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Woody Allen
Born December 1, 1935 (age 83)
Heywood "Woody" Allen (December 1, 1935) is an American filmmaker, writer, actor, comedian, and musician whose career spans more than six decades.
He worked as a comedy writer in the 1950s, writing jokes and scripts for television and publishing several books of short humor pieces. In the early 1960s, Allen began performing as a stand-up comedian, emphasizing monologues rather than traditional jokes... full bio
Midnight in Paris
[2011]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | 1h 34min
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While on a trip to Paris with his fiancée's family, a nostalgic screenwriter finds himself mysteriously going back to the 1920s everyday at midnight.
Blue Jasmine
[2013]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 38min
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A New York socialite, deeply troubled and in denial, arrives in San Francisco to impose upon her sister. She looks a million, but isn't bringing money, peace, or love...
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
[2008]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 36min
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Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.
Café Society
[2016]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 36min
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In the 1930s, a Bronx native moves to Hollywood and falls in love with a young woman who is seeing a married man.
Match Point
[2005]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance, Thriller | 2h 4min
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At a turning point in his life, a former tennis pro falls for an actress who happens to be dating his friend and soon-to-be brother-in-law.
To Rome with Love
[2012]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 52min
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The lives of some visitors and residents of Rome and the romances, adventures and predicaments they get into.
Magic in the Moonlight
[2014]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 37min
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A romantic comedy about an Englishman brought in to help unmask a possible swindle. Personal and professional complications ensue.
Irrational Man
[2015]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 35min
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A tormented philosophy professor finds a will to live when he commits an existential act.
Whatever Works
[2009]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 33min
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A middle-aged, misanthropic divorcée from New York City surprisingly enters a fulfilling, Pygmalion-type relationship with a much younger, unsophisticated Southern girl.
Wonder Wheel
[2017]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 41min
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On Coney Island in the 1950s, a lifeguard tells the story of a middle-aged carousel operator, his beleaguered wife, and the visitor who turns their lives upside-down.
Annie Hall
[1977]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 33min
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Neurotic New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditzy Annie Hall.
Scoop
[2006]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Mystery | 1h 36min
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An American journalism student in London scoops a big story, and begins an affair with an aristocrat as the incident unfurls.
Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 38min
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Sally's parents' marriage breaks up when her father undergoes a mid-life crisis and impulsively weds a prostitute. Meanwhile, Sally's own marriage also begins to disintegrate.
Cassandra's Dream
[2007]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Romance | 1h 48min
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The tale of two brothers with serious financial woes. When a third party proposes they turn to crime, things go badly and the two become enemies.
Manhattan
[1979]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 36min
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The life of a divorced television writer dating a teenage girl is further complicated when he falls in love with his best friend's mistress.
Melinda and Melinda
[2004]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 39min
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Two alternating stories, one comedy and the other tragedy, about Melinda's attempts to straighten out her life.
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
[2001]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Mystery | 1h 43min
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An insurance investigator and an efficency expert who hate each other are both hypnotized by a crooked hypnotist with a jade scorpion into stealing jewels.
Hannah and Her Sisters
[1986]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 46min
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Between two Thanksgivings two years apart, Hannah's husband falls in love with her sister Lee, while her hypochondriac ex-husband rekindles his relationship with her sister Holly.
Small Time Crooks
[2000]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 34min
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A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Deconstructing Harry
[1997]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 36min
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Suffering from writer's block and eagerly awaiting his writing award, Harry Block remembers events from his past and scenes from his best-selling books as characters, real and fictional, come back to haunt him.
Anything Else
[2003]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 48min
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Jerry Falk learns a lesson the hard way when he falls head over heels in love with a beautiful but flighty girl, Amanda.
Crimes and Misdemeanors
[1989]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 44min
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An ophthalmologist's mistress threatens to reveal their affair to his wife, while a married documentary filmmaker is infatuated by another woman.
Sweet and Lowdown
[1999]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Music | 1h 35min
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In the 1930s, jazz guitarist Emmet Ray idolizes Django Reinhardt, faces gangsters and falls in love with a mute woman.
Mighty Aphrodite
[1995]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | 1h 35min
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When he discovers his adopted son is a genius, a New York sportswriter seeks out the boy's birth mother: a ditzy porn star and prostitute.
Everyone Says I Love You
[1996]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Musical, Romance | 1h 41min
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A New York girl sets her father up with a beautiful woman in a troubled marriage while her stepsister gets engaged.
Hollywood Ending
[2002]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Romance | 1h 52min
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A director is forced to work with his ex-wife, who left him for the boss of the studio bankrolling his new film. But the night before the first day of shooting, he develops a case of psychosomatic blindness.
Bullets Over Broadway
[1994]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 38min
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In New York in 1928, a struggling playwright is forced to cast a mobster's talentless girlfriend in his latest drama in order to get it produced.
Manhattan Murder Mystery
[1993]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Mystery | 1h 44min
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A middle-aged couple suspects foul play when their neighbor's wife suddenly drops dead.
The Purple Rose of Cairo
[1985]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | 1h 22min
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In New Jersey in 1935, a movie character walks off the screen and into the real world.
Celebrity
[1998]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 53min
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The fortunes of a husband and wife differ drastically after they divorce.
Zelig
[1983]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 19min
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"Documentary" about a man who can look and act like whoever he's around, and meets various famous people.
Husbands and Wives
[1992]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 1h 43min
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When their best friends announce that they're separating, a professor and his wife discover the faults in their own marriage.
Radio Days
[1987]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 28min
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A nostalgic look at radio's golden age focusing on one ordinary family and the various performers in the medium.
Sleeper
[1973]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Sci-Fi | 1h 29min
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A nerdish store owner is revived out of cryostasis into a future world to fight an oppressive government.
Movie | Comedy | 1h 28min
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Seven segments related to one another only in that they all purport to be based on sections of the book by David Reuben. The segments range from "Do Aphrodisiacs Work?" in which a court jester gives an aphrodisiac to the Queen and is, in the end, beheaded to "What Happens During Ejaculation?" in which we watch 'control central' during a successful seduction.
Love and Death
[1975]
 
