Academy Award® winner Natalie Portman (Black Swan) lights up the screen with an ?utterly fearless performance (Rob Nelson, Variety) in this frank, funny, and heart-wrenching adaptation of bestselling author Ayelet Waldman?s novel Love and Other Impossible Pursuits. Emilia is a Harvard law school graduate who falls in love with her married boss, Jack (Scott Cohen), a high-powered New York lawyer. Starting a new life together, Emilia and Jack?s happiness turns to grief when they lose their newborn daughter. Devastated but determined to carry on, Emilia struggles to connect with her precocious new stepson William (Charlie Tahan), and resist the interference of Jack?s jealous ex- wife (Lisa Kudrow). An all-star cast makes this journey of love, loss, and rebuilding one of the year?s most heartfelt and touching dramas.