The First Wives Club
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The First Wives Club
Three women plot revenge on their two-timing husbands in this comedy. Brenda (Bette Midler), Elise (Goldie Hawn), and Annie (Diane Keaton) were close friends in college, but 27 years after graduation they've lost touch with each other, and it's not until a mutual friend of the three commits suicide that they meet at the funeral for the first time in years. It seems that their friend grew despondent after her husband left her for a younger woman, and all three find themselves in similar situations. Elise is an actress who finds herself out of work now that she's seen the shady side… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 39%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Funny film with the three leads in top form."
‑ Michael A. Smith, Nolan's Pop Culture Review
"More entertaining than it ought to be, considering how sloppily it was put together."
‑ Jeffrey Westhoff, Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
"Suprisingly funny lighthearted comedy dealing with divorce. Lackluster conclusion, but good "feel good" tone."
‑ Fred Topel,
"Trite, labored, and much too nice."
‑ Michael Dequina,
""glossy fluff, impeccably cast and performed""
‑ James Sanford, Kalamazoo Gazette
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