A heavy silence.
What a wife you have!
Bunim’s house. This is why she think you are a dybbuk; I,
of course, do not believe in such things. I am a rational
Oh my. Oh my yes. What nonsense. And even if there
were spirits, certainly. . .
He thumps his chest.
. . . I am notone of them!
the room—it must have been then that the Evil One—
“My corpse!” Honestly! What a wife you have!
Oh yes? Look, husband. . .
one cheek. . .
. . . Then he left the room. He came back, and shaved the
other. . .
. . . You were already gone!
Reb Groshkover laughs.
A Serious Man (2009)
Synopsis: Larry Gopnik (Michael Stuhlbarg) is a physics professor at a 1960s university, but his life is coming apart at the seams. His wife (Sari Lennick) is leaving him, his jobless brother (Richard Kind) has moved in, and someone is trying to sabotage his chances for tenure. Larry seeks advice from three different rabbis, but whether anyone can help him overcome his many afflictions remains to be seen.