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iMovie - The Next Best Thing (2000)


April 27, 2013
For ages 13 to 18 years

It's movie time for teens!

This week's movie is: The Next Best Thing (2000). Abbie (Madonna) forgets Mr. Right and settles for Mr. Right-Now after breaking up with yet another boyfriend. Mr. Right-Now happens to be her gay best friend, Robert (Rupert Everett). Their one intimate night results in Abbie's pregnancy and an agreement to raise the child jointly. Matters become complicated when Abbie falls in love with another man and a hostile custody suit results.

Starring Madonna and Rupert Everett. Paramount Pictures. Rated PG-13. 107 minutes.