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Revenge of the Stepford Wives (1980)

TV Movie  |  PG  |   |  Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  12 October 1980 (USA)
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A TV reporter arrives in Stepford to do a story on the American town with the lowest crime and divorce rates and the tightest real-estate market (no one ever leaves). She needs an assistant... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kaye Foster
Megan Brady
Barbara Parkinson
Officer Andy Brady
Arthur Hill ...
Dale 'Diz' Corbett
Ellen Weston ...
Thomas Hill ...
Dr. Edgar Trent
Gay Rowan ...
Bruce Manson (as Jim McKrell)
Lee Warrick ...
Sally Tarshis (as Lee Benard)
Ed Bell ...
Gary Tarshis (as Edward Bell)
Sheldon Feldner ...
Norman Kahn
Howard Witt ...
Police Chief
Henry the Druggist


A TV reporter arrives in Stepford to do a story on the American town with the lowest crime and divorce rates and the tightest real-estate market (no one ever leaves). She needs an assistant, and after interviewing the seemingly-plastic women of Stepford, jumps at the chance to hire the down-to-earth Megan, who's married to a newly-hired cop who hasn't yet moved into the town. Four times a day a siren sounds and every woman in town takes a pill (they each claim it's a thyroid condition). Accidents start to happen, Megan disappears for a couple of days, and the reporter realizes something is amiss. When Megan returns as a full-fledged Stepford wife, it's time for action. Written by <>

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12 October 1980 (USA)  »

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I got a kick out of this version!
12 April 2004 | by (Boston, MA) – See all my reviews

It's so darn-tootin' silly it will make you larf. Esp. Julie K.'s part! Very campy -- I would recommend it to all who enjoy simple mindless entertainment! Sometimes you gotta watch movies that arn't so dark and stressful. After saying that, I have to admit that Monster is one of my favs and you can't get any darker than that! So, I guess moderation is the key.==I liked the original Stepford Wives, however, she seemed too helpless and I think they should have developed more about her relationship with her kids so you could feel how much she loved them. There seemed to be an empty space left in their absence. I loved the drawings one of the men would sketch right before each woman's "transformation" -- they were haunting and be

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