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The Next Best Thing (2000)

PG-13
108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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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Tom Ropelewski (as Thomas Ropelewski)
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$ 25,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 5,870,387
Gross (USA)
$ 14,990,582
Gross (World)
$ 24,362,772
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Release date
Mar 3, 2000 (United States)

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4.7 / 10 | 10,011 votes