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Movie | Comedy, War | 1h 25min
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In czarist Russia, a neurotic soldier and his distant cousin formulate a plot to assassinate Napoleon.
Bananas
[1971]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 22min
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When a bumbling New Yorker is dumped by his activist girlfriend, he travels to a tiny Latin American nation and becomes involved in its latest rebellion.
Broadway Danny Rose
[1984]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 24min
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In his attempts to reconcile a lounge singer with his mistress, a hapless talent agent is mistaken as her lover by a jealous gangster.
Shadows and Fog
[1991]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 25min
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With a serial strangler on the loose, a bookkeeper wanders around town searching for the vigilante group intent on catching the killer.
Take the Money and Run
[1969]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime | 1h 25min
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The life and times of Virgil Starkwell, inept bank robber.
New York Stories
[1989]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 2h 4min
A middle-aged artist obsessed with his pretty young assistant, a precocious 12 year old living in a hotel, and a neurotic lawyer with a possessive mother make up three Gotham tales.
Stardust Memories
[1980]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Drama | 1h 29min
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While attending a retrospective of his work, a filmmaker recalls his life and his loves: the inspirations for his films.
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy
[1982]
 
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Movie | Comedy | 1h 28min
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A wacky inventor and his wife invite two other couples for a weekend party at a romantic summer house in the 1900s countryside.
Alice
[1990]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance | 1h 42min
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A spoiled Manhattan housewife re-evaluates her life after visiting a Chinatown healer.
Interiors
[1978]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 33min
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Three sisters find their lives spinning out of control in the wake of their parents' sudden, unexpected divorce.
Another Woman
[1988]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 21min
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Facing a mid-life crisis, a woman rents an apartment next to a psychiatrist's office to write a new book, only to become drawn to the plight of a pregnant woman seeking that doctor's help.
September
[1987]
 
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Movie | Drama | 1h 22min
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At a summer house in Vermont, neighbor Howard falls in love with Lane, who's in a relationship with Peter, who's falling for Stephanie, who's married with children.
What's Up, Tiger Lily?
[1966]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Comedy, Crime | 1h 20min
In Woody Allen's directorial debut, he took the Japanese action film Key of Keys (1965) and re-dubbed it, changing the plot to make it revolve around a secret egg salad recipe.
Don't Drink the Water
[1994]
 
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TV Movie | Comedy | 1h 40min
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Somewhere behind the early 1960s cold-war iron curtain, the Hollander family cause an international spying incident when Walter photographs a sunset in a sensitive region. In order to stay out of jail, the Hollanders take refuge in the American Embassy, which is temporarily being run by the absent Ambassador's diplomatically incompetent son, Axel.
Sounds from a Town I Love
[2001]
 
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Short Movie | Comedy, Short | 3min
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Woody Allen's short film was his contribution to the Concert for New York City in October 2001. The short film features New Yorkers on the street talking about life in the City That Never Sleeps.
The Concert for New York City
[2001]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Music | 4h 56min
This concert took place at Madison Square Garden, shortly after the 9/11 attacks. Highlights include "New York State Of Mind" by Billy Joel, "Won't Get Fooled Again" by the Who, "I Want Love" by Elton John, and "Freedom" by Paul McCartney.
Short Movie | Comedy, Short | 25min
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This mockumentary follows the fictional career of Harvey Wallinger, ostensible chief aide and adviser to Richard Nixon, from Nixon's time as Eisenhower's vice-president through his loss in the 1960 election to John F. Kennedy to his own eventual election as U.S. president in 1968. Wallinger gives Nixon advice over the course of his career and, in numerous interviews, catalogs the attitudes, skills... see more
A Rainy Day in New York
[2019]
 
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Movie | Comedy
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Two young people arrive in New York for a weekend where they are met with bad weather and a series of adventures.