The Scoundrel's Wife
R| 1 hr. 30 min.
During World War II, a widow (Tatum O'Neal) falls for a doctor (Julian Sands) who is also a refugee from Germany.
Director: Glen Pitre
The movie is finally just a little too ungainly, too jumbled at the end, for me to recommend, but it has heart, and I feel a lot of affection for it. show more
The shame is that Pitre, shooting entirely in his home state, wasn't more engaged himself. His intimate connection to the people, place and story, which certainly inspired him to write the film in the first place, is wasted. show more
An unusual tale about an often over-glorified era from our past, The Scoundrel's Wife exposes wartime America's sordid small town underbelly in a captivating, even entertaining manner. show more