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This fantasy film tells the story of a bored and unhappy housewife, Cecilia, who escapes her life by attending the movies on a regular basis. After seeing the fictional movie The Purple Rose of Cairo a number of times, Cecilia notices one of the characters, Tom, appears to be looking at her. Tom, a fictional archaeologist and adventurer leaves his movie world behind and exits the screen and decides to begin a relationship with Cecilia in the real world. Unfortunately, Cecilia's life is a struggle as she is tied to her abusive husband who has stopped her leaving him many times.

The Purple Rose of Cairo is an Fantasy, Comedy, Romance movie that was released in 1985 and has a run time of 1 hr 24 min. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.7 and a MetaScore of 75.

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| 1985 | 1 hr 24 min | 7.7/10 | 75/100
Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello, Irving Metzman
Woody Allen
Produced By
Robert Greenhut

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