My 5 Wives [DVD] [2000]

  • SKU: 4072755
  • Release Date: 11/14/2000
  • Rating: R
When a depressed triple divorcee discovers that Utah laws permit multiple wives, his hormones kick into high gear in this hilarious release from Artisan. Presented in 1.77:1 anamorphic widescreen and featuring a closed-captioned Dolby Digital Surround soundtrack, this release also offers deleted scenes, interviews, cast and crew information, production notes and a trailer.
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Ratings & Reviews


Overall Customer Rating:
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (2 out of 2)

Special Features


  • 16:9 widescreen version
  • 2.0 Dolby Surround audio
  • Deleted scenes
  • Actors interviews
  • Trailer
  • Cast and crew information
  • Production notes
  • Digitally mastered
  • Scene access
  • Interactive menus

Synopsis


My 5 Wives
Rodney Dangerfield co-wrote and stars in this comedy about a businessman who learns that when it comes to marriage, strength is in numbers. Monte Peterson (Dangerfield) is a real estate developer whose business acumen exceeds his success in romance; after finalizing his third divorce, Monte heads to Utah, where he discovers a small town called Redwood Springs. There, Monte finds an estate for sale which would be an ideal location for a ski resort. While closing the deal, Monte discovers that there are a few strings attached -- Brother Wallace, the late owner, was a member of a little-known religious sect, and his will specifies the new owner must join the church. Monte isn't too thrilled when he's told buying the land would mean giving up tobacco, liquor, and gambling, but he cheers up considerably when he learns that the sect embraces polygamy, and that Brother Wallace's three lovely young widows -- Stephanie (Judy Tylor), Virginia (Kate Luyben), and Emily (Angelika Baran) -- would be happy to marry him. Soon Monte picks up another piece of land next door, and two more wives to go with it, Sarah (Emmanuelle Vaugier) and Megan (Anita Brown). But Preston Gates (John Byner), a crooked real estate man, has been buying up most of the town on behalf of gangster Tony Morano (Andrew Dice Clay), and soon Preston and Tony are trying to figure out a way to take Monte's new resort away from him (and his spouses) before Tony's boss Don Giovanni (Jerry Stiller) gets angry. My Five Wives also stars Molly Shannon, John Pinette, and Rob Deleeuw. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

Cast & Crew


  • Rodney Dangerfield
    Rodney Dangerfield - Peterson
  • Andrew Dice Clay
    Andrew Dice Clay - Tony Morano
  • John Byner
    John Byner - Preston Gates
  • Molly Shannon
    Molly Shannon - Barbara Van Dyke
  • Jerry Stiller
    Jerry Stiller - Don Giovani



Customer rating

3.5
100%
would recommend to a friend
  • Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

    Dangerfield's last film is okay.

    Posted
    Tigon

    Straight tailored for late night Cable, Rodney Dangerfield's last movie is a nice send-off slice depicting him as a three-time divorced land developer caught buying land to an FCLDS terrirtory that has him with 5 wives. Spicy but not dirty. With cameos of Andrew Dice Clay, Jerry Stiller and Molly Shannon . Dangerfield's jokes remain the biggest draw to any fan.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    GREAT DVD!

    Posted
    DADZGRLS
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    RODNEY'S FUNNIEST MOVIE EVER - MUST SEE!! CLASSIC LINES, GREAT HUMOR!

    I would recommend this to a friend



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