Year: 2007
UK: Chelsea Films
Cast: Helen Hunt, Colin Firth, Bette Midler, Matthew Broderick, Lynn Cohen, Ben Shenkman, John Benjamin Hickey, Maggie Siff, Schuster Vance, Salman Rushdie
Director: Helen Hunt
Country: USA
USA & UK: 100 mins
USA Rated: R for language and some sexual content
UK Certificate: 15 contains strong language and sex references
USA Release Date: 2 May 2008 (Limited Release - wider)
USA Release Date: 25 April 2008 (Limited Release - New York)
UK Release Date: 4 July 2008 (Limited Release)

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Based on the best selling novel by Elinor Lipman, THEN SHE FOUND ME is the directorial debut of Helen Hunt's and won the prestigious Audience Award at the 2008 Palm Springs International Film Festival.

In this romantic comedy drama, a teacher, April Epner (Helen Hunt), reaches a mid-life crisis when, in quick succession, her husband leaves, her adoptive mother dies and her real one, Bernice (Bette Midler), an eccentric talk show host, materializes and turns her life upside down, as Hunt begins a courtship with the father of one of her students.