The Wife (15)
Directed by Bjorn Runge.
Starring: Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Max Irons.
Running time 98 minutes
Joan Castleman is a highly intelligent and still-striking beauty – the perfect devoted wife. Ignoring her husband's infidelities because of his literary career with grace and humour, their a marriage has been built on uneven compromises. On the eve of his Nobel Prize for Literature, at the peak of his career, Joan's coup de grace is to confront the biggest sacrifice of her life and secret of his career.