The 20 Best Pregnancy Movies to Watch While You’re Pregnant

Sugar & Spice
The head of the cheerleaders gets knocked up by the captain of the football team (James Marsden!!!). In a show of friendship, all the other cheerleaders devise this stellar idea to help their friend –they’re going to rob a bank!
Due Date
When an expectant father (with a baby due in five days) screws up his flight plans, he's forced to hitch a ride with an eccentric aspiring actor in one of the strangest, yet kind-of-endearing, cross-country road trip to get back in time.
Labor Pains
To save herself from being fired, Thea (Lindsay Lohan) fakes a pregnancy. When she starts to enjoy how she is treated, she attempts to keep up the lie for nine months. We would never try it, but you’ve got to give a girl credit.
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The Back-Up Plan
Zoe, a single New Yorker with family dreams, won’t let a string of bad men stop her from being a mom (you go girl!). She follows through with her back-up plan to be a mom, even without a father, only to meet Mr. Right…right after getting pregnant.
Raising Arizona
So this couple can’t actually get pregnant, though that’s probably a good thing. When they see chance, they steal one of a rich man’s quintuplets (who needs 5 babies anyway?), and as you can easily predict, drama and hilarity ensue.
Oh, Arnold, what possessed you? As scientist Dr. Alex Hesse who, as part of a fertility research project, agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body, the Schwarzenegger mostly pulls it off. Still, what a bold career move.
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Rosemary's Baby
OK, it’s not the most enlightening or happy view of pregnancy but nonetheless important to note for this feature since poor Mia Farrow goes through hell, quite literally, during her first pregnancy--carrying the child of SATAN, that is.
Where the Heart Is
This is the movie where Natalie Portman gives birth in a Walmart. That being said, it’s actually a very sweet movie (closeted favorite) that explores how having a baby can help a person create their own family.
Away We Go
Longtime thirty-something couple Burt and Verona are going to have a baby. The pregnancy progresses smoothly, but six months in, the pair is put off and put out by the cavalierly delivered news from Burt's parents Jerry and Gloria that the eccentric elder Farlanders are moving out of Colorado - thereby eliminating the expectant couple's main reason for living there. So, where, and among whom of those closest to them, might Burt and Verona best put down roots to raise their impending bundle of jo
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Look Who's Talking
A pregnant woman (Kirstie Alley), ditched by her boyfriend, who would have been a bad husband/father, on the way to the delivery room. Lucky for her, she finds love in a taxicab.
She's Having A Baby
This is John Hughes’ take on the whole concept of parenthood, as experienced by a yuppie couple.Being young, they are perhaps a bit unprepared for the full reality of it all--but that’s when it gets fun.
When Jenna, a waitress in a cheery southern diner, discovers that she's pregnant with her immature husband's baby, she doesn't exactly jump for joy. Suddenly hopeless, her dreams for a better life are in ruins, until a good-looking doctor arrives in town.
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Nine Months
Pregnancy from a male perspective--a selfish commitment-phobe (Hugh Grant), who realizes he might have to change his lifestyle for better or much, much worse when he finds out his longtime girlfriend is pregnant.
Father of the Bride Part II
After Father Of The Bride, the logical step for Bride 2 would be for the bride to get pregnant. Except in this scenario, Banks’ lovely wife (Diane Keaton) also gets pregnant at the same time.
Baby Mama
Tina Fey plays a single, successful women, with a uterus “too hostile to have a child,” so she goes the surrogacy route. Except she doesn’t expect to be given working class moocher, Angie Ostrowski (Amy Poehler), as her baby mama.
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For Keeps
There were teen pregnancies before Juno. Back in 1988, when Molly Ringwald was still an ‘80s It girl, she shocked everyone by playing a high school senior named Darcy who gets pregnant, gets married and tries to make it.
A pregnancy movie everyone forgets, but needs mentioning. Mary, a born again, gets pregnant by her boyfriend Dean, in an attempt to regain his heterosexuality. It’s an interesting assortment of humor, religious satire, and teen pregnancy.
What To Expect When You're Expecting
As a movie, this was one of the most boring deliveries. What this movie did provide us with was an excellent take on how different pregnancy is for every woman.
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Juno proves unwanted teen pregnancies aren’t all totally unhappy experiences. She can’t keep the baby, so she finds the right set of parents. Even though things don’t go as planned, she handles it with a fair amount of wit and charm.
Knocked Up
A classic case of the “Ooops!” When total slacker Ben (Seth Rogen) inadvertently hooks up with hottie Alison (Katherine Heigl) for one night of drunken pleasure, they don’t expect the results of a misused (or NOT used) condom.