How to be a Good Wife

How to be a Good Wife

How to be a Good Wife

Oscar winner Juliette Binoche (The English Patient) leads this French comedy as a recent widow who takes over her and her late husband's housekeeping school, only to discover it's close to bankruptcy. Though it's a rough position to be in, it presents an opportunity to transform the training grounds for subservient housewives into an establishment that challenges social norms.

2020Rating: M, Nudity & sex scenes109 minsFranceFrench with English subtitles
DramaWorld Cinema

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How to be a Good Wife / Reviews

ABC

ABC

Though it's miles from the French New Wave provocations of the era, this breezy satire sows the seeds of rebellion through escalating farce, a winning comedic ensemble, and a dash of queer longing.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

Breezy, well-intentioned but ultimately laborious.

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