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The Back-Up Plan

Published:Wednesday | April 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

After years of dating, Zoë has decided that 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. That same day, Zoë meets Stan, a man with real possibilities.

Trying to nurture a budding relationship and hide the early signs of pregnancy becomes a comedy of errors for Zoë and creates confusing signals for Stan. When Zoë nervously reveals the reason for her unpredictable behaviour, Stan commits fully and says he's in. The real pregnancy test comes when both of them realise they really don't know each other outside 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 can doing it backwards in hyper-drive be proof positive that they were made for each other?

The Back-Up Plan is a romantic comedy, starring Jennifer Lopez and Alex O'Loughlin. The film is directed by Alan Poul and distributed by CBS Films.