Hope Floats (1998)

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On a television chat show Birdee Pruitt is confronted for the first time with the knowledge that her best friend has been having an affair with her husband. Stunned and embarrassed, Birdee takes her child and goes back to her mother. Birdee thinks everything is over for her now, but she has reckoned without Justin Matisse, her first high school boyfriend.

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