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?
The handwriting on the list that Ruth has made of Bob's assets changes several times throughout the movie. See more
What's the matter with your clothes?
You did the laundry.
Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Gums
Written by Dieter Meier
and Boris Blank
Performed by Yello
Provided Courtesy of Mercury Records See more