R | | Biography, Drama
Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.
The movie's production notes state that according to the film writer-director Alan Rudolph "the 20's seemed to me the source of many contemporary notions, only with better language". Rudolph previous helmed The Moderns (1988) which was also set during the 1920s.
You almost look like a man today, Edna.
Edna Ferber: So do you, Alec.
$74,512 (USA) (27 November 1994)