Rob Salinger (Dudley Moore) is the host of a typically inane TV talk show in Los Angeles. He's happily married to a busy and competent attorney, Micki (Ann Reinking), and yearns to be a father, but her breakneck schedule keeps them from having enough time to even try for a child. Rob
meets Maude (Amy Irving), a seductive cellist who sets her sights on him. She has no idea that he's married, and he manages to carry off the deception until she announces that she's pregnant. Rob does the proper thing and marries Maude, believing that bigamy is the only answer to his problem. When
Micki gets pregnant, too, and starts consulting the same gynecology team as Maude, the fu...