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Comedy Drama 
Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20001h 48mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Friendship Sports Feel-good Country: America

A comedy-drama about best friends - one a straight woman, Abbie, the other a gay man, Robert - who decide to have a child together. Five years later, Abbie falls in love with a straight man and wants to move away with her and Robert's little boy Sam, and a nasty custody battle ensues.The Next Best Thing featuring Madonna and Rupert Everett is available for purchase on Microsoft Store. It's a comedy and drama movie with a very low Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 19% and a less than average IMDb audience rating of 4.7 (10,610 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $9.99 on 1 service (Microsoft).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#28,397 Ranked Movie

#496 Ranked in Feel-good Movies

#926 Ranked in Friendship Movies

#6686 Ranked in Romance Movies

The Next Best Thing has a very low Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 19% and a less than average IMDb audience rating of 4.7 (10,610 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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