R | | Comedy, Romance
Of the three movies that Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVito have made altogether as actors in the same film, this picture is the only one which was not part of the Jack Colton-Joan Wilder series represented by the two film franchise of Romancing the Stone (1984) and The Jewel of the Nile (1985). Moreover, of the three films, The War of the Roses (1989) is the only one that DeVito directed. All three pictures were however all made and produced by the 20th Century Fox film studio.
You have some valid reasons for wanting a divorce.
Gavin: Excuse me. My sinuses are very sensitive to irritants.
Gavin: In the past five months, I think I've breathed freely with both sides working maybe a week total.
Gavin: I gotta cut this out. It's gonna kill me.
Gavin: I ...
Gavin: I ...
When Barbara is asking Oliver about the cat at the cellar sauna, the glass window is clearly evident by droplets of steam/water. The camera cuts to a close shot with both Oliver & Barbara's faces, and the glass in the window between them is clearly removed, as there is no evidence of condensation/steam. In the next shot of the sauna door, the glass is back, droplets and all.
$9,488,794 10 December 1989