Widows

Overview

Adapted by Lynda LaPlante from her own 1983 British miniseries of the same name, the ABC four-parter Widows was set in motion by a bungled art heist, in which three thieves (and a possible fourth) were betrayed and killed. Rather than grieve over their fallen husbands, the three widows of the thieves -- Dolly (Mercedes Ruehl), Linda (Rosie Perez), and Shirley (Brooke Shields) -- join forces to complete the original "caper," and to track down their spouses' murderers. The ladies are joined by exotic dancer Bella ...
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Overview

Adapted by Lynda LaPlante from her own 1983 British miniseries of the same name, the ABC four-parter Widows was set in motion by a bungled art heist, in which three thieves (and a possible fourth) were betrayed and killed. Rather than grieve over their fallen husbands, the three widows of the thieves -- Dolly (Mercedes Ruehl), Linda (Rosie Perez), and Shirley (Brooke Shields) -- join forces to complete the original "caper," and to track down their spouses' murderers. The ladies are joined by exotic dancer Bella (N'Bushe Wright), whose missing-in-action boyfriend may have been slaughtered along with the other three crooks. The American version of Widows debuted August 6, 2002.
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Special Features

4x3 full frame; Interactive menus; Full-length mini series; Trailer
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/21/2003
  • UPC: 658149808027
  • Original Release: 2002
  • Rating:

  • Source: Lions Gate
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Pan & Scan
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 2:45:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 17,108

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Mercedes Ruehl Dolly
Rosie Perez Linda
Brooke Shields Shirley
N'Bushe Wright Bella
Jay O. Sanders Detective John Maynard
Jacob Davis Jason
Timm Zemanek Priest
Technical Credits
Geoffrey Sax Director
Clara George Producer
Lynda La Plante Executive Producer, Teleplay
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Cement [7:29]
2. In the Dark [7:18]
3. Dust to Dust [7:20]
4. Destroyed [8:03]
5. Safety Deposit [7:13]
6. Viewing [7:49]
7. Can't Wait [6:34]
8. Meeting [7:22]
9. The Warehouse [7:57]
10. Revenge [6:17]
11. Diagram [7:02]
12. Planning [7:44]
13. Red Truck [7:50]
14. Prop Master [7:09]
15. Lights Out [6:01]
16. Cubism [1:38]
17. As Promised [3:37]
18. Harassment [2:24]
19. Discovered [6:39]
20. One Down [5:20]
21. On the Roof [5:47]
22. Nothing Missing [6:13]
23. Already Dead [8:34]
24. Credits [6:47]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Movie
   Scene Selection
   Subtitles
      English
      Spanish
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