A Woman Under the Influence

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  • R
  • 1974
  • 2 hr 35 min
  • 8.2  (23,490)
  • 88

"A Woman Under the Influence" is a 1974 film which stars Gena Rowlands and peter Falk. The movie is directed by John Cassavetes. Gena Rowlands is the wife of director and actor John Cassavetes. The movie was nominated for two academy awards. The movie centers around a woman who is devoted to her husband and children. However, her bizarre and demented behavior begins to take a toll on the marriage as well as the relationship with the children. Nick is Mabel's husband and he recognizes that Mabel's behavior is not normal and continues to get worse. Nick eventually seeks psychiatric help for his mentally ill wife. A psychiatrist recommends placing Mabel into a mental hospital for intensive treatment. Mabel stays in the institution for a few weeks and is then released. Mabel's husband starts to have second thoughts weather or not it was the correct decision to have Mabel committed to a hospital. The family tries hard to put the pieces back in place following Mable's release. However, things never seem to be the same since Mabel returned home from the mental institution.

A Woman Under the Influence
A Woman Under The Influence
A Woman Under The Influence

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"A Woman Under the Influence" is a 1974 film which stars Gena Rowlands and peter Falk. The movie is directed by John Cassavetes. Gena Rowlands is the wife of director and actor John Cassavetes. The movie was nominated for two academy awards. The movie centers around a woman who is devoted to her husband and children. However, her bizarre and demented behavior begins to take a toll on the marriage as well as the relationship with the children.

Nick is Mabel's husband and he recognizes that Mabel's behavior is not normal and continues to get worse. Nick eventually seeks psychiatric help for his mentally ill wife. A psychiatrist recommends placing Mabel into a mental hospital for intensive treatment.

Mabel stays in the institution for a few weeks and is then released. Mabel's husband starts to have second thoughts weather or not it was the correct decision to have Mabel committed to a hospital.

The family tries hard to put the pieces back in place following Mable's release. However, things never seem to be the same since Mabel returned home from the mental institution.

A Woman Under the Influence is a 1974 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 35 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.2 and a MetaScore of 88.

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  • Release Date
    1974
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 35 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.2  (23,490)
  • Metascore
    88