1998 – The Object of My Affection

Paul as George Hanson
Directed by: Nicholas Hytner
Written by: Wendy Wasserstein
Produced by: Laurence Mark
Production year: 1997
Original release: April 17, 1998
Running time: 1 hour, 54 minutes
Other cast: Jennifer Aniston, Kali Rocha
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New York City social worker Nina Borowski (Jennifer Aniston) invites her gay friend, George (Paul Rudd), to move into her apartment after he breaks up with his longtime lover, Robert (Tim Daly). Meanwhile, Nina gets pregnant and decides to keep the baby — but end her relationship with the child’s father, boyfriend Vince (John Pankow). As Nina and George live and raise the baby together, the two grow close — and Nina realizes she’s beginning to fall in love with her friend.