Producer Edgar J. Scherick
offered Brian De Palma
the opportunity to direct 'The Stepford Wives' after he had seen his cult thriller, Sisters
(1972). When screenwriter William Goldman
got wind of this, he threatened to quit since he did not like De Palma's work. The producers acquiesced, and British director Bryan Forbes
was hired (much to his own surprise). See more
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Alright, now listen. I'll give you a prescription which you have filled, then you gather up your children and you GET THE HELL AWAY! Don't tell your husband, don't tell anyone, ...