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4.4
5,177 Ratings

A Woman Under the Influence

Directed by John Cassavetes
United States, 1974
Drama

Synopsis

A portrait of domestic turmoil detailing the emotional breakdown of a suburban housewife and her family’s struggle to save her from herself. A married couple so deeply in love but unable to express their ardor in terms the other can understand.

A Woman Under the Influence Directed by John Cassavetes

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1977

Academy Awards

1975 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1975 | 2 wins including: Silver Seashell

1975 | Honorable Mention: OCIC Award

National Board of Review

1974 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

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