Highest-Rated Movies about 'Ex-husband', Sort by Popularity


The Ring (1998), Rogue (2013), My Life to Live (1962), Saraband (2003), Wild (2014), Mark of an Angel (2008), Scenes From the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills (1989), Who You Think I Am (2019) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Ex-husband movies.


The Ring (1998)

When her niece is found dead along with three friends after viewing a supposedly cursed videotape, reporter Reiko Asakawa (Nanako Matsushima) sets out to investigate. Along with her ex-husband, Ryuji (Hiroyuki Sanada), Reiko finds the tape, watches it -- and promptly receives a phone call informing her that she'll die in a week. Determined to get to the bottom of the curse, Reiko and Ryuji discover the video's origin and attempt to solve an old murder that could break the spell.

reporter, ex-husband, teenager, niece, friend, creepy, frightening

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Rogue (2013)

An undercover detective is tormented by the possibility that her actions contributed to a tragedy.

journalist, guide, ex-husband, photographer, teen girl, father, frightening

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My Life to Live (1962)

Twelve tableaux tell the story of a Parisian (Anna Karina), separated from her husband (Monique Messine), who decides to become a prostitute.

young woman, prostitute, ex-husband, pimp, love interest, philosopher, somber

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Saraband (2003)

Tensions rise when a bitter man (Erland Josephson) receives an unwelcome visit from his former wife (Liv Ullmann).

ex-wife, ex-husband, son, granddaughter, cellist, conductor, emotional

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Wild (2014)

Driven to the edge by the dissolution of her marriage and the death of her mother, a woman (Reese Witherspoon) undertakes a solo hike of more than 1,000 miles along the Pacific Crest Trail.

troubled woman, dead person, ex-husband, counselor, stranger, friend, brooding

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Mark of an Angel (2008)

An obsessive woman (Catherine Frot) believes that a 7-year-old (Héloïse Cunin) is her long-dead daughter.

mother, daughter, ex-husband, son, kidnapper, parent, dark

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Scenes From the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills (1989)

Each of two housemen bets that he can bed the other's boss, a widow (Jacqueline Bisset) and a divorcee (Mary Woronov).

wealthy woman, friend, ex-husband, servant, chauffeur, cheeky, offbeat

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Who You Think I Am (2019)

A 50-year-old divorced teacher creates a fake online persona of a beautiful 24-year-old woman, only to become trapped by her deceit when she falls for a man who has become smitten with her profile.

professor, middle-aged woman, ex-husband, lover, impersonator, dark, tense

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The Philadelphia Story (1940)

When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself.

ex-wife, ex-husband, reporter, wealthy man, sister, father, amusing

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Veronika Voss (1982)

Partially based on the life of Sybille Schmitz, who found fame under the Nazi regime, but whose career was destroyed afterward. Veronika Voss is a once prominent UFA actress, kept by her doctor, who raises suspicion in a sports journalist.

actress, sports reporter, girlfriend, neurologist, ex-husband, director, dark

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Le passé (2013)

An Iranian man deserts his French wife and her two children to return to his homeland. Meanwhile, his wife starts up a new relationship, a reality her husband confronts upon his wife's request for a divorce.

ex-husband, ex-wife, daughter, emotional, paris, france, secret past

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The Passion of Anna (1969)

A recently divorced man meets an emotionally devastated widow and they begin a love affair.

ex-husband, widow, husband, wife, bleak, passionate, emotional

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Victoria (2015)

A young Spanish woman who has recently moved to Berlin finds her flirtation with a local guy turn potentially deadly as their night out with his friends reveals a dangerous secret.

frenchwoman, lawyer, sex addict, ex-husband, friend, daughter, cheeky

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The Good Father (1985)

After his divorce, Bill Hooper (Anthony Hopkins) is a shattered man; the biggest blow was losing custody of his son. So when he meets Roger (Jim Broadbent), a man whose wife has also left him and taken their son, Bill takes up Roger's cause as his own -- agreeing to pay all his legal fees. Yet, as the custody battle heats up, Bill makes gestures to reconnect with his ex-wife, Emmy (Harriet Walter), that show that their divorce -- and Bill's anger -- may be more complex than they appear.

