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8 1/2 Women

R| 2 hr. min.

Plot Summary
After his wife dies, 55-year-old businessman Philip Emmenthal, at the prompting of his playboy son Storey, populates his Geneva villa with eight and a half concubines. Three are from Kyoto, where Storey manages Pachinco palaces. Each has a distinctive personality: a nun, a child bearer, a gambler, a student of Kabuki, a horsewoman with a pet pig, a maid. After about a year, the women begin to assert their own power.

Cast: John Standing , Matthew Delamere , Vivian Wu , Shizuka Inoh , Barbara Sarafian , Kirina Mano , Toni Collette , Amanda Plummer

Director: Peter Greenaway

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Lionsgate Films

8 1/2 Women (1999)

Release Date: May 26th, 2000|2 hr. min.

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