Movies about housewives

List of the best movies about housewives selected by visitors to our site: Premonition, Life of the Party, An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn, American Housewife, Nobody's Perfect!, In Dog's Words, 7 Reasons to Run Away (from Society), Tallulah, What Have I Done to Deserve This?, Facing Windows.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Premonition (2007)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrefantastic, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CharactersDetectives, Housewives, Clairvoyants
PlotTime travel, Disasters, Fate
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Disturbing, Serious, Psychological problems

A depressed housewife who learns her husband was killed in a car accident the day previously, awakens the next morning to find him alive and well at home, and then awakens the day after to a world in which he is still dead.

Life of the Party (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
CharactersFriends, Students, Housewives
PlotLove with age difference, Divorce
PlaceParty, College
StyleLight, Touching, Soulful, Womens in main roles

Dumped by her husband, longtime housewife Deanna turns regret into reset by going back to college. Winding up at the same school as her daughter, Deanna plunges headlong into the campus experience – embracing fun, freedom and frat boys.

An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn (2018)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA

Lulu Danger's unsatisfying marriage takes a turn for the worse when a mysterious man from her past comes to town to perform an event called "An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn: For One Magical Night Only."

American Housewife (2016)
Markimdb: 7.3
CharactersFamily, Housewives, Neighbors, Mothers, Fathers
PlotAdventure, Competitions, Parenting

A family comedy narrated by Katie, a strong-willed mother, raising her flawed family in a wealthy town filled with perfect wives and their perfect offspring.

Nobody's Perfect! (2017)
Markimdb: 5.4
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersFamily, Housewives
PlaceFrance, Village, Hotels

Gerard is tired of being taken for a good apple by his beautiful family. He leaves everything and starts a garage in a village nestled at the bottom of the Gâtinais ... In front of the garage, there is a lovely inn, run by Barbara: a beautiful woman, disconcerting, mysterious, unpredictable. Their encounter will spark ...

In Dog's Words (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
CharactersPolice, Family, Housewives, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Cheating

São Paulo, 2007. Santana works as a dogcatcher, picking up stray animals. He is a friendly guy, averse to trouble, who has always kept violence away from the doorsteps of his home. One day, he catches a very big dog in a school. Some days later, comes the animal's owner: Babyface, a sociopath ex-cop. The man is furious, considering his dog to be "kidnapped", and demands immediate restitution of his pet. But the dog is not coming back: according to the law, the animal was put to sleep. In a misunderstanding, Babyface argue with Santana, blaming him for his pet's death. From this moment on, Santana's life will be completely changed.

7 Reasons to Run Away (from Society) (2019)
Markimdb: 5.4
CharactersFamily, Housewives, Brides
PlaceRussia, Moscow
StyleBlack humor, Light, Fancy

The family, the tenant, the wedding, the businessman, the neighbors, the poor child and the run over. 7 black comedy stories of a dysfunctional society.

Tallulah (2016)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersWriters, Babysitting, Gay, Housewives, Girlfriends
PlotMoney, Loneliness, Friendship
PlaceHotels, USA, Metro, New York, Hospitals
StyleTo cry, Touching, Smart, Tense, Netflix

Desperate to be rid of her toddler, a dissatisfied Beverly Hills housewife hires a stranger to babysit and ends up getting much more than she bargained for.

What Have I Done to Deserve This? (1984)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersFamily, Housewives

A henpecked housewife ekes out a meager existence, surrounded by a host of colorful characters: her ungrateful husband, her delinquent sons, her headstrong mother-in-law, and her sex worker neighbor, among others.

Facing Windows (2003)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryItaly, Turkey, Portugal, United Kingdom

Overburdened and stuck in a greying marriage, Giovanna takes to caring for a Jewish Holocaust survivor her husband brings home. As she begins to reflect on her life, she turns to the man who lives across from her.

Irresistible (2006)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CharactersParents, Family, Housewives, Pupils
PlotRevenge, Seduction, Mental disorders, Obsession, Fear
PlaceSchool, Hospitals, Mansions
StyleAction, Disturbing, Serious

A wife and mother is consumed by the thought that her husband's co-worker is trying to win him away from her and their family.

Secretariat (2010)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, family, history, sport
CharactersHousewives, Horses
PlotOn real events, Sports, Competitions, Rivalry
StyleExciting, To cry, Touching, Inspirational, Serious

Housewife and mother Penny Chenery agrees to take over her ailing father's Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite her lack of horse-racing knowledge. Against all odds, Chenery - with the help of veteran trainer Lucien Laurin - manages to navigate the male-dominated business, ultimately fostering the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years.

The Mundane Goddess (2014)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, short
CharactersGods, Housewives

Hera, Queen of the Greek gods, is forced to live a mundane existence among modern day humans. In an effort to cope with this reality she visits a therapist.

Perfect Strangers (2016)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersDoctors, Family, Friends, Gay, Housewives
PlotLove, Mystery, Love triangle, Friendship
PlaceFrance, Italy
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Makes me think, Psychological problems, Twisted plot

During a dinner, a group of friends decide to share whatever text message or phone call they will receive during the evening - and all hell breaks loose.

United States of Love (2016)
Markimdb: 6.2
CountryPoland, Sweden
CharactersHousewives, Lesbians
PlotDancing, Death, Love triangle, Love
PlaceSchool, Poland, Hospitals
StyleAction, Touching

Poland, 1990. The first euphoric year of freedom, but also of uncertainty for the future. Four apparently happy women of different ages decide it's time to change their lives, and fulfill their desires.

The Divine Order (2017)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama
PlotPolitical, Motorcycles, Death, Snow, Funeral
PlaceMountains, Village
StyleSoulful, Light, Fascinating

Nora is a young housewife and mother, living in a quaint little village with her husband and their two sons. The Swiss countryside is untouched by the major social upheavals the movement of 1968 has brought about. Nora’s life is not affected either; she is a quiet person who is liked by everybody – until she starts to publicly fight for women’s suffrage, which the men are due to vote on in a ballot on February 7, 1971.

Puzzle (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
CharactersFamily, Housewives, Partners
PlotHappiness, Loneliness, Competitions
StyleDeep Meaning, Serious, Inspirational

Agnes is a woman who has reached her early 40s without ever venturing far from home, family or the tight-knit immigrant community in which she was raised by her widowed father. That begins to change in a quietly dramatic fashion when Agnes receives a jigsaw puzzle as a birthday gift and experiences the heady thrill of not only doing something she enjoys, but being very, very good at it.

Les Tuche 3 (2018)
Markimdb: 4.6
CharactersFamily, Cooks, Bodyguards, Writers, Housewives
PlotPolitical, Elections, Rivalry
PlaceTrains, France
StyleLight, Fascinating

After a groundbreaking presidential election, Jeff Tuche becomes the new President of France and moves in the Elysee with his family to govern the country.

My Future Love (2016)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersHousewives, Terminally ill
PlotTime travel

In 1973, the 20-year-old Svante has a heart condition that the doctors cannot fix. When he has a breakdown on a subway platform, a strange train suddenly appears. He steps into the subway car filled with wonder, without knowing that the destination is the future. In the future he meets Elsa and together they must solve Svante's problems and figure out how to live together when they are from two different eras.

The Lunchbox (2013)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryIndia, France, Germany, USA
CharactersHousewives, Accountant
PlotLove, Depression, Seduction, Love with age difference
StyleLight, Cute, To cry, Touching, Serious

A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system (Mumbai's Dabbawallahs) connects a young housewife to a stranger in the dusk of his life. They build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox. Gradually, this fantasy threatens to overwhelm their reality.