GenreDrama, Mystery, Thriller Music directorJohn Murphy WriterVictoria Strouse LanguageEnglish
Release dateApril 12, 2002 (2002-04-12) CastMia Kirshner (Alicia Campbell), Meredith Monroe (Hadley Ashton), Dominique Swain (Sidney Connors), Scott Bairstow (Trevor), Rachel True (Julianne McDowell Levinson), Taye Diggs (Artie Bonner) Similar moviesSliver, Unlawful Entry, Blackhat, The Broken, Jamon Jamon, Bloody Moon
TaglineHow far would you go to fit in?
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New Best Friend is a 2002 American film based on a story by author James Edwards. The film was originally owned by MGM, which eventually let this film go. Since then, TriStar Pictures acquired the rights to distribute this film in the United States and some other territories, primarily for home video market; still, TriStar Pictures gave this film a limited theatrical release in the United States on April 12, 2002.
A North Carolina sheriff (Taye Diggs) investigates the near-fatal drug overdose of a working class college girl (Mia Kirshner) and discovers many sordid details of her life before and during her descent into drugs and debauchery.