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The Purple Rose of Cairo

The Purple Rose of Cairo

The Purple Rose of Cairo is a 1985 American romantic fantasy comedy film written and directed by Woody Allen. Inspired by Sherlock, Jr., Hellzapoppin', and Pirandello's Six Characters in Search of an Author, it is the tale of a film character who leaves a fictional film of the same name and enters the real world. ... more on Wikipedia

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List of All Fantasy Movies List of All Romantic Comedy Movies Romance Movies and Films List of All Movies Released in 1985 Movies Written By Woody Allen Movies Produced by Robert Greenhut Movies with Cinematography by Gordon Willis Movies Distributed by Orion Pictures