“In a class of her own”, “mesmerising”, “arguably her best performance”: just some of the praise for Glenn Close in "The Wife", our November movie at the UGC.
An acclaimed American novelist, Joe Castleman (played by Jonathan Pryce), travels to Stockholm to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. He is accompanied by his devoted wife, Joan, who for forty years has sacrificed her own career and ambitions to her husband’s art. But now, on the eve of his greatest triumph, Joan reaches breaking point…
Also starring Christian Slater, Max Irons, Elizabeth McGovern, Harry Lloyd and Annie Starke
Directed by Björn Runge
Running time 1h40
See the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d81IM0loH7o