Mighty Aphrodite

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  • R
  • 1995
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 7.0  (39,271)
  • 59

A quirky comedy that is a modern retelling of the Pygmalion myth as narrated by a Greek chorus. Lenny and Amanda are a Manhattan couple whose adopted son Max turns out to be a genius, prompting Lenny to seek out the boy's biological mother in the belief she must be equally intelligent. Instead he is surprised when he discovers that Max's birth mother is actually a ditzy sex worker. Lenny decides to meet her and their encounter eventually affects everyone's lives.

Mighty Aphrodite
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A quirky comedy that is a modern retelling of the Pygmalion myth as narrated by a Greek chorus. Lenny and Amanda are a Manhattan couple whose adopted son Max turns out to be a genius, prompting Lenny to seek out the boy's biological mother in the belief she must be equally intelligent. Instead he is surprised when he discovers that Max's birth mother is actually a ditzy sex worker. Lenny decides to meet her and their encounter eventually affects everyone's lives.

Mighty Aphrodite is a 1995 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0 and a MetaScore of 59.

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  • Release Date
    1995
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 35 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (39,271)
  • Metascore
    59