Based on the #1 international bestselling book by Kate Long, Twilight heartthrob Robert Pattinson stars in, The Bad Mother’s Handbook. Catherine Tate of the BBC’s “Doctor Who” rounds out the cast with Anne Reid (Hot Fuzz) and Holly Grainger (BBC’s “Demons”). The film makes its DVD, Digital Download and On Demand premiere on August 24th for the suggested retail price of $26.98.
Daniel (Pattinson), the shy nerd at school, has a crush on popular gal-pal Charlotte (Grainger) and he would do anything for her. When she discovers she is going to be a teenage mom, Daniel tries to help with all of the stress, drama and anxiety that comes with it. The drama unfolds as Daniel tags along with the dysfunctional family of three independent and outspoken women during the emotional ride of motherhood and adolescent woes. The next nine months become a journey of courage and strength filled with laughter, love and tears.
Catherine Tate BBC’s “Doctor Who,” BBC’s “The Catherine Tate Show,” Love and Other Disasters
Holly Grainger BBC’s “Demons,” BBC’s “Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia,” The Scouting Book for Boys
Anne Reid BBC’s “Ladies of Letters,” BBC’s “Five Days,” Hot Fuzz, Savage Grace
Steve John Shepherd Layer Cake, Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones, From Hell
Robert Pattinson The Twilight Saga, Remember Me, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Steve Pemberton Match Point, Mr. Bean’s Holiday, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Oliver Lee Hilary and Jackie, King Ponce, Awaydays, TV’s “Hollyoaks: In the City”
Year of Production: 2008 Title Copyright: 2007 Ruby Television Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Type: Home Entertainment Premiere Rating: PG-13 for sexual content, language, thematic elements and some smoking Genre: Comedy Closed Captioned: English Subtitles: English and Spanish Format: Widescreen Feature Running Time: 70 minutes DVD Audio Status: 5.1 Dolby Digital