ex-wife, ex-husband, son, lawyer, friend, father, emotional

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Falling Down (1993)

An unemployed defense worker frustrated with the various flaws he sees in society, begins to psychotically and violently lash out against them.

ex-husband, ex-wife, daughter, police officer, gang member, storekeeper, disturbing

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Private Property (2006)

Pascale (Isabelle Huppert) leads a lonely life with her adult sons François (Yannick Renier) and Thierry (Jérémie Renier) at a rural estate subsidized by her ex-husband's alimony payments. When Pascale falls for neighbor Jan (Kris Cuppens), she makes plans to move in with him. But Pascale's twin sons -- loafers who treat her like a servant and refuse to accept the responsibilities of adulthood -- won't let her go. The family remains locked in a stalemate until someone makes a startling move.

mother, son, twin, ex-husband, neighbor, chef, melodramatic

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Nocturnal Animals (2016)

A wealthy art gallery owner is haunted by her ex-husband's novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a symbolic revenge tale.

art gallerist, husband, ex-husband, author, family member, friend, brooding

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I, Tonya (2017)

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

figure skater, ex-husband, competitor, friend, mother, athlete, amusing

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The Gay Divorcee (1934)

A woman thinks a flirting man is the co-respondent her lawyer has hired to expedite her divorce.

dancer, pretty woman, lawyer, ex-husband, ex-wife, amusing, charming

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Leaf on a Pillow (1998)

The Indonesian society is seen through a middle-aged lady's eyes in her daily encounters with the street children who work and live off the harsh and sleazy world of adults.

street urchin, ex-husband, merchant, boy, woman, disheartening, gritty

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L'Amore (1948)

Two films, "The Miracle" and "The Human Voice," tell the story of a woman (Anna Magnani) who sleeps with a bum (Federico Fellini) that she thinks is Saint Joseph.

woman, villager, vagabond, man, ex-husband, emotional, spirited

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Separate Tables (1958)

The stories of several people are told as they stay at a seaside hotel in Bournemouth which features dining at "Separate Tables."

manager, retiree, major general, ex-wife, ex-husband, daughter, tender

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The Squid and the Whale (2005)

Follows two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s.

professor, writer, teen boy, young boy, ex-wife, ex-husband, emotional

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The Pumpkin Eater (1964)

Londoner Jo and her third husband Jake live with six of her children but the marriage is strained by numerous factors. Her doctor thinks Jo uses childbirth as a rationale for sex. Jo's issues leave her in a fragile mental state.

wife, husband, friend, ex-husband, psychiatrist, father-in-law, raw

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Pay It Forward (2000)

A young boy attempts to make the world a better place after his teacher gives him that chance.

teacher, student, single mother, journalist, homeless person, ex-husband, inspiring

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One Potato, Two Potato (1964)

Study of interracial marriage in the 1960's. A white divorcée falls in love with and marries an African-American man. When her ex-husband sues for custody of her child, arguing that a mixed household is an improper place to raise the girl, the new husband fights for his parental rights in court, fighting against a judge who represents the prejudices of the era.

mother, man, father, judge, ex-husband, child, disheartening

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An Unmarried Woman (1978)

A wealthy woman from Manhattan's Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of sixteen years leaves her for a younger woman.

ex-wife, ex-husband, pretty woman, boyfriend, charming, emotional, spirited

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Wild (2014)

A chronicle of one woman's one thousand one hundred mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent personal tragedy.

troubled woman, dead person, ex-husband, counselor, stranger, friend, trail

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Without a Trace (1983)

Estranged New Yorker (Kate Nelligan) turns to police after son disappears.

mother, son, detective, ex-husband, melodramatic, shocking, bleak

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Things to Come (2016)

A philosophy teacher soldiers through the death of her mother, losing her book deal, and dealing with a husband who is cheating on her.

professor, ex-husband, disheartening, spirited, engaging, france, divorce

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