Synopsis by Jennifer Lackman
This comedy-drama chronicles the relationship of lifelong best friends, Jess (Drew Barrymore) and Milly (Toni Collette). Complications arise when Jess, who has been living a free-spirited existence, decides she wants a baby and begins to envy the life of Milly, a career woman with a family. In rapid succession, Milly is diagnosed with cancer and must battle for her life while Jess discovers she's finally pregnant. These life-changing events cause the friendship to be tested as they attempt to deal with the joy and sorrow in their lives. Directed by Catherine Hardwicke (Thirteen). Cast includes Paddy Considine, Dominic Cooper and Jacqueline Bisset.
baby, cancer, diagnosis, friendship, pregnancy