The Next Best Thing Script

Script by:Tom Ropelewski (Screenplay)
Directed by:John Schlesinger

Plot:A comedy-drama about best friends - one a straight woman, Abbie, the other a gay man, Robert - who decide to have a child together. Five years later, Abbie falls in love with a straight man and wants to move away with her and Robert's little boy Sam, and a nasty custody battle ensues.