TV presenter Will Chaney is as cute as they get and a dear devoted daddy to his pre-teen son Benjamin 'Ben'. Alas the somewhat shy, confused boy is the only good thing that came out of Will's marriage. Under divorce custody rules Will picks up Ben at Denver airport at the start - and near tears drops him off again at the end of every major school holiday. There Will meets divorcée Jane, who similarly picks up and drops off her daughter. Both good, involuntarily part-time parents hold back dating to spare their kids another traumatic break-up. Luckily their best friends, Will's cameraman Charlie and Jane's sister Georgia, encourage them to go out together. Once Ben gets used to the situation, at last saying 'dad' instead of Will, he gives his crucial blessing, even picks Jane over the only other date dad presented to him, so exit Maddie. Finally Will considers a bold move, which however is probably detrimental to his first shot at promotion from weatherman to news-desk presenter, as ...
Love doesn't always arrive on time.
Did You Know?
Kathy Baker, who has an uncredited role as the mother of Amanda Detmer's character, is married to the film's director, her second husband, Steven Robman. See more
So Close to Getting Close
Written by Joe Lervold
& Sandy Sherman
Performed by Patrick Maier
& The Joel Evans Quartet
Courtesy of Position Music & Cinemasters See more