After getting fired, a man winds up working for his wife’s father while she takes care of the baby. Doing a story about her ex-boyfriend, who makes his life miserable, he worries that she will take his side and that he’s in for the worst.
The Ex is a 2006 American comedy film directed by Jesse Peretz and starring Zach Braff, Amanda Peet and Jason Bateman. The film had a wide release planned for January 19, 2007, and then March 9, 2007. It was originally promoted under the working title Fast Track. It was released on May 11, 2007. Co-stars include Charles Grodin, in his first film appearance since 1994, Donal Logue and Mia Farrow.