A Price Above Rubies from 1998 stars Renée Zellweger as Sonia Horowitz, a Jewish woman who is stifled by her marriage and gives up everything to be free. It’s a history lesson in where the women’s movement came from and how it was viewed almost 20 years ago.
Julianna Margulies played a supporting role, with Kim Hunter, Edie Falco and Kathleen Chalfant in small parts. Glenn Fitzgerald is Mendel, Sonia’s husband. Christopher Eccleston is her brother-in-law – Rachel’s (Margulies) husband. Allen Payne plays Ramon, an artist. Shelton Dane plays Yossi, Sonia’s brother who died at age 10.Continue Reading: Review: A Price Above Rubies