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PG-13| 1 hr. 22 min.

Plot Summary
In this early Woody Allen comedy, the director stars as Fielding