Academy Award nominee Catherine Deneuve lsabeIIe Huppert and Fanny Ardant star in this outrageous mystery about a wealthy industrialist who has been found murdered in his home while his family gathers for the hoIiday season. The house is isolated in a snowstorm and the phone lines have been cut. Eight women are his potentiaI murderers; his caIculating wife, his two mischievous daughters, his meddIing mother-in-Iaw, his neurotic sister-in-law, his sexy sister, the faithfuI family cook and the suItry new maid. Each woman is a suspect. Each has a motive. BeautifuI, tempestuous, intelligent, sensual and dangerous...One of them is guilty. Which one is it?