The Purple Rose of Cairo

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Poster for the movie "The Purple Rose of Cairo"

The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

PG 82 min - Fantasy, Comedy, Romance - 1 maart 1985
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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.

Director:  Woody Allen
Stars:  Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello, Irving Metzman, Stephanie Farrow, Edward Herrmann, John Wood, Deborah Rush, Van Johnson, Zoe Caldwell, Milo O'Shea, Dianne Wiest, Glenne Headly, Paul Herman, John Rothman

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Storyline

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.


Collections: Woody Allen

Genres: Fantasy, Comedy, Romance

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Language:  English
Release Date:  1 maart 1985

Box Office

Budget:  $15.000.000
Revenue:  $10.631.333

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Orion Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 22 min