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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Diane Keaton
Georges Adet
Frank Adu
James Tolkan
Woody Allen
Directors
Woody Allen
Screenwriters
Woody Allen
Mildred Cram
Donald Ogden Stewart
Running Time
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Love And Death


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Plot
Diminutive Russian peasant Boris is dragged, much against his better judgement, into the throes of history. With his none-too-committed lady-love Sonja by his side (some of the time) he offered the opportunity to assassinate the great but not-so-tall invader Napoleon Bonaparte. However, his existential angst about the nature of love and death may get in the way.


Verdict
One of the 'early funny ones' this has a high gag count and is a favourite of most Woody fans.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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