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What is a good movie to watch and laugh or cry to while you are pregnant and emotional?

I want to raid Netflix for a day of movie therapy

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Asked by girlneffy at 9:53 PM on Sep. 19, 2008 in Just for Fun

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  • I loved "where the heart is"

    Answer by Momforhealth at 1:35 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • Fools Rush In (Selma Hayek and Matthew Perry)

    Answer by Cris76 at 1:42 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • I loved movies about other pregnant women. Like juno or knocked up. Maybe not women in the same situation other then carrying a baby but you will find that even in their situations there are a lot of similarities you can relate to. These movies will make you laugh and cry not to mention address some of those pregnant feelings you sometimes think your the only one that gets

    Answer by cassief at 1:46 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • When Harry Met Sally, You've Got Mail, and For Keeps were a few I didn't see mentioned.

    Answer by JC4everMommy at 2:12 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • Big Fish is a really great movie! The end is so heartbreaking and loving.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:33 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • For crying: Steel Magnolias, Terms of Endearment and Somewhere In Time
    For laughing: The Replacements, Grumpy Old Men, Meet the Fockers
    Both: Family Stone

    Answer by kaitie64 at 2:35 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • None. Any movie you see with make you emotional. (esp documentaries, lol.)
    I remember many yrs ago taking my little niece to see Disney's Pocahontas...I was all choked up at the end on the brink of totally balling out. It was horrible!

    Answer by annlei at 2:50 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • knocked up, juno, the notebook, i am sam, dirty dancing

    Answer by alexis_06 at 3:04 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • Gangs of New York. I cried so much during that movie when I was PG with my 2nd.

    Answer by upintrees at 3:51 AM on Sep. 20, 2008

  • Penny Serenade. IF you like older movies and can get them on Netflix.

    Its got Cary Grant and Irene Dunne. BEST movie ever!!!!!!!!! Laughter, tears...the whole caboodle.

    Answer by ShadowMonkey at 4:34 PM on Sep. 20, 2008

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