sometimes there's nothing to watch. photo by william gedney
Friday, July 17, 2009
fear of friendship
misunderstandings between friends can be a real heartbreak. in 1975 the film 'the stepford wives' was unleashed on our unsuspecting minds and it's power continues to this day. the story is a chilling decent into all that can go wrong in a seemingly pleasant suburb. the greatest sorrow occurs when 'joanna' realizes that her best friend 'bobbie' is no longer the person she came to relate to. both katherine ross and paula prentiss are perfectly cast as the housewives who know 'something's happening here-what it is ain't exactly clear....'