Widows' Peak
Widows' Peak (1994)

In the Irish town of Kilshannon in the 1920s, a matriarchal clique of widows tightly sets the rules for behavior. Heading the town's ruling circle is the doughty Mrs. Counihan (Joan Plowright). The only non-widow in town is a reclusive… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 13, 1994
DVD Release Date: April 19, 2005
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Emanuel Levy

Fine Line is trying to lure the same female viewers that embraced Enchanted April to htis mediocre comedy-mystery, starring Mia Farrow in her first non-Wood Allen picture; Joan Plowright as a domineering widow steals the show--again.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A diverting and well-acted English film with just the right mix of comedy and mystery.

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Christopher Null

Fun for the whole family. Add a star if you're both Irish and widowed.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

a low-key character comedy that's worth a look

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