MIGHTY APHRODITE

By Woody ALLEN

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Comedy - Completed 1995

When he discovers his adopted son is a genius, a New York sportswriter seeks out the boy's birth mother: a prostitute.

    • Year of production
    • 1995
    • Genres
    • Comedy, Romance
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 95 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Woody ALLEN
    • Writer(s)
    • Woody ALLEN
    • Producer(s)
    • Robert GREENHUT, Helen ROBIN, Jean DOUMANIAN
    • Synopsis
    • Lenny (Woody Allen), a Manhattan sportswriter, is trapped in a bad marriage to highly-strung art dealer but finds solace in his relationship with his adopted young son. Deciding to track down the boy's real mother and expecting to discover a brilliant professional, Lenny is shocked to meet Linda (Mira Sorvino), a ditzy prostitute and porno star who mingles casual vulgarity with disarming innocence. Despite his initial disillusionment, Lenny soon develops a fondness for Linda and decides to play matchmaker, setting her up with a handsome young boxer (Michael Rapaport) who is equally good-hearted and scatterbrained.
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