The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

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Directed By Woody Allen Starring Mia Farrow  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Danny Aiello  •  Edward Herrmann  •  Deborah Rush Genres Comedy  •  Fantasy Comedy  •  Fantasy  •  Magic Realism  •  Romance  •  Romantic Comedy  •  Romantic Fantasy  •  Satire  •  Urban Comedy Studios &
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Academy Award Nominated  •  Orion Pictures  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Nominated  •  BAFTA Award for Best Film Winning  •  BAFTA Award for Best Film Nominated  •  Twilight Time  •  French Syndicate of Cinema Critics Prix Léon Moussinac  •  London Film Critics' Circle Award for Film of the Year
Release Info May 2, 1985
B&W and Color  •  82 minutes PG Rated PG
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JC13

JC13 on 11/28/2014 Reply  · 

Great concept, solid execution, and a surprising ending. Good stuff.

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trayoder

trayoder on 1/1/2015 Reply  · 

It's funny, entertaining and original. One of Woody Allen's best films.

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