Where the Heart Is Trailer & Clips


Where the Heart Is full movie is released on Apr 28, 2000. Watch Where the Heart Is online - the English Comedy movie from United States , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $40,863,718. Where the Heart Is is directed by Matt Williams and created by Lowell Ganz with Natalie Portman and Ashley Judd. Where the Heart Is is available online on The Roku Channel and Apple iTunes.

Novalee Nation (Natalie Portman) is a pregnant seventeen-year-old from Tennessee heading to California with her boyfriend Willie Jack Pickens (Dylan Bruno), but is abandoned by him at a Walmart in Sequoyah, Oklahoma. Novalee has no job, no skills, and only five dollars and fifty-five cents in her pocket, so she secretly lives in the Walmart until her daughter Americus (Mackenzie Fitzgerald) is born six weeks later. Novalee decides to raise her daughter and rebuild her life in Sequoyah, Oklahoma, with the help of eccentric but kind strangers. Based on the best-selling novel by Billie Letts.

As know as:

Wo Dein Herz schlägt, Άγγιγμα καρδιάς, Où le coeur nous mène, La fuerza del amor, Там, където е сърцето

Release Date:

Apr 28, 2000

Release Date (Streaming):

Jan 08, 2002


United States



Stream Service:

20th Century Fox

Production Companies:

Twentieth Century Fox, Wind Dancer Productions

Gross worldwide:



Laughter is harder... Friendship is stronger... Trust is deeper... When it comes from the heart., Discover where the emotion is...the friendship is...and the laughter is...


Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
by rottentomatoes, Sep 07, 2011
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media
A chick flick that's as yummy as eating bon-bons.
by rottentomatoes, Dec 29, 2010
Rick Groen
Globe and Mail
Not possessing much in the way of a character arc, saints are boring to watch and impossible to act.
by rottentomatoes, Apr 25, 2003

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