The Butcher's Wife (1991)




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As a clairvoyant, Demi Moore awaits signs from beyond that her true love, whomever he may be, is waiting for her, somewhere. When New York butcher George Dzundza shows up on the tiny North Carolina island where Demi lives, she is convinced that he is the man predestined to be her husband. After the wedding, Demi moves into George's blue-collar neighborhood, where she successfully commisserates with such eccentrics as withdrawn teenager Max Perlich, frustrated singer Mary Steenburgen, … More

Rating: PG-13 (adult situations/language)
Genre: Romance, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Marjorie Schwartz, Ezra Litwak
In Theaters:
On DVD: Oct 23, 2001
Paramount Home Video


as Marina Lemke

as Dr. Alex Tremor

as Leo Lemke

as Stella Keefover

as Robyn Graves

as Eugene

as Molly

as Church Choir

as Grammy D'Arbo

as Choir Student

as Bicylist

as Uncle Chauncy

as Choir Student

as Trendoid

as Transvestite

as Doorman

as Skater in the Park

as Young Marina

as Street Sweeper

as Fire Eater
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Critic Reviews for The Butcher's Wife

All Critics (21) | Top Critics (9)

Full Review… | September 7, 2011
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | October 25, 1991
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | February 9, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Audience Reviews for The Butcher's Wife

That's one of the reason why I hate several romantic comedys.

Lucas Martins
Lucas Martins

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Demi Moore is so kooky and loveable and Jeff Daniels is so sweet. Its a little messed up but all in all a great movie.

Toni Hernandez

This is so awesome.. Demi Moore is perfect and adorable as Marina.. everyone was perfect.. Great Story, great acting, and great feeling..

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