The First Wives Club
The First Wives Club (1996)

Three middle-aged women from the class of '69 gather to mourn the loss of another classmate who killed herself after her husband left her. They realize that they are in similar circumstances and decide to seek revenge on their conniving… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: December 1, 1998
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Critic Score: 39% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

Funny film with the three leads in top form.

Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

More entertaining than it ought to be, considering how sloppily it was put together.

Fred Topel

Suprisingly funny lighthearted comedy dealing with divorce. Lackluster conclusion, but good "feel good" tone.

Michael Dequina

Trite, labored, and much too nice.

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

"glossy fluff, impeccably cast and performed"

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Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
Candy Rose
Funny comedy about how first wives get their own back on their husbands. When their friend dies they want to support other women.
Cherry Darling
"Ladies, you have to be strong and independent, and remember, don't get mad, get everything."
♥Robyn M♥
loved this chick flick! is revenge sweet? hell yeah these chicks kick ass!!!!
Mason Williams
I absolutely love this movie....I love all three ladies in this movie; Goldie Hawn, Diane Keaton, and Bette Midler...they are all hilarious in this movie. This… More
Anthony Lawrie
It feels really dated now, it probably did then too, it?s was easily made 7 years too late! Still, Goldie Hawn is sexy and...well, that's about it. Its… More
jay nixon
okay, but I must have missed something