Annie Hall

"Essential"

Annie Hall Review


The Woodman's finest hour, in this bittersweet love story between a die-hard New Yorker and a midwestern ditz, about what it really takes to make a relationship (or two or three) work. Woody Allen is at his best as an actor, and Diane Keaton has never had a better role. What makes Annie Hall so much fun, though, is the cameos -- from Paul Simon to Jeff Goldblum's one liner (On the phone: "I forgot my mantra!"), it's a complete send-up of the 70s. Best is Christopher Walken as Annie's psychotic brother.

Utterly hilarious, yet it rings absolutely true. A true, and rare, must-see.



Annie Hall

Facts and Figures

Run time: 93 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 20th April 1977

Box Office Worldwide: $38.3M

Budget: $4M

Distributed by: United Artists

Production compaines: United Artists

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Fresh: 59 Rotten: 1

IMDB: 8.2 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: Charles H. Joffe,

Starring: as Alvy Singer, as Annie Hall, as Rob, as Allison, as Tony Lacey, as Pam, as Robin, as Mrs. Hall, as Duane Hall, as Mr. Hall, Helen Ludlam as Grammy Hall, Mordecai Lawner as Mr. Singer, Joan Neuman as Mrs. Singer, Jonathan Munk as Alvy Singer - Age 9, as himself, Marshall McLuhan as himself, as Lacey Party Guest, Shelley Hack as Street Stranger (as Shelly Hack), as Actress in Rob's TV Show, as Actor in Rob's TV Show, as Alvy's Date Outside Theatre, as Truman Capote Look-Alike (uncredited), as Tony Lacey's Girlfriend


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