Release Date
8 Dec 1989
MPAA Rating
R
Runtime
116 min
Genres
Comedy

The War of the Roses

The Roses, Barbara and Oliver, live happily as a married couple. Then she starts to wonder what life would be like without Oliver, and likes what she sees. Both want to stay in the house, and so they begin a campaign to force each other to leave. In the middle of the fighting is D'Amato, the divorce lawyer. He gets to see how far both will go to get rid of the other, and boy do they go far..

Director

Danny DeVito

Writers

Warren Adler (novel), Michael Leeson (screenplay)

Cast

Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Marianne Sägebrecht

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