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Director:
Writer (WGA):
Woody Allen (written by)
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Release Date:
10 January 1991 (Argentina) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A younger man and a bolder woman
Plot:
A spoiled Manhattan housewife re-evaluates her life after visiting a Chinatown healer. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for Oscar. Another 1 win & 5 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Enjoyable romp See more (51 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Joe Mantegna ... Joe

Mia Farrow ... Alice

William Hurt ... Doug

June Squibb ... Hilda

Marceline Hugot ... Monica
Dylan O'Sullivan Farrow ... Kate
Matthew H. Williamson ... Dennis (as Matt Williamson)

Julie Kavner ... Decorator
Billy Taylor ... Trainer

Holland Taylor ... Helen
Michael-Vaughn Sullivan ... Hairstylist

Robin Bartlett ... Nina

Linda Wallem ... Penny
Gina Gallagher ... Joe's Daughter
Patience Moore ... School Teacher
Diane Cheng ... Dr. Yang's Assistant

Kim Chan ... Dr. Yang's Patient

Keye Luke ... Dr. Yang
Lynda Bridges ... Saleslady
Anthony Cortino ... Dog Groomer

Judy Davis ... Vicki

Cybill Shepherd ... Nancy Brill

Alec Baldwin ... Ed
Katja Schumann ... Circus Equestrian
Vanessa Thomas ... Circus Aerialist

Blythe Danner ... Dorothy
Gwen Verdon ... Alice's Mother

Patrick O'Neal ... Alice's Father
Kristy Graves ... Alice at 18 Yrs.
Laurie Nayber ... Young Dorothy

Rachel Miner ... Alice at 12 Yrs.
Amy Barrett ... Mrs. Keyes (as Amy Louise Barret)

Caroline Aaron ... Sue
Alexi Henry ... Kimberly

James Toback ... Professor

Bernadette Peters ... Muse

Elle Macpherson ... Model
Ira Wheeler ... Office Xmas Party Guest

Lisa Marie ... Office Xmas Party Guest

Diane Salinger ... Carol
Alfred Cherry ... Vicki's Analyst

David Spielberg ... Ken

Bob Balaban ... Sid Moscowitz
Peggy Miley ... Dorothy's Maid
George J. Manos ... Dorothy's Xmas Party Guest (as George Manos)
Kim Weston-Moran ... Dorothy's Xmas Party Guest

Peter Tolan ... Dorothy's Xmas Party Guest

Kenneth Edelson ... Dorothy's Xmas Party Guest
Marvin Terban ... Dorothy's Xmas Party Guest

James McDaniel ... Dorothy's Xmas Party Guest
Roy Attaway ... Dorothy's Xmas Party Guest

Jodi Long ... Park Avenue Couples
Suzanne O'Neill ... Park Avenue Couples
Don Snell ... Park Avenue Couples
Robert Polenz ... Park Avenue Couples
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Mary Stein ... Nun (uncredited)

Directed by
Woody Allen 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Woody Allen (written by)

Produced by
Robert Greenhut .... producer
Joseph Hartwick .... co-producer
Charles H. Joffe .... executive producer
Jane Read Martin .... associate producer
Thomas A. Reilly .... associate producer (as Thomas Reilly)
Helen Robin .... co-producer
Jack Rollins .... executive producer
 
Cinematography by
Carlo Di Palma (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Susan E. Morse 
 
Casting by
Juliet Taylor 
 
Production Design by
Santo Loquasto 
 
Art Direction by
Speed Hopkins 
 
Set Decoration by
Susan Bode 
 
Costume Design by
Jeffrey Kurland 
 
Makeup Department
Fern Buchner .... make-up artist
Romaine Greene .... hairstylist
 
Production Management
Jonathan Filley .... assistant production manager
Joseph Hartwick .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Stella Kim .... dga trainee
Richard Patrick .... second assistant director
Thomas A. Reilly .... first assistant director (as Thomas Reilly)
Debra Kent .... second assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Joseph Alfieri .... standby carpenter (as Joe Alfieri)
Vincent Guarriello .... chief construction grip
Glenn Lloyd .... art department coordinator
James Mazzola .... property master
Ron Petagna .... construction coordinator
Cosmo Sorice .... standby scenic artist
James Sorice .... master scenic artist
Dave Weinman .... set dresser
Frank Didio .... head carpenter (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Lee Dichter .... re-recording mixer: Sound One Corporation
Frank Graziadei .... sound recordist
Robert Hein .... supervising sound editor (as Bob Hein)
Tony Martinez .... sound editor
Sylvia Menno .... assistant sound editor
Jay Rabinowitz .... assistant sound editor
James Sabat .... production sound mixer
Louis Sabat .... boom operator
 
Special Effects by
Robert Harman .... special effects rigging (as Bob Harman)
 
