivia

When the film was in development in 1995, Helen Hunt and Richard Dreyfuss were originally intended to star as Abbie and Robert respectively.


Quotes

Abbie: I have something to tell you.
Robert: Is it bigger than a breadbox?
Abbie: Heh, not yet.


Goofs

In the end credits, Illeana Douglas is named "Elizabeth Ryder", but her character's name plate on the desk visible in the movie reads "Caroline Ryder".


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My Blue Heaven
Written by
Walter Donaldson and George Whiting

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Genres

Comedy | Drama | Romance

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