Skip to main content

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
Even though she has recently married a kind-hearted man, mousy Ruth (Nicholle Tom) remains unable to break her dysfunctional relationship with her overbearing mother, Maylene (Christine Lahti), convincing new husband Artie (Stephen E. Miller) that the couple should live in her mother's house. As the three settle into new roles, Ruth learns to stand up to her mother's insults and passive-aggressive needling. This TV movie is based on the best-selling novel by Jane Hamilton.

Cast: Christine Lahti , Nicholle Tom , Evan Jones , Teryl Rothery , Christine Willes , Stephen E. Miller , Billy Wickman , Colby Wilson

Director: Bill Eagles

Genres: Drama

The Book of Ruth (2004)

Release Date: January 1st, 2004|1 hr. 36 min.

similar movies

  • The Accidental Tourist (1988)

  • Crossing Delancey (1988)

  • Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

  • Evening (2007)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

How do you watch stuff?

loading

How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Subscriptions

Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts

Movies

You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.


    Update settings
    X