Visual Effects by
Jeff Balsmeyer .... visual effects storyboard
Randall Balsmeyer .... visual effects supervisor: Balsmeyer & Everett
Don Canfield .... motion control operator
Stanley W. Sayer .... blue screen consultant: Balsmeyer & Everett (as Stan Sayer)
Angus Bickerton .... optical cameraman (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Lee Sheward .... stunt double: Alec Baldwin (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ronald Burke .... dolly grip
Michael Caracciolo .... second assistant cameraperson
John Connell .... gyrosphere assistant camera
Michael Green .... assistant cameraperson
Brian Hamill .... still photographer
Michael Kelem .... gyrosphere camera operator (as Mike Kelem)
Jim Manzione .... best boy
Dick Mingalone .... camera operator
Ray Quinlan .... gaffer
Jim Vecchio .... camera assistant trainee
Robert Ward .... key grip (as Bob Ward)
Howard Weiner .... video engineer
 
Casting Department
Judie Fixler .... additional casting: Todd Thaler Casting
Ellen Lewis .... casting associate
Laura Rosenthal .... casting assistant
David H. Kramer .... adr voice casting (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Bill Christians .... wardrobe supervisor: men's
Patricia Eiben .... wardrobe supervisor: women's
Lauren Gibson .... costume assistant
Eric Mendelsohn .... costume assistant
Donna Zakowska .... assistant costume designer
Ursula Schrader .... wardrobe (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
William Kruzykowski .... assistant film editor
Mark Livolsi .... assistant film editor
 
Music Department
The Big Apple Circus Band .... performers: The Courier
Linda Hudes .... composer: The Courier
Wayne King & His Orchestra .... performers: Alice Blue Gown
 
Transportation Department
Harold 'Whitey' McEvoy .... transportation captain
Peter Tavis .... transportation captain
Patrick Hogan .... driver (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Tom Amos .... production assistant
Stacy Augenstein .... production assistant
Jody Banks .... location scout
Andrew Bernstein .... production assistant
Jerry Caron .... assistant production coordinator
Kay Chapin .... script supervisor
James A. Davis .... location scout
Antoine Douaihy .... location scout
Michael Jackman .... assistant production auditor
Peter Lombardi .... production auditor
Brian Mannain .... studio manager
Jane Read Martin .... assistant: to Mr. Allen
Megan Monaghan .... location scout
Justin Moritt .... production assistant
Danielle Rigby .... production assistant
Dana Robin .... location manager
Helen Robin .... production coordinator
Scott Schaffer .... craft service (as Scott Shaffer)
Monty Simons .... production assistant
Carl Turnquest Jr. .... projectionist
Gilbert S. Williams .... studio manager
Aleks Zivanovich .... production assistant
Thomas Patrick Petrilla .... production assistant (uncredited)
Aaron Sadovsky .... production assistant: New York (uncredited)
Matthew T. Weiner .... production assistant (uncredited)
Nicholas Wolfert .... production assistant (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Marv Alpert .... the producers wish to thank for their assistance: NBA Entertainment
Al Cerullo .... the producers wish to thank: Island Helicopter Corporation (as Al Cerullo Jr.)
Mary Lance .... the producers wish to thank for their assistance
Louis Malle .... the producers wish to thank for their assistance: "Calcutta" movie
Kati Meister .... the producers wish to thank for their assistance
Sheila Metzner .... the producers wish to thank for their assistance: photographs courtesy of
Jack Piccuro .... the producers wish to thank for their assistance
 
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Runtime:
102 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Dolby SR (Mono)
Certification:
Argentina:13 | Australia:PG | Chile:14 | Finland:S | France:U | Germany:12 (w) | Iceland:L | Netherlands:AL | Peru:14 | Portugal:M/12 (Qualidade) | Singapore:PG | South Korea:15 | Sweden:Btl | UK:12 (original rating) | UK:15 (video rating) (1991) | USA:PG-13 | USA:Approved (PCA #30686) | USA:TV-PG (TV rating)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Film debut of Lisa Marie.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: When Thelonious Monk's version of "Darn That Dream" appears on the soundtrack, the LP sleeve of "Monk's Dream" is shown, implying that Alice and Joe are listening to it. However the tune is not featured on that album.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Doug:Hey, where are you now?
Alice:Nowhere.
Doug:It's late, I have to go.
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Movie Connections:
Soundtrack:
Mack the KnifeSee more »

FAQ

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What is the spiral device that Dr Yang uses to hypnotize Alice?
How much sex, violence, and profanity are in this movie?
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10 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Enjoyable romp, 25 May 2002
Author: Movie_Man 500 from La La Land

Next to the Front, this contains Woody Allen's best ending. There's one striking visual image in the plot I still can't get out my head: Mia is cheating on William Hurt with Joseph Mantegna and the 2 of them are over at Mantegna's apartment, while a glorious downpour crashes against a huge glass window behind them. The sound of the rain hitting the window compliments their nervous dialogue perfectly. One of Farrow's nicest performances (the Purple Rose of Cairo is her most heartbreaking). And where else are you going to see invisibility in the same story as Mother Theresa? One of Allen's better cast jobs, too. Even the smallest roles are exquisite. Gwen Vernon as Farrow's old time movie star mother is sublime. And Bernadette Peters makes a great wise cracking muse.

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