The Object of My Affection

The Object of My Affection (1998)

Sometimes The Most Desirable Relationship Is The One You Can't Have

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 1998-04-17
  • User Rating: 5.8/10 from 158 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 51min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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A pregnant New York social worker begins to develop romantic feelings for her gay best friend, and decides she'd rather raise her child with him, much to the dismay of her overbearing boyfriend.

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  • Jennifer Aniston

    as Nina Borowski
  • Paul Rudd

    as George Hanson
  • Hayden Panettiere

    as Mermaid
  • Alan Alda

    as Sidney Miller
  • Allison Janney

    as Constance Miller
  • John Pankow

    as Vince McBride
  • Steve Zahn

    as Frank Hanson
  • Nigel Hawthorne

    as Rodney Fraser
  • Gabriel Macht

    as Steve Casillo
  • Kevin Carroll

    as Louis Crowley
  • Sarah Hyland

    as Molly
  • Tim Daly

    as Dr. Robert Joley
  • Audra McDonald

    as Wedding Singer
  • Amo Gulinello

    as Paul James
  • Paz de la Huerta

    as 13-Year-Old Sally
Editing Tariq Anwar Editor
Sound George Fenton Original Music Composer
Art Jane Musky Production Design
Camera Oliver Stapleton Director of Photography
Art Susan Bode Set Decoration
Art Patricia Woodbridge Art Direction
Directing Nicholas Hytner Director
Writing Wendy Wasserstein Screenplay
Writing Stephen McCauley Novel