Ruth is a wife and mother who tries to please her husband, even though she is fat. But when her husband falls into an affair with a certain romance novelist, Ruth goes bezerk and demands revenge. First she embarresses her husband when his parents come over to dinner. Then when he leaves her for good, Ruth comes up with a list of everything that belongs to her husband then the revenge is to destroy all of it. Because, she's a She Devil! Written by
Revenge Is Sweet... And Low.
Did You Know?
Director Susan Seidelman
reportedly didn't realise that a highly regarded BBC adaptation had already been made of Fay Weldon
's novel until she was well into production. See more
Ruth's dress changes from the time she leaves the house prior to the explosion to the time the house explodes and once again back to the former dress when she escorts Andy and Nicolette away from the rubble. See more
So, are you saying she was... promiscuous?
"Promiscuous"? She was a teen-aged tramp; she couldn't get enough! She would do it anywhere, anytime, and with anyone! She got knocked up when she was sixteen.
"You Can Have Him"
Performed by Carmel
Provided Courtesy of London Records See more