The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

Cecilia is a waitress in New Jersey, living a dreary life during the Great Depression. Her only escape from her mundane reality is the movie theatre. After losing her job, Cecilia goes to see 'The Purple Rose of Cairo' in hopes of raising her spirits, where she watches dashing archaeologist Tom Baxter time and again.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 91% / Audience 88%

Rated PG,  1 hr 22 mins

Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
Woody Allen
Mia Farrow  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Danny Aiello  •  Irving Metzman

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