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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Ewan McGregor
Colin Farrell
Tom Wilkinson
Hayley Atwell
Sally Hawkins
Directors
Woody Allen
Screenwriters
Woody Allen
Running Time
108 minutes

Cassandra's Dream
More of a nightmare, really


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Cassandra's Dream

Plot
Terry (Farrell) and Ian (McGregor) are East End brothers with dreams. Terry is a gambler, and after he loses £90,000 at the dog track, the pair turn to rich uncle Howard (Wilkinson) for cash. He agrees to help, but only if they agree to commit murder for him.


Verdict
A clumsy, clichéd morality play that may actually represent the lowest point of Allen’s recently chequered career.


Reviewed by Damon Wise

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