Heartburn Poster

Release Date: February 27th, 2005

DVD Release Date: July 6th, 2004

R|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
Rachel Samstat (Meryl Streep), a New York food critic, beds Mark Forman (Jack Nicholson), a Washington, D.C., newspaper columnist. The two fall in love, and Rachel relinquishes her job and relocates to be with a man who views himself as unfit for marriage. They try to build a life together -- literally -- as they struggle with the construction crews renovating their home. When Rachel gets pregnant, Mark is enthusiastic, but then soon begins doubting whether he could be a family man.

Cast: Meryl Streep, Jack Nicholson, Maureen Stapleton, Jeff Daniels, Stockard Channing, Richard Masur, Catherine O'Hara, Steven Hill

Director: Mike Nichols

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Marriage, Fall, New York City, Transformation, Emotional, Cheeky, Love, Sacrifice, 1980s, Daughter