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?
Jeffrey Jones was the first choice for the role of Bob Patchett See more
The handwriting on the list that Ruth has made of Bob's assets changes several times throughout the movie. See more
I've always been totally honest with you.
Referenced in Videoclub
Performed by Chubby Checker
& The Fat Boys
Provided Courtesy of Tin Pan Apple Records See more