Bananas Reviews

March 16, 2021 inventive piece of filmmaking, full of cinephilic references and most evocative of the period during which it was made.
May 15, 2020
Woody Allen is funny by reason of being Woody Allen, but that is becoming a decreasingly cashable asset.
May 15, 2020
Much of the humour is blunted by Allen's self-indulgence as both a director and actor.
March 16, 2020
Currently Allen looks like the best American film clown around.
May 10, 2013
Rapid-fire gags and some inspired one-liners qualify this as an early classic from Allen.
March 18, 2010
It is a funny picture - not too consistently, and certainly not too coherently, but when it hits, it hits.
September 4, 2008
Bananas is chockfull of sight gags, one-liners and swiftly executed unnecessary excursions into vulgarity whose humor for the most part can't make up for content.
January 26, 2006
Wonderfully incoherent.
May 9, 2005
Allen's view of the world is fraught with everything except pathos, and it's a view I happen to find very funny.