Obvious Child Synopsis
What happens when Brooklyn comedian Donna Stern (Jenny Slate) gets dumped, fired and pregnant just in time for the worst/best Valentine's Day of her life?
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Movie Reviews

Very funny

By evie5634
Lots of funny lines natural performances and genuine situations. The people are real and likable and the star is willing to make fun of herself. A real comedienne, we recognize ourselves in her. Its...

By Fofolle
A fun and honest rom-com for a more current audience. I laughed a lot....

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By bonandhow
Something for anyone with an open mind and good sense of humor. Can't imagine any woman, that wouldn't enjoy this delightful movie....

Funny, Well-Acted, and Realistic Point of View Film

By cameronesq
I had already had an introduction to this film on Comedy Bang! Bang! and Doug Loves Movies and other podcasts I enjoy. I knew that I would love this film from the opening scene, but as it progressed,...

Incredibly Honest and Funny

By Ilsa
Not like any rom com I've seen before. Highly recommended to anyone not offended by the abortion theme....

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By mlm1212124
The comedy part - Clearly for the younger than 35 crowd that enjoys women being crude The poignant part - addressing an unwanted pregnancy...

By arau99
Loved this movie from beginning to end!...

By dbaggett1
Terrible. I did not laugh once. Also, she is very difficult to understand - about half of the time I could not understand her voice at all. No way this couple could have anything in common. Total...

By kudzulibrary
There are a few cheesy moments, but this movie is damn near perfect. So unapologetically real and often hilarious. Finally Hollywood seems to be catching up to feminism....

Great performances!

By besweet75
Very real, very funny!...

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Rated R | For language and sexual content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Smart, irreverent, edgy romcom about complex choices.
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