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FULL SYNOPSIS

Five expectant couples learn that having a baby is anything but predictable in this uplifting romantic comedy based on Heidi Murkoff's ubiquitous best-seller. A household name thanks to her popular fitness show, Jules (Cameron Diaz) can't contain her excitement after learning she is about to have a baby with Evan (Matthew J. Morrison), the sure-footed star of a popular dance show. But the closer Jules gets to her due date, the more she and Evan realize the demands of parenthood and the responsibilities of a celebrity couldn't be more different. Meanwhile, outspoken infant-advice author Wendy (Elizabeth Banks) contends with surging hormones as her belly begins to swell, and her devoted husband Gary is shell-shocked to discover that his overbearing trophy wife will soon be having twins. Of course not everyone is cut out to be a father, and as professional photographer Holly (Jennifer Lopez) prepares to scour the globe for a child to adopt, her reluctant husband Alex gets his first glimpse of fatherhood in a brutally honest support group for new dads. And while some parents spend years preparing for the right moment to have a child, feuding food-truck owners Rosie (Anna Kendrick) and Marco (Chace Crawford) get the surprise of their lives when an impulsive act of passion has permanent repercussions. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:May 18, 2012

Cast

Cameron Diaz
as Jules
Jennifer Lopez
as Holly
Elizabeth Banks
as Wendy
Chace Crawford
as Marco
Brooklyn Decker
as Skyler
Ben Falcone
as Gary
Anna Kendrick
as Rosie
Matthew J. Morrison
as Evan
Dennis Quaid
as Ramsey
Chris Rock
as Vic
Rodrigo Santoro
as Alex
Joe Manganiello
as Davis
Rob Huebel
as Gabe
Tom Lennon
as Craig
Amir Talai
as Patel
Rebel Wilson
as Janice
Wendi McLendon-Covey
as Kara
Kim Fields
as Social Worker
Jesse Burch
as Hutch Davidson
Tom Clark
as Lose It & Weep Host
Katie Kneeland
as Hotel Doctor
Jon Stafford
as Ramsey's Friend
Rhoda Griffis
as Convention Organizer
Sharon Morris
as Jules' Obstetrician
Eric Mendenhall
as Wendy's Doctor
Maria Howell
as Jules' Doctor
Scott Poythress
as Anesthesiologist
Cynthia Evans
as Wendy's Nurse
Andrew Laws
as Photographer
Wilbur Fitzgerald
as Elderly Swimmer
David Thwaites
as Ad Guy
Bart Hansard
as Marco's Boss

Crew

Kirk Jones
Director
Mike Medavoy
Producer
Arnie Messer
Producer
David Thwaites
Producer
Shauna Cross
Screenwriter
Heather Hach
Screenwriter
Mark Mothersbaugh
Composer (Music Score)
John Houlihan
Musical Direction/Supervision
Michael Berenbaum
Editor
Andrew Laws
Production Designer
James F. Truesdale
Supervising Art Director
Matthew Janzen
Co-producer
Louis Phillips
Co-producer
Jim Miller
Executive Producer
Sean Jennings
Set Designer
Karen Patch
Costume Designer
Halina Siwolop
Set Decorator
Lisa Satriano
First Assistant Director
Tyce Diorio
Choreography
Tricia Wood
Casting
Deborah Aquila
Casting
Lona Vigi
Hair Styles
Lon Bender
Supervising Sound Editor
Carrie Puchkoff
First Assistant Editor
Matt Dessero
Visual Effects Supervisor
Colin Strause
Visual Effects
David Witz
Unit Production Manager
Emma Zee
Post Production Supervisor
David Moritz
Additional Editing
Dino R. Dimuro
Sound Effects Editor
Nancy Jarzynko
Key Costumer
Greg Strause
Visual Effects
Thomas Kittle
Special Effects Foreman
Lyda Blank
Second Assistant Director
Wilma Garscadden-Gahret
Script Supervisor
Scott Janush
Visual Effects Editor
Charlene Amateau
Costumes Supervisor
Donna Sloan
Executive in Charge of Production
Lisa Rodgers
Post Production Supervisor
Glenn T. Morgan
Supervising Sound Editor
Monika Petrillo
Script Supervisor
Paul Hughen
Second Unit Director Of Photography
Camille Friend
Hair Styles
Deborah Cha Blevins
Costumes Supervisor
Matthew Mungle
Prosthetic Makeup Effects
Christine Altomari
Production Coordinator
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