A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women. In the eternal battle between the sexes, one side holds an overwhelming advantage: Armed with razor-sharp wit and wielding gossip as a weapon, victory can only go to The Women.
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September 11, 2008 Directed by Cukor with his trademark elegance, and proof of the filmmaker's famed ability to direct female actresses, this sparkling satire on backbiting, privileged women continues to delight.Read in Source
June 23, 2006 Cukor's all-star version of Booth's stinging play is all about wisecracking cattiness of wives and mistresses (of the upper class), confirming men's suspicions of what women talk about when they are not around.Read in Source
September 11, 2008 The catty banter and Wildean aphorisms (some of them contributed by Anita Loos) are delivered with impeccable timing by a cast only MGM could have mustered.Read in Source
January 26, 2006 A more eccentric film than the following year's The Philadelphia Story, with which it shares a couple of faces, it's almost as fabulous.Read in Source
July 20, 2007 a bitchy but endearing mix of comedy and melodrama. Norma Shearer holds the chaos together with improbable dignity.Read in Source
September 11, 2008 [Cukor is] at his best with a cast that includes Rosalind Russell, Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Hedda Hopper, Ruth Hussey, Paulette Goddard, and Joan Fontaine.Read in Source
May 30, 2008 Picture however holds passages that slow movement down to a walk.Read in Source
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
January 17, 2007 It's the irrevocable women's pic of the 1930s.Read in Source
September 12, 2008 Isn't quite as nasty as it probably could have been, coming several years after the establishment of the Hays Code, but it's still plenty witty.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...