The Purple Rose of CairoHD Closed Captioning
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About the Movie
Mia Farrow plays a lonely Depression-era waitress trapped in an unhappy marriage. She escapes her drab life by going to the movies over and over again. Suddenly, one day, her movie heartthrob steps off the screen and into her life -- literally! A bittersweet cinema fantasy.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 33
- Fresh: 30
- Rotten: 3
- Average Rating: 7.8/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: It's a sweet, lyrically funny, multi- layered work that again demonstrates that Woody Allen is our premier film maker who, standing something over 5 feet tall in his sneakers, towers above all others.
Playful meditation on reality and escapism.
Radio Days - Please!
Please offer Woody Allen's movie Radio Days! Fans of Woody, who also enjoy movies about the 40's, and old time radio love this one.
- Genre: Comedy
- Released: 1985
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