First Wives Club


Release Date: September 20, 1996
Running Time: 105 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG
Box Office: $105,480,700.00
Genre: Adaptation, Comedy, Romantic Comedy


Marriage has turned into a crash dive for Brenda Morelli Cushman, Elise Elliot Atchison and Annie MacDuggan Paradise. These three well-heeled Manhattanites were chums during their college days, but they all took different paths. Brenda married an electronics-emporium magnate, Elise became a film star, Annie an Upper East Side housewife. They all helped their husbands build up hugely successful businesses. Now they're reunited by catastrophe: Each has just been callously dumped by her husband in exchange for a younger, sexier "trophy wife." There are sharks swimming around Manhattan, and most of them are pumped with silicone and squeezed into Spandex. Smarting from the pain, Brenda,...

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Goldie Hawn

Bette Midler

Diane Keaton

Maggie Smith

Sarah Jessica Parker

Dan Hedaya

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