Overall Rank: 3831
Average Rating: 2.7/4
# of Ratings: 43
Theatrical Release Date: 09/18/1992
Genre: Drama, Romance
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Woody Allen
Actors: Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Judy Davis, Sydney Pollack, Juliette Lewis, Liam Neeson
Plot: When Jack and Sally announce their divorce, it comes as a surprise to Gabe and Judy - who are struggling in their own relationship. As they watch Jack and Sally meet new people - they themselves find attraction in new places. -- Chris Kavan
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 07/04/2019
Just when you think you hit the bottom of the film, it ends up being a little more deeper than you thought. Its sit down interview style is unexpected, but appreciated, as it adds to the movie's realism.
SIngli6 - wrote on 10/15/2012
Woody Allen goes Dogme 95 for his study of matrimonial disillusionment among the upper crust of New York's most parasitic intellectuals. This whole film feels like a dare on Allen's part to his audience on how long they can stand being sucked into a void of insufferable, insecure, middle-class vermin and pretentious impressionistic visuals before they deliriously cry out for their gods. Well, Mr. Allen, you'd be lucky if most of them lasted five minutes. And don't even get me started on Juliette Lewis. The woman doesn't act terribly; she plain doesn't act.
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cinegeek.de - wrote on 06/21/2016
Our Daily Free Stream: Woody Allen - Husbands And Wives. Die Eröffnungs-Sequenz von Woody Allens Husbands and Wives - ein langer, ununterbrochener Shot, ganz so als befänden wir uns in einer Doku. Die Kamera stolpert hin und her, führt uns nervös zuckend durch den Raum in dem zwei lange verheiratete Paare zusammen sitzen. Das eine Ehepaar erklärt dem anderen, dass sie sich scheiden lassen wollen. Man hätte dieses Gespräch auch mit einem Stativ filmen können, doch offensichtlich wollte Woody Allen etwas anderes erreichen. Er wollte eine gehetzte, verrückte Kamera, die genauso durcheinander ist wie die Charaktere in Husbands And Wives. Sydney Pollack (ja, der Regisseur!) und Judy Davis spielen das Paar, welches die Scheidung einreicht. Ganz entspannt und vernünftig. Die …
Daniel Corleone - wrote on 11/08/2012
"Maybe in the end, the idea was not to expect too much out of life." - Gabe. Smart script, poorly executed film with a popular theme of marriage and infidelities. A story of two couples namely Jack (Pollack) and Sally (Davis), and Gabe (Allen) and Judy (Farrow). Soundtrack almost non existent, the documentary style of shooting was dizzying when doing close-ups and acting just felt rehearsed. Its only good point was the screenplay with lines: Judy - "Change is what life is made of! Change - if you don't change, you don't grow, you just shrivel up!" Sally - "You're great 'til you start to show your age - then they want a newer model." Husbands and Wives seems to intellectual and scripted to be entertaining and realistic. It doesn't show whether its a documentary, drama or comedy, …
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