The Back-up Plan is a comedy that explores courtship, love, marriage and family in reverse.
After years of dating, Zoe (Jennifer Lopez) has decided waiting for the right one is taking too long. Determined to become a mother, she commits to a plan, makes an appointment and decides to go it alone. On the day of her artificial insemination, Zoe meets Stan (Alex O’Loughlin) a man with real possibilities.
Trying to nurture a budding relationship and hide the early signs of pregnancy becomes a comedy of errors for Zoe and creates confusing signals for Stan When Zoe nervously reveals the reason for her unpredictable behavior, Stan commits fully and says he’s in Never before has love seen a courtship where a wild night of sex involves three in a bed “ Stan, Zoe and the ever-present massive pregnancy pillow. Or, where date night consists of being the focal point at a near-stranger’s water birth which does for kiddie pools what Jaws did for swimming in the ocean. The real pregnancy test comes when both of them realize they really don’t know each other outside of hormonal chaos and birth preparations. With the nine month clock ticking, both begin to experience cold feet. Anyone can fall in love, get married and have a baby but doing it backwards in hyper-drive could be proof positive that they were made for each other.
Jennifer Lopez (Monster-In-Law, Shall We Dance) and Alex O’Loughlin (Moonlight,August Rush) star in The Back-up Plan for CBS Films, the film division within CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS). The project, which commenced principal photography in Los Angeles on May 11, will be the first feature film release for the company and is currently set to release on April 16, 2010.
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Different Heather this time. I cant wait to see this movie. I hope it does well. Anybody know when this poster would be up in theathers in the El Cajon area?
I like this version of the movie poster much better, not so distorted or fake looking. It looks like you can see more of Alex’s handsome face and white hot smile. Maybe it’s the way the pic is cut, but I like this one. Hope this is a success for Alex – he definitely deserves it, especially now. Hope he keep that sparkle in his eyes.
Has anyone ever heard of “Giglia”?
I am so-so looking forward to this movie. It sounds adorable. However, because I can hear a movie and must rely on closed caption, seeing it will have to wait until it is released in DVD 4-6 months after the movie is shown in April 2010. I hope everyone of you provide me with an opinion (hopefully loving it) when it is released. I am bitter with CBS on the cancellation of Three Rivers and Moonlight. However, those who have the gold make the rules, and CBS has the gold.