The Next Best Thing (2000)

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Comedy drama. Abbie is a yoga instructor living in Los Angeles. When her boyfriend moves out of their apartment, Abbie takes solace in the company of her best friend, Robert, who is gay. When, after a drunken evening together, Abbie sleeps with Robert, their relationship takes an awkward turn. Following their night together, when Abbie finds she is pregnant, Robert commits himself to helping to raise the unborn child. Years pass, and when the little boy is about six years old, Abbie meets the man she considers to be her Mr Right, and considers moving to New York, to Robert's dismay.

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