The Stepford Wives – Film Review

a. After watching the movie discuss with your classmates and answer the following questions:

  1. Do you think that Walter knew of what happened in Stepford before he decided to move there with his family? 
  2. Do you think some of the men were pushed into the process or did they all participate willingly? And Walter?
  3. Ira Levin wrote this story in 1975, when robots weren’t so advanced and often humanlike as they tend to be now.  Humanlike robots fulfilling our “every” need. Do you think we’re really heading the way described by Levin?
  4. Would you like living in Stepford? Why?

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The Stepford Wives

The Stepford Wives is a 1972 satirical thriller novel by Ira Levin. The story concerns Joanna Eberhart, a photographer and young mother who begins to suspect that the frighteningly submissive housewives in her new idyllic Connecticut neighborhood…