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Sudden Manhattan (1996)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 7 March 1997 (USA)
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Donna witnesses identical murders on the same street on different days. Is this a supernatural conspiracy or is she merely cracking up?

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Adrienne Shelly

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Adrienne Shelly
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Adrienne Shelly ... Donna
Tim Guinee ... Adam
Roger Rees ... Murphy
Louise Lasser ... Dominga
Hynden Walch ... Georgie
Jon Sklaroff ... Alex
Paul Cassell ... Ian
Chuck Montgomery ... Bearded Man
Dave Simonds ... Roses Man
Melinda Wade ... Roses Woman
Pamela Gray ... Bagel Business Woman
Brian Quirk Brian Quirk ... Playwright
C.C. Loveheart C.C. Loveheart ... Waitress
Shirl Bernheim Shirl Bernheim ... Old Lady #1
Elizabeth Newett Elizabeth Newett ... Old Lady #2
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Donna witnesses identical murders on the same street on different days. Is this a supernatural conspiracy or is she merely cracking up? Written by Erik Gregersen <erik@astro.as.utexas.edu>

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 March 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Subitamente Manhattan See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Phaedra Cinema See more »
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Color
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Georgie: What is the light of the intrepid orbit?
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Might have been made from Woody Allen's out-takes
2 April 2000 | by larcher-2See all my reviews

Might have been made from Woody Allen's out-takes; it has the feel of one of his weaker movies. It isn't bad, exactly, but it isn't good, exactly, either. A woman who might or might not be insane might or might not be witnessing murders by a man who might or might not have multiple personality disorder. The men and women who might or might not flit into her life might or might not join her in what might or might not be an investigation. The only characters who seem to be sure of anything are the cop who calmly assures her she hasn't seen anything and the gypsy who is sure of nothing but death, destruction, and collecting for her palm reading. Very funny moments, very freaky moments, and nothing much as a whole.


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