Isaac, 42, has divorced Jill. She is now living with another woman, Connie, and is writing a book in which she will reveal some very private points of their relationship. Isaac has a love affair with Tracy, 17, when he meets Mary, the mistress of his best friend Yale. Yale is already married to Emily. Written by
Woody Allen's New Comedy Hit
Did You Know?
(1979) (1979) was the third consecutive Best Original Screenplay Academy Award nomination in three consecutive years for Woody Allen
but on this occasion shared with Marshall Brickman
. The previous two Oscar noms were for Interiors
(1978) (1978) and Annie Hall
(1977) (1977), Allen winning only one of these, for the latter. For an Oscar, Allen would not be next nominated again for a script until Broadway Danny Rose
(1984) in 1984. From there, he would be nominated for the next three films in three consecutive years amounting to four Oscar screenplay noms in a row. See more
When Isaac asks Tracy how old he will be when she is thirty-six, she says "sixty-three," and he agrees. Earlier Isaac says that she is seventeen and he is forty-two, which means he is 25 years older than her, and would therefore be sixty-one, not sixty-three. See more
[music: the opening of Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue. Voiceover
Chapter One. He adored New York City. He idolized it all out of proportion. Eh uh, no, make that he, he romanticized it all out of proportion. Better. To him, no matter what the season was, this was still a town that existed in black and white and pulsated to the great tunes of George Gershwin. Uh, no, let me start this over.
Chapter One: He was too romantic about Manhattan, as he was about everything else. He thrived on...
There are no opening credits, save the production company bumper and the film's title, which appears as part of a flashing neon sign in New York City. See more
Referenced in Depression: The Movie
Written by George Gershwin See more