Deadly Wives takes the vow of "for better or worse"to the nightmare level.
A woman leads a double life in North Carolina, and an elderly husband ends up dead after his wife takes him to a swimming pool.
Elisa McNabney's husband Larry was a successful attorney, and since his TV commercials featured him in western gear, he was known as The Marlboro Man. One day Larry disappeared, but Elisa still ran the law office. Then suddenly Elisa vanished too.
Tim and Larissa Schuster are a successful couple in Clovis, California. Their marriage appears to be a perfect example of opposites attract, but after 20 years, the many differences in their personalities strain to the breaking point.
First, Morgan Wixon, meets small town boy, Kevin Mengel, and falls in love. Then, meet Texas beauty queen, Darlene Gentry. She marries a handsome husband, has three sons, and lives an idyllic life, until one night her husband is murdered.
In the all-American town of Edgewood, Kentucky, Stephen and Adele Craven fit right in. But when Stephen turns up dead, investigators are faced with a puzzling crime scene, conflicting testimony, and a search for evidence.
When Lynn Stomps and her husband Gerry arrange to meet a buyer for their boat, Lynn winds up injured and Gerry disappears. Across the country, New Jersey couple Melanie McGuire and her husband Bill have a nasty argument.
Investigators discover that a murdered man's wife is also the keeper of fatal family secrets. Next, detectives begin unraveling the story of what really happened to a woman's two deceased husbands.
Two stories feature scheming wives incapable of telling the truth. First, Navy man Cory Voss and his wife Catherina Voss are a young couple raising two children in Virginia. Then, Barbara Garcia and her husband Cipriano, are retirees living in Indiana.
Two stories feature wives that are the polar opposites of their partners. First, a marriage is cut short when a husband is killed in a tough neighborhood. Next, two women are deeply committed to one another as life partners until one goes missing.