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R| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
David Hurst (Campbell Scott) is a mild-mannered dentist who shares a practice with his wife, Dana (Hope Davis). Concerned about Dana's recent sullen moods, David begins to suspect that she is cheating on him. As David becomes deeply unsettled by the possibility of Dana's infidelity, he begins having extended conversations with Slater (Denis Leary), a surly patient who dispenses plenty of blunt advice. Can Dana and David reconcile and save their marriage, or are they destined to separate?

Cast: Campbell Scott , Hope Davis , Denis Leary , Robin Tunney , Gianna Beleno , Cassidy Hinkle , Lydia Jordan , Jon Patrick Walker

Director: Alan Rudolph

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Manhattan Pictures International

The Secret Lives of Dentists (2002)

Release Date: August 1st, 2003|1 hr. 41 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Scott and Davis could not be better. You're in for something special. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    A melancholy, well-observed film. show more

  • 88
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    An excellent adaptation of a wonderful work of fiction (The Age of Grief). show more

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