Husbands and Wives

"Very Good"

Husbands and Wives Review


Woody Allen took a turn toward the exceptionally nasty with this bleak yet strangely compelling look at modern romance. Between Mia Farrow and Judy Davis, it's tough to find two actresses that exude contempt more readily, and there's indeed plenty of shrieking and hitting in the picture, which opens with Davis and husband Sydney Pollack announcing their divorce. A whirlwind series of affairs and acrimony follows, all captured on nausiating shakycam. Lots of hate in this movie, but it's strangely endearing. I'm not quite sure why. It's also worth noting that the film came out immediately after Allen and Farrow split up.


Husbands and Wives

Facts and Figures

Run time: 108 mins

In Theaters: Friday 18th September 1992

Distributed by: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Production compaines: TriStar Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Fresh: 36

IMDB: 7.6 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer:

Starring: as Prof. Gabriel 'Gabe' Roth, as Judy Roth, as Jack, as Michael Gates, as Rain, as Sally, as Sam, amie de Jack, Cristi Conaway as Shawn Grainger - Call Girl, as Paul, le rendez-vous de Sally

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