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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Bette Midler
Woody Allen
Directors
Paul Mazursky
Screenwriters
Paul Mazursky
Roger L Simon
Running Time
88 minutes

Scenes From A Mall
Woody and Middler are tremendous together in this original take on marital trouble and strife


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Plot
After 16 years of marriage, the Fifers are drifting around a shopping mall, when Nick Fifer confesses he has had affairs. Deborah Fifer immediately goes spare, demanding a divorce, and as they discuss the division of their spoils, it transpires she too as been unfaithful.


Verdict
Ultimately, Scenes From A Mall is low on true insight and could do with more witty zingers among the gags. Watching other people shop, after all, is not that much fun.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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