If I Were You Trailer & Clips


If I Were You full movie is released on Aug 12, 2021. Watch If I Were You online - the English Comedy movie from China , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $9,432. If I Were You is directed by Joan Carr-Wiggin and created by Joan Carr-Wiggin with Marcia Gay Harden and Leonor Watling. If I Were You is available online on Peacock and Peacock Premium.

Two women who meet by chance make a pact to fix their unhappy lives: they will each do what the other one says. But one has a secret: She knows her husband is sleeping with the younger woman. Madelyn's plan backfires when aspiring actress Lucy orders her to play King Lear in a very amateur production, with Lucy playing the Fool. Madelyn's life is transformed in unexpected ways as, like Lear, she struggles with matters of mortality and betrayal, loyalty, and love.

As know as:

Jia Ru Wo Shi Ni, If I Were You, Если бы я была тобой

Release Date:

Mar 15, 2013

Release Date (Streaming):

May 07, 2013


China, United Kingdom, Canada



Stream Service:

Kino Lorber

Production Companies:

Paragraph Pictures, TallTree Pictures

Gross worldwide:



What happens when your new best friend is your husband's mistress?


Bruce DeMara
Toronto Star
Here's a safe prediction: movie critics are going to have fun with the title of If I Were You.
by rottentomatoes, Nov 28, 2013
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
"If I Were You'' has more than its share of laughs, but director Joan Carr-Wiggin needed to cut half an hour to make this fly without interest flagging.
by rottentomatoes, Mar 15, 2013
Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times
Harden is a wonderful actress but struggles to find the complexity in so strained a situation.
by rottentomatoes, Mar 14, 2013

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