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Novalee Nation is a 17-year-old Tennessee transient who has to grow up in a hurry when she's left pregnant and abandoned by her boyfriend on a roadside, and takes refuge in the friendly aisles of Wal-Mart. Eventually, some eccentric but kindly strangers 'adopt' Novalee and her infant daughter, helpi

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2000-04-27

Runtime 120 minutes

Budget $15m

Revenue $34m


TMDB 7.1


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sher_free shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ rewatch"

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kathy_clyne shared a tip "I love this movie"

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shena_frazier shared a tip "Love, Love Love"

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leah_rose_7496 shared a tip "I own this movie one of my all time movies."

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nharper09 shared a tip "Good one! Small town feels"

jolie_silverstein shared a tip "Yes very sweet but peppered with domestic violence so it may not be best for everyone."

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leslie_abram shared a tip "Oh how I loved this movie and all the "cravings" kiddos.. such a wonderful story about redemption and survival and acceptance!"

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cynthia_217 shared a tip "This is so heartwarming. Such a comfort type movie."

brittney_nicole_7005 shared a tip "One of my absolute favorites 💖"

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a.erin.m shared a tip "It has every heart warming thing you need and love in a movie."

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amanda_davidson_8559 shared a tip "Perfect"

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dom_mcconnell shared a tip "10/10 would recommend"

kayla_gutierreez shared a tip "When the man jumped through the glass to help the girl that was going into labor"

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alyssa_wloczewski shared a tip "I love this movie, it gave me so many emotions and i just loved it, it was so heartfelt and i definitely recommend it!"

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gina_mitchell_7176 shared a tip "Best movie..my daughter and I watched it together many times"

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karen_green_2974 shared a tip "One of my favorites."

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sunflowerbaby19 shared a tip "I liked the movie."

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chris_thielking shared a tip "Natalie Portman"

roni_moye shared a tip "It’s one of my favorites. Rizo from Grease is one of the main actresses."

roni_moye shared a tip "It’s one of my favorites. Rizo from Grease is one of the main actresses."

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autumn_emerson shared a tip "It's a good kinda growing up story. I use to call this movie "the walmart baby movie"."

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tashinka_roz shared a tip "Love this movie."

sarah_g_7746 shared a tip "This isn’t a particularly good movie, but I love it."

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annylu_castro shared a tip "Cheesy and cute."

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liz_cummings shared a tip "Everything"

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daimler_diol shared a tip "Love this movie from my childhood, inspirational."

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