The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Fantasy, Romance


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In New Jersey in 1935, a movie character walks off the screen and into the real world.


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  • Mia Farrow in The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
  • Mia Farrow in The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
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  • Jeff Daniels and Mia Farrow in The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
  • Woody Allen and Mia Farrow in The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

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Trivia

Viggo Mortensen was cast for a small speaking role in the Hollywood party scene. He was given no script or instructions, and improvised a joke when the cameras rolled. Woody Allen laughed and appeared to love it, but ultimately dropped it from the final version. ... ...


Quotes

Theater Manager: Oh Cecilia, be careful! You all right?
Cecilia: Yeah.
Theater Manager: You're gonna like this one, it's better than last week's, more romantic.


Goofs

When Cecelia is playing the ukulele in the music store she is strumming along to the song and the song stops. She continues to strum along after the song is over, but there is no sound. The ukulele playing was obviously dubbed in.


Crazy Credits

Alexander Cohen's name is listed as "Alexander H. Cohen" in the opening credits, although the middle initial is dropped in the end credits.

Storyline

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Genres

Comedy | Fantasy | Romance

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