Shirley Valentine is a 1989 British-American romantic comedy-drama movie. It stars Pauline Collins. Tom Conti plays her lover, Bernard Hill plays her husband and Alison Steadman play her friend. It is about a Liverpool housewife whose family gives her too little attention. She travels to Greece and has an affair with a local man.
This movie was released in August 1989 in the United States. The reviews for Shirley Valentine were mixed. The movie received several awards and was nominated for some Golden Globe and Academy Awards.