The Next Best Thing2000
"The Next Best Thing" (also known as "Freund zum Verlieben, Ein", "Sai che c'è di nuovo?", "Red Curtain, The") is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film directed by John Schlesinger, released on March 03 of 2000 in the USA , starring Madonna, Rupert Everett, Benjamin Bratt, Illeana Douglas, Michael Vartan and Josef Sommer.
He was smart, handsome and single. When her biological clock was running out, he was... the next best thing.
Who directed "The Next Best Thing":
The Next Best Thing was directed by John Schlesinger, an English director, actor, producer, and writer.
Before making The Next Best Thing, John Schlesinger had directed Eye for an Eye, released in 1996, The Innocent (1993), Pacific Heights (1990), Madame Sousatzka (1988), The Believers (1987), and The Falcon and the Snowman (1985).
What was the release date of "The Next Best Thing":
The Next Best Thing was first released on Friday, March 03, 2000, in the United States. Another film released on Friday, March 03, 2000 is Drowning Mona (dir. Nick Gomez). This was nineteen (19) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, June 23, 2000 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 05, 2000 in France; Sunday, June 25, 2000 in Germany; Friday, April 14, 2000 in Italy; Friday, July 21, 2000 in Spain; Thursday, May 18, 2000 in Australia and on Saturday, June 17, 2000 in Japan.
Who is at the casting of "The Next Best Thing":
At the casting of The Next Best Thing we find Madonna, previously seen in Evita (1996) and Girl 6 (1996); Rupert Everett (Inspector Gadget (1999), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999)); Benjamin Bratt (Follow Me Home (1996), The River Wild (1994)) [ more... ]
- Neil Patrick Harris and Benjamin Bratt also appeared in Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, released in 2013.
- Neil Patrick Harris and Josef Sommer also worked together in The Proposition, released in 1998.
- Neil Patrick Harris and Benjamin Bratt can both be seen in Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, released in 2009.
- Madonna and Josef Sommer have both also be seen in Shadows and Fog, released in 1992.
What is the Storyline of "The Next Best Thing":
Best friendsone a straight woman, Abbie, the other a gay man, Robertwho decide to have a child together. Five years later, Abbie falls in love with a heterosexual man and wants to move away with him and Robert's little boy Sam, and a nasty custody battle ensues.
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