Ruth is a wife and mother who tries to please her husband (Bob) but finds him pulling away and spending more time at the office than at home. When he begins an affair with a famous romance novelist (Mary) and leaves Ruth to raise their kids, she decides she's had enough of playing nice docile housewife. Ruth endeavors to show Bob and Mary the truth about themselves and each other, while creating a new successful life of her own. Written by
Revenge Is Sweet... And Low.
Did You Know?
During the first dinner scene with Mary Fisher, her mother, Bob Patchett, and his kids, Mary's mother reveals that Mary is really 41 years old when Mary herself claimed to be 34. (Meryl Streep
) herself was actually 39 when filming of She-Devil
(1989) began, and turned 40 on June 22nd, 1989, during the film's production. See more
When Mary Fisher is making faces in the mirror in her bedroom you can see the shadow of the cameraman on her reflection after she puts her white brush down on the dressing table. See more
I've always been totally honest with you.
That's What I Call Love
Written by Ashley Cadell
and Kate Ceberano
Performed by Kate Ceberano
Provided Courtesy of London Records See more