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Then She Found Me

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Feature Film, Romantic Comedy, Romantic Drama

Cast: Matthew Broderick, Colin Firth, Helen Hunt, Bette Midler

Director: Helen Hunt

Synopsis: An all-star cast with memorable performances by Helen Hunt, Matthew Broderick, Bette Midler and Colin Firth powers this smart, funny drama about love and destiny. Desperate to start a family, schoolteacher April Epner (Hunt) is thrown into confusion when she is unexpectedly abandoned by her husband (Broderick). She gets another shock when she meets her unusual birth mother (Midler), a self-centered talk show host who's not exactly the ideal mom. At first she rejects her, along with the attentions of a divorced dad (Firth), until she finds her life opening up in ways she had never imagined.

Language: English

Country of Origin: United States of America

Production Year: 2008


  • "Extremely funny!", Joe Leydon, Variety
  • "An intelligent, tender, true-to-life, drama, the kind we almost never see nowadays.", NBC Reel Talk
  • "Smart, subtle and seriously funny!", Variety
  • "Captivating! A soulful, dark-edged comedy boasts stellar performances by Hunt, Firth, Broderick, and Midler.", Elle Magazine
  • "Hunt's performance is terrific!", Entertainment Weekly
  • "Smart, engaging and funny...a terrific showcase for Helen Hunt on both sides of the camera. Bette Midler has never had a better role on screen.", Leonard Maltin, Entertainment Tonight

Then She Found Me
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