When successful food critic Rachel Samstat begins to fall for the charming columnist Mark Forman, she is warned that he is not capable of fidelity. But after a whirlwind courtship, they marry, and Rachel gives up her career to dedicate herself to making their marriage work. Mark is thrilled when Rachel announces that she is pregnant but becomes anxious about his new, responsible role and begins cheating on her. .
Meryl Streep, Jack Nicholson, Jeff Daniels, Maureen Stapleton, Stockard Channing, Richard Masur, Catherine O'Hara, Steven Hill, Milos Forman, Mamie Gummer, Karen Akers, Aida Linares, Anna Maria Horsford, Ron McLarty, Kenneth Welsh, Kevin Spacey, Mercedes Ruehl, Joanna Gleason, R S Thomas, Jack Gilpin, Christian Clemenson, John Wood, Sidney Armus, Yakov Smirnoff, Caroline Aaron, Lela Ivey, Libby Titus, Angela Pietropinto, Cynthia O'Neal, Susan Forristal, Dana Ivey, John Rothman, Salem Ludwig, Patricia Falkenhain, Gregg Almquist, Ryan Hilliard, Ari Roussimoff, Natasha Lyonne