Released Date
August 17, 2018
Distributor
Film Movement
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$84,933 + $251,285 = $336,218
52

Christian Slater

as Nathanial Bone

74

Glenn Close

as Joan Castleman

36

Max Irons

as David Castleman

38

Harry Lloyd

as young Joseph Castleman

74

Jonathan Pryce

as Professor Joseph Castleman

60

Elizabeth McGovern

as Elaine Mozell

About The Wife

In 19th century rural Vietnam, May is ready to become the third wife of a wealthy landowner. Little does she know that her hidden desires will force her to decide between living in safety and being free.

About

A wife questions some her life choices as she travels with her husband to Stockholm where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature. The movie is based on a novel of the same name by Meg Wolitzer.

Trivia

The film premiered at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. Glenn Close won the Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress. She was nominated for the Best Actress Oscar as well, but lost to Olivia Colman who starred in The Favourite.