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Crisis in Six Scenes 

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Crisis in Six Scenes is a comedy that takes place in the 1960's during turbulent times in the United States and a middle class suburban family is visited by a guest who turns their household completely upside down.

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Woody Allen
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Series cast summary:
Woody Allen ...  Sidney J. Munsinger 6 episodes, 2016
Miley Cyrus ...  Lennie Dale 6 episodes, 2016
Elaine May ...  Kay Munsinger 6 episodes, 2016
John Magaro ...  Alan Brockman 5 episodes, 2016
Rachel Brosnahan ...  Ellie 4 episodes, 2016
Joy Behar ...  Ann 3 episodes, 2016
Mary Boyer ...  Linda 3 episodes, 2016
Marylouise Burke ...  Lucy 3 episodes, 2016
Margaret Goodman ...  Helen 3 episodes, 2016
Julie Halston ...  Roz 3 episodes, 2016
Sondra James ...  Rita 3 episodes, 2016
Margaret Ladd ...  Gail 3 episodes, 2016
Rebecca Schull ...  Rose 3 episodes, 2016
Mary Shultz ...  Andy 3 episodes, 2016
Barbara Singer ...  Carol 3 episodes, 2016
Becky Ann Baker ...  Lee 2 episodes, 2016
Lewis Black ...  Al 2 episodes, 2016
Gad Elmaleh ...  Moe 2 episodes, 2016
Steve Mellor Steve Mellor ...  Narrator 2 episodes, 2016
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Crisis in Six Scenes is a comedy that takes place in the 1960's during turbulent times in the United States and a middle class suburban family is visited by a guest who turns their household completely upside down.

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Amazon Originals

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USA

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English

Release Date:

30 September 2016 (USA) See more »

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Crisi in sei scene See more »

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At Cannes in May 2016, Woody Allen called his decision to make this series "a catastrophic mistake". He explained this was because he was "struggling with it at home. I never should have gotten into it. I thought it was going to be easy. You do a movie and it's a big long thing; to do six half-hours you'd think would be a cinch. But it's not. It's very, very hard." See more »


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Woody Allen and Elaine May
7 October 2016 | by drednmSee all my reviews

This 6-part series has it's ups and downs in a story about a sedate couple (Woody Allen and Elaine May) in the 1960s who get thrust into a world of radical politics when a fugitive (Miley Cyrus) breaks into their suburban home one evening. Over the course of the 6 episodes she radicalizes everyone in sight, including May's old-lady book club, while verbally jousting with Allen and stealing his fig newtons.

Co-stars include Joy Behar, John Magaro, Rachel Brosnihan, Lewis Black, Michael Rappaport, Deborah Rush, Christine Ebersole, Rebecca Schill, Margaret Ladd, Judy Gold.

Builds to an hilarious final episode that recalls the Marx Brothers.

Certainly worth a look.


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