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Annie Hall (1977)

Annie Hall (1977)

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Critic Consensus: Filled with poignant performances and devastating humor, Annie Hall represents a quantum leap for Woody Allen and remains an American classic.

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"Annie Hall" is a comical look at the up and down relationship between a New York City TV writer and his aspiring actress/singer girlfriend who's originally from the Midwest.

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Cast

Woody Allen
as Alvy Singer
Diane Keaton
as Annie Hall
Paul Simon
as Tony Lacey
Carol Kane
as Allison
Helen Ludlam
as Grammy Hall
Mordecai Lawner
as Alvy's Dad
Joan Newman
as Alvy's Mom
Jonathan Munk
as Alvy at 9
Ruth Volner
as Alvy's Aunt
Martin Rosenblatt
as Alvy's Uncle
Hy Ansel
as Joey Nichols
Rashel Novikoff
as Aunt Tessie
Dick Cavett
as Himself
Russell Horton
as Man in Theater Line
May Boylan
as Miss Reed
John Doumanian
as Coke Fiend
Bob Maroff
as Man outside Theater
Mary Boylan
as Miss Reed
Rick Petrucelli
as Man outside Theater
Dan Ruskin
as Comedian at Rally
John Glover
as Actor Boy Friend
Bernie Styles
as Comic's Agent
Mark Lenard
as Navy Officer
Ved Bandbu
as Maharishi
Laurie Bird
as Tony Lacey's Girl Friend
Jeff Goldblum
as Lacey's Party Guest
John Dennis Johnston
as L.A. Policeman
William Callaway
as Lacey's Party Guest
Jim McKrell
as Lacey's Party Guest
Roger Newman
as Lacey's Party Guest
Alan Landers
as Lacey's Party Guest
Jean Sarah Frost
as Lacey's Party Guest
Vince O'Brien
as Hotel Doctor
Humphrey Davis
as Alvy's Psychiatrist
Veronica Radburn
as Annie's Psychiatrist
Robin Mary Paris
as Actress in Rehearsal
Charles Levin
as Actor in Rehearsal
Michael Karm
as Rehearsal Director
Petronia Johnson
as Tony's Dates at Nightclub
Shaun Casey
as Tony's Dates at Nightclub
Lou Picetti
as Street Stranger
Loretta Tupper
as Street Stranger
Tracey Walter
as Actor in Rob's TV Show
James Burge
as Street Stranger
Shelley Hack
as Street Stranger
Lucy Lee Flippin
as Waitress at Health Food Restaurant
Albert M. Ottenheimer
as Street Stranger
Paula Trueman
as Street Stranger
Beverly D'Angelo
as Actress in Rob's TV Show
David Weir
as Alvy's Classmate
Keith Dentice
as Alvy's Classmate
Michael J. Aronin
as Waiter #2 at Nightclub
Susan Mellinger
as Alvy's Classmate
Hamit Perezic
as Alvy's Classmate
James Balter
as Alvy's Classmate
Eric Scott Gould
as Alvy's Classmate
Amy Levitar
as Alvy's Classmate
Gary Allen
as Schoolteacher
Frank Vobs
as Schoolteacher
Margaretta Warwick
as Schoolteacher
Gary Mule Deer
as Man at Health Food Restaurant
Sigourney Weaver
as Alvy's Date outside Theater
Walter Bernstein
as Annie's Date outside Theater
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Critic Reviews for Annie Hall

All Critics (69) | Top Critics (13)

A soft, fuzzy, mildly diverting letdown.

May 5, 2017 | Full Review…

Woody Allen fans will buy it 100%. Never before has the diminutive comedian been so urbane, so open - so funny. And with lovely Diane Keaton as consort, it becomes well-nigh irresistible (especially if you find Keaton as well-nigh irresistible as I do).

April 20, 2017 | Full Review…

This is Woody Allen's signature film, arguably his best and certainly his most popular.

March 3, 2015 | Full Review…

Allen (as a result of his exposure to Bergman, perhaps) has greatly matured as a filmmaking talent. Annie Hall is, by far, his most sophisticated, most emotionally complex film.

March 3, 2015 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…

While its consonance comes largely from Gordon Willis's photography and Allen's spacious sense of New York, pathos comes at best from Keaton's evaporative performance and a slightly sentimental conception.

March 3, 2015 | Full Review…

Allen joins the Catskills tummler's anything-for-a-laugh antics with a Eurocentric art-house self-awareness and a psychoanalytic obsession in baring his sexual desires and frustrations, romantic disasters, and neurotic inhibitions.

February 10, 2014 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Annie Hall

Who knew that in 1977 Woody Allen would graphically portray exactly the type of urban soul that rural Trump supporters hate: over-educated, over-erudite, and over-exposed. His character hates Los Angeles as being too rural. But he can laugh at himself, and so the inherent charm of this work survives.

Kevin M. Williams
Kevin M. Williams

Super Reviewer

½

This romantic comedy classic changed games and defied genre conventions with its non-sequential narrative, anhedonic witticisms, metatheatrical antics, and pragmatic ode to human relationships. I don't really think the titular character is as ditzy as she's always described in synopses, nor do I think Diane Keaton's satisfactory performance was Oscar-worthy, but as a whole, "Annie Hall" is simply one of the best.

Alice Shen
Alice Shen

Super Reviewer

½

I guess I just don't like films with Woody Allen in them. I try to watch them, but he prattles on and on.

Red Lats
Red Lats

Super Reviewer

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