My 5 Wives (2000)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  8 September 2000 (USA)
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Monte Peterson, a rich real-estate developer, is going through his third divorce. His friend Ray has found a good site for a ski resort in Utah, and Monte comes to bid on the land, ... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Don Giovanni
Shuffles (as Rob Deleeuw)
Stephanie (as Judy Tylor)
Emily (as Angelika Baran)


Monte Peterson, a rich real-estate developer, is going through his third divorce. His friend Ray has found a good site for a ski resort in Utah, and Monte comes to bid on the land, competing with local banker Preston Gates. Monte knew that, in order to take possession of the land, he would have to convert to the local religion, a sort of cross between Mormonism and Amish (no smoking, no drinking, bigamy and simple living/dressing encouraged). What he didn't know was that the deed to the land also included the three wives of the deceased former owner. He also buys another plot, and the two wives that come with it, in part because they are much better cooks. Gates, meanwhile, wants the land to build an Indian casino, and is mixed up with some mobsters. There's a trip to Las Vegas, a female-empowerment seminar, a jailbreak, and other complications too absurd to mention. Written by Jon Reeves <>

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Never has one man had to do so much with so little.



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sex-related humor | See all certifications »





Release Date:

8 September 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Kaikki viisi vaimoani  »

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Did You Know?


When the wives break Rodney out of the jail, they are driving a Green garbage truck with the Red dumpster on the front. Later, after the cops are chasing them down the road, the garbage truck and dumpster are both Red. See more »


Monte Peterson: My wife isn't too smart, you know. She has to reach inside her bra to count to two.
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References Little House on the Prairie (1974) See more »


La Donna e Mobile
Written by Giuseppe Verdi (as Guiseppe Verdi)
Performed by John Jay Hebert (as Jay Hebert)
Arranged by John Jay Hebert (as Jay Hebert)
Published by Lookout Kitty Inc.
Courtesy of Lookout Kitty Inc.
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Sweet, Yet another Rodney great!!
15 November 2000 | by (Cali) – See all my reviews

I'm a huge fan of Rodney even though he is way before my time, I'm only 19 so most of his stuff was done before I was around. Now I just watch as many as I can and I was amazed to find out that he is actually still working which is great because he is one of the funniest guys I've seen, I saw Wally Sparks and Godson among others in the past but now he came out with this masterpiece called my 5 Wives. It's simply a Rodney Dangerfield look at mormans, mainly the sexual side heh. I can't and won't spoil anything of course but trust me if you love the usual Rodney then he has nothing to let you down with in this flick. Keep em coming Rodney never retire!!!

The only reason you could hate this movie is if you are a big prude or just not a fan of Rodney's type of perverted humor, if none of those bother you then I can personally guarantee you will love this movie like I did.

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