Next Best Thing

Next Best Thing

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Director: John Schlesinger

Cast: John Schlesinger, Rupert Everett, Madonna, Benjamin Bratt

     
 

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Madonna addresses both her newfound position as a mother and her lifelong friendships with gay men in the comedy The Next Best Thing, which arrives on home video with a fine 1.85:1 widescreen anamorphic transfer. English soundtracks are accessible in Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Digital Surround, while a French soundtrack can be heard in Dolby Digital Surround.See more details below

Overview

Madonna addresses both her newfound position as a mother and her lifelong friendships with gay men in the comedy The Next Best Thing, which arrives on home video with a fine 1.85:1 widescreen anamorphic transfer. English soundtracks are accessible in Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Digital Surround, while a French soundtrack can be heard in Dolby Digital Surround. Subtitles are available in English. Extra features include cast and crew interviews, the theatrical trailer, and the promotional video for Madonna's rendition of Don McLean's classic song "American Pie."

Product Details

Release Date:
08/29/2000
UPC:
0097363342243
Original Release:
2000
Rating:
PG13
Source:
Paramount
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
1:47:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Widescreen version enhanced for 16x9; Dolby Digital: English 5.1 Surround; English Dolby Surround; French Dolby Surround; English subtitles; Interactive menus; Scene selection; Theatrical trailer; Exclusive cast and crew interviews; "American Pie" Madonna music video

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Rupert Everett Robert
Madonna Abbie
Benjamin Bratt Ben
Michael Vartan Kevin
Josef Sommer Richard Whittaker
Lynn Redgrave Helen Whittaker
Malcolm Stumpf Sam
Neil Patrick Harris David
Illeana Douglas Elizabeth Ryder
Mark Valley Cardiologist
Suzanne Krull Annabel
Stacy Edwards Finn

Technical Credits
John Schlesinger Director
Douglas Axtell Sound/Sound Designer
Jan K. Bergstrom Set Decoration/Design
Howard Cummings Producer,Production Designer
Elliot Davis Cinematographer
Leslie Dixon Producer
Mali Finn Casting
Peter Honess Editor
Gary Jones Musical Direction/Supervision
Noelle King Set Decoration/Design
Peter Kohn Asst. Director
David S. Lazan Art Director
Gary Lucchesi Executive Producer
Lewis Manilow Executive Producer
Barbara Mesney Set Decoration/Design
Ruth Myers Costumes/Costume Designer
Linne Radmin Producer
Terry Rodman Sound Editor
Tom Ropelewski Screenwriter
Tom Rosenberg Producer
Ted Tannenbaum Executive Producer
Marcus Viscidi Co-producer
Happy Walters Musical Direction/Supervision
Richard S. Wright Co-producer
Gabriel Yared Score Composer
Meredith Zamsky Associate Producer

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. "Let Him Go" [:18]
2. "Tears Before Bedtime" [:10]
3. House Keys [2:31]
4. Miss American Pie [3:48]
5. First Runner Up [3:13]
6. Independence Day [2:08]
7. Morning After [2:57]
8. "Next Best Thing" [2:08]
9. Father and Friend [4:47]
10. Preparation [3:29]
11. New Year's Party [:12]
12. Questions [5:55]
13. Workout [1:55]
14. Abbie's Date [4:12]
15. 5 Words [1:59]
16. Job Offer [:11]
17. Attorney [4:12]
18. Abbie's Secret [3:48]
19. Rights of a Father [3:05]
20. Robert's Plan [4:27]
21. Roast Beast Thursday [:51]
22. Epilogue/End Credits [10:32]

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