• The Women's Room (1980)

The Women's Room

Release Date: 1980

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

Mira Adams (Lee Remick) is a young housewife who tires of the infidelities of her husband, Norman (Ted Danson), and gets a divorce. Enrolling in graduate school, Mira begins a new life and makes friends through her studies, most notably with the carefree Val (Colleen Dewhurst), while still keeping in touch with suburban friends such as Lily (Patty Duke Astin) and Adele (Tyne Daly). Through the years, Mira's life mirrors the changes in society, particularly the feminist movement.

Cast: Lee Remick, Colleen Dewhurst, Patty Duke, Kathryn Harrold, Tovah Feldshuh, Tyne Daly, Lisa Pelikan, Heidi Vaughn

Director: Glenn Jordan

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Transformation, Inspiring, 1960s, Friendship, Emotional, Friend, 1970s, Love, Husband, 1950s

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Special
Nominated Oustanding Drama Special
Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Special