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The Butchers Wife

1991 - ENGLISH - MOVIE

ComedyFantasyRomance

  • Jini Score
    21%
  • Critics Score
    70%
  • Rating
    5.3/10
  • Box Office
    $ 2 Million
  • Jini Score
    21%
  • Critics Score
    70%
  • Rating
    5.3/10
  • Box Office
    $ 2 Million
A clairvoyant thinks she's met her husband to be because she's n him in her dreams. They marry quickly, and return to the husband's (the butcher), home in the city. She has a big impact on everyone she meets by anticipating their questions and actions and advising them on their love life. Her interference then brings her into contact with the real man of her dreams. Written by Rob Hartill The Butchers Wife is a 1991 American English-language Comedy Fantasy film featuring Demi Moore, Jeff Daniels, George Dzundza, Frances Mcdormand, Margaret Colin, Mary Steenburgen and Scott Seidman. The Butchers Wife was Produced by Lauren Lloyd and Wallis Nicita. The Butchers Wife is written by Ezra Litwak and Marjorie Schwartz and it is directed by Terry Hughes. Paramount Pictures acquired the distribution rights for the movie. The Butchers Wife was released on 25th October 1991 and takes a screen time of 107 minutes. The film made a box office gross of $9 million. Cinematography was done by Frank Tidy and editing by Donn Cambern. The music was composed by Michael Gore along with Steven Jae Johnson.

The Butchers Wife Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : 5.0/5

100%

Positive Review Rating : 52%

52%
  • The Butchers Wife wants to be a whimsical, heartwarming fantasy, and it almost succeeds, but it is betrayed by its own need to put a Hollywood spin on a plot that doesnt need one. ( Read More )
  • Its a case of jealousy, both professional and personal: hes a rationalist with a psychiatric buzzword for everything and cant comprehend the irrational power this unsophisticated woman possesses, e... ( Read More )
  • Buffalo News

    Demi Moore has never looked lovelier than she does in The Butchers Wife. ( Read More )
  • Independent

    Finally, as hes about to leave, she says: My names Anna and yours is Henrik, isnt it Its true: theyve never met before. ( Read More )
  • The first half of the film is dreadfully contrived and artificial, from the uneven acting to the stereotype filled script, to the aforementioned set and production design. ( Read More )
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    1 NOMINATIONS