6 user 1 critic

Ladies of the House (2008)

Ladies of the house is a movie that shows how building a house together can make an unbreakable bond between three women and save their marriages.



(as Karen Lagasse Struck)

On Disc

at Amazon

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

To Dance with Olivia (TV Movie 1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A lawyer trying to cope with his son's accidental death takes on a case where a farmer is charged with booby trapping a watermelon patch with a shotgun which went off and injured a young ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce Pittman
Stars: Louis Gossett Jr., Joe Don Baker, Kathryne Dora Brown
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Henry Myers lives a hard life. After his latest heist goes wrong and his partners betray him and leave him for dead, Henry is surprised to find extraordinary kindness from a widow and her ... See full summary »

Director: Clayton Miller
Stars: Drew Waters, Erin Bethea, Jaden Roberts
Backyard Wedding (TV Movie 2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The film centers on Kim Tyler, who is set to have the wedding of her dreams in her parents' backyard, but her ex-husband and first love, whose parents happen to live next door, keeps popping up.

Director: Bradford May
Stars: Alicia Witt, Teddy Sears, Markie Post
Accidentally in Love (TV Movie 2011)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Eddie Avedon's shot at a prestigious movie part, his ticket out of playing Mulligan the bunny in a children's TV show, is ruined after a car accident with single mother Annie Benchley, ... See full summary »

Director: David Burton Morris
Stars: Jennie Garth, Ethan Erickson, Fred Willard
Home Fires Burning (TV Movie 1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

When a WW2 veteran comes back home,he realizes how the war affected Americans by seeing the changes in his wife,family,and best friend.

Director: Glenn Jordan
Stars: Barnard Hughes, Sada Thompson, Robert Prosky
The Reading Room (TV Movie 2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Making good on a promise he made to his dying wife, a widower (Jones) opens a reading room, a place where people can learn to read. Despite his goodwill, problems in the neighborhood threaten his establishment.

Director: Georg Stanford Brown
Stars: James Earl Jones, Joanna Cassidy, Douglas Spain
Uncorked (TV Movie 2009)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Johnny is a high-powered executive who is definitely not looking to fall in love but a business conference takes her to wine country she meets a handsome widower Andrew who invites Johnny ... See full summary »

Director: David S. Cass Sr.
Stars: Julie Benz, JoBeth Williams, Elliott Gould
After All These Years (TV Movie 2013)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

When a woman is wrongly accused of the death of her ex-husband, she sets out to solve the murder mystery and find the real killer before the day of the funeral, when she is to be taken into custody.

Director: Scott Smith
Stars: Wendie Malick, Andrea Martin, Martha Burns
Decoration Day (TV Movie 1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A cantankerous widower (Garner) who is virtually living the life of a recluse is forced to rejoin his community when his Godchild (Skaggs) gets in trouble and a childhood friend (Cobbs), a ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Markowitz
Stars: James Garner, Judith Ivey, Ruby Dee
Thicker Than Water (TV Movie 2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

After discovering her late father once married a rodeo queen, an attorney travels into horse country and finds more family.

Director: David S. Cass Sr.
Stars: Melissa Gilbert, Lindsay Wagner, Brian Wimmer
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Abby Knight returns to her small home town as a NYC lawyer. On the day of her flower shop opening, her car gets damaged by someone fleeing a murder scene. She soon meets a charming bartender and partners with him in the search for answers.

Director: Bradley Walsh
Stars: Brooke Shields, Brennan Elliott, Beau Bridges
Mystery Girl (TV Movie 2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A man sends secret admirer e-mails to his crush but an e-mail address mix-up causes the notes to go to the woman's lovelorn coworker instead.

Director: Allison Anders
Stars: Brigid Brannagh, Sean Patrick Flanery, Christine Scott Bennett


Cast overview, first billed only:
Rose Olmstead
Pastor Wesley
Bob Bledsoe ...
Building Inspector
Amelia (as Judy Baldwin)


Ladies of the house is a movie that shows how building a house together can make an unbreakable bond between three women and save their marriages.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Renovating Their Mind, Soul and House







Release Date:

18 October 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A szeretet háza  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Ladies of the House Were Not Housebound ***1/2
7 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A typical film dealing with 3 women working on the fixing up of a house left by a church member, so that they can sell the house and provide for needy children,really blossoms out. We soon find out that this work really serves as therapy for these women to combat one whose husband has been stricken with a fatal form of cancer, another whose wealthy husband has been cheating on her with his secretary, and the third whose husband has retired and she now feels that their marriage is faltering.

Florence Henderson does a beautiful job as the widow and is equally matched by Donna Mills, the wife of the cheater, who comes down to earth and sees the true value of life by doing this work for their church.

The film deals with the fulfillment of life by working for an admirable goal. It succeeds here.

5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Lance Henriksen doom852
Junior?? kerriglover
Nice showgurls
Discuss Ladies of the House (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: