The Burning Plain
Tragedy is beautifully written in Gina, the sad wife and mother who risks everything for an affair. Basinger yields just enough glimpses of Gina's state of mind to let us hurt for her.
We also loved:
Judi Dench, Nine; Marcia Gay Harden, Whip It; Susan Sarandon, The Lovely Bones; Imelda Staunton,Taking Woodstock.