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Jackie is a divorced mother of two. Isabel is the career minded girlfriend of Jackie’s ex-husband Luke, forced into the role of unwelcome stepmother to their children. But when Jackie discovers she is ill, both women realise they must put aside their differences to find a common ground and celebrate
MPAA Rating PG-13
Release Date 1998-12-25
Runtime 124 minutes
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anita_skop shared a tip "An absolute tearjerker that gives you characters you just care so much about!"
sky_eichler shared a tip "Best movie!!!"
whitney_macklin shared a tip "This movie will make you cry but it's good"
biff_7247 shared a tip "Heart-wrenchingly beautiful. I cry every single time I watch it but I still love it"
regina1026 shared a tip "Heartbreaking, but powerful. A good movie that will stick with you."
dawn_penn_turpin shared a tip "One of my all time favorites"
poetsona_. shared a tip "A real deep tear jerker"
maudie_bro shared a tip "Very heartfelt and touching movie. The actors are great!"
joy_black_8494 shared a tip "I thought they did a good job with the subject. Plus..ain't no mountain high enough."
kari_campbell shared a tip "Coming from a split home this movie gave me an insight to how my moms feel trying to share those special moments"
chatna_lon shared a tip "Loved it"
john_crowe shared a tip "It was just brilliant"
suzanne_jessip shared a tip "Lots of Kleenex"
fannie_mae_wilcox shared a tip "This is by far my favorite, being both a Mom & step mom."
joyce_beach shared a tip "Oh i absolutely love this movie. It gets the tears flowing every time"
brittany_melendez shared a tip "Beautiful film! Had moments a laughter, anger, and of course... tears! It’s a movie that I will rewatch over and over."
melcena_knapp shared a tip "One of my all time favorites"
jessica_moreno shared a tip "Great story about the struggles of being a step mom and working together to co parent"
mrityunjay_kumar shared a tip "Yeah, I really like the direction"
okd shared a tip "Stepmom is a very underrated movie, it's one of my favourites! Can't choose a fav part :)"
melanie_timm_pynenb shared a tip "Another one i really like that is similar but different.....lol is Letters to God"
melanie_timm_pynenb shared a tip "Shoot wrong movie...."
mary_berto_grubbs shared a tip "Cried like a baby 😭"
kara_demetropoulos shared a tip "One of my favorite Julia Roberts movies - I practically know it by heart!"
jan_hill shared a tip "Definitely made me ugly cry!"
whitney_goodsite shared a tip "heartbreaking!"
rosella_lafevre shared a tip "Powerful story about family and loss that makes me cry every time."
livi.rclm shared a tip "by the end i was sobbing"