Glenn Close turns in a commanding performance as the wife of an esteemed novelist, who is questioning her life choices on the eve of her husband's greatest achievement. Joan and Joe have been a formidable team for the past 40 years. As her husband prepares to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, she make a takes a radical decision.
A penetrating study of celebrity, marriage and the creative process, this compelling drama confounds the notion that behind every great man stands a great woman.
1hr 40mins Dir: Bjorn Runge. Cast: Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Max Irons, Christian Slater, Elizabeth McGovern
The Wife (15)
Sun 16 Dec
Glenn Close turns in a commanding performance as the wife of an esteemed novelist