PG-13 | | Drama
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.
Woody Allen had fond memories of visiting Coney Island as a child. This partially inspired him to make Wonder Wheel.
Coney Island, 1950's. The beach, the boardwalk. Once a luminous jewel, but growing relentlessly seedier as the tides roll in and out. Summers I work here on Bay 7. Comes the fall, I'm a student at New York University going for my Master's in ...
The bathroom on the boardwalk was modernized a few years back. This is not how it would have looked at the time period of this movie.
€651,161 (Italy) (17 December 2017)
$1,403,237 (USA) (28 January 2018)
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