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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Tina Fey
Amy Poehler
Dax Shepard
Erica Berg
Greg Kinnear
Sigourney Weaver
Directors
Michael McCullers
Screenwriters
Michael McCullers
Running Time
99 minutes

Baby Mama
Hollywood’s funniest women give birth to a beauty


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Plot
Told that she cannot have children, successful 37 year-old health food executive Kate (Fey) employs a surrogate in the form of mouthy white trash Angie (Poehler). When Angie moves into Kate’s apartment, the road to motherhood proves very bumpy.


Verdict
Fey and Poehler are better than 95 per cent of the innumerable male comedy double acts around at the moment. May they never part, because their work here is an utter joy.


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