Manhattan

"Very Good"

Manhattan Review


After taking a fresh look at the DVD of Manhattan, it's apparent that this isn't Woody Allen's greatest film. However, it is easily his most beautiful, with breathtaking black & white vistas of the titular city set to Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue." Too bad Allen's lusty, pedophilic tale of lust (over Mariel Hemingway, no less) doesn't hold a candle to the scenery. Still, worth watching. The sound is optional.


Manhattan

Facts and Figures

Run time: 96 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 25th April 1979

Distributed by: United Artists

Production compaines: Jack Rollins & Charles H. Joffe Productions

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Fresh: 52 Rotten: 1

IMDB: 8.0 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: Charles H. Joffe

Starring: as Isaac Davis, as Mary Wilkie, as Yale, as Tracy, as Jill, Anne Byrne Hoffman as Emily, Karen Ludwig as Connie, Michael O'Donoghue as Dennis, as Jeremiah, as Party Guest, Charles Levin as Television Actor #1, as Television Actor #2, as Television Actor #3, as Shakespearean Actor, as Shakespearean Actress

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