The Other Woman (2014) Synopsis
After discovering her boyfriend is married, a woman tries to get her ruined life back on track, then accidentally meets the wife her boyfriend has been cheating on.
Read Full Synopsis

Movie Reviews

Critic Ratings

39
SEE ALL CRITIC REVIEWS
75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Audiences looking for a nonstop laugh riot may be disappointed, but the big laughs are there, and they benefit from the movie's underlying...
Full Review
75

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Definitely funny. Goofy, ridiculous, with more gross-out humor than is strictly necessary but still funny.
Full Review
63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Apparently intended as a blend of "Bridesmaids" and "The First Wives Club," it’s often oddly engrossing, almost despite itself, largely...
Full Review
63

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Melissa K. Stack’s script has snap and crackle to go with the pop, making this female wish-fulfillment fantasy an “Eat, Pray, Revenge” that...
Full Review
63

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Written by newcomer Melissa K. Stack, The Other Woman offers roughly equal parts wit and witlessness, casual smarts and jokes, lingering...
Full Review
61

Film.com

By Kate Erbland
The Other Woman eschews plenty of standard genre expectations to make an unexpectedly friendship-friendly film.
Full Review
60

Time Out London

By Anna Smith
Instead of updating the genre, The Other Woman rehashes it, bringing little more than a few giggles and a dash of glamour to the table.
Full Review
60

Variety

By Justin Chang
As it winds its way toward an unexpectedly grisly final showdown, The Other Woman often feels stranded between gross-out comedy, romantic...
Full Review
50

The Wrap

By Alonso Duralde
A smiling Cameron Diaz and a weeping Leslie Mann bring a lot to any movie, but they aren't enough to overcome the mix-and-match mania of...
Full Review
25

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
It’s only mid-April, but I’m making an early reservation for The Other Woman to appear on my list of the 10 Worst Films of 2014.
Full Review

DEFINITELY WORTH THE HIGH TICKET PRICES

By eXoTiKoNe
Don't listen to newspaper critics, they must go to movies with a stick up their you know what. If you're looking for a good laugh, go watch this movie. This movie is so funny, I seriously thought I...

Must see with your GFs!

By cindyo41510
...

The Other Woman

By rmistarz
This was a very silly movie. I was not expecting much from this movie but it offered ever less than I expected. The only intelligent thoughts on the part of the characters was during the final 5...

awesome

By shayjohns01
...

hysterical!

By sheaby1
I haven't laughed out loud like that in a movie in a really long time. Leslie Mann absolutely makes this movie! Go see it! Now!...

The Other Woman

By rikster45
I thought Leslie Mann stole the acting! She was so damn funny! Diaz and Upton did great also. Funny movie!...

Hysterical!!

By imluznit4
Definite chick flick but enjoyable for anyone! Laughed thru whole movie!!...

Funniest movie I've seen in a long time

By mema2011
This movie was funny from beginning to end. The entire movie theater was laughing hysterically....

Too much scatological humor

By Gr8Writer
Most of the movie is pretty decent, and surprisingly funny. It takes a lot to make me laugh, and I laughed a fair amount at some parts. It's just the fecal "humor" that was too much for me. I don't...

loved it. Definitely a girl film.

By Jerichomom2
...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For Sexual References, Mature Thematic Material and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 16+ Female buddy comedy OK for older teens; some sex, drinking.
Read the Common Sense Media Review
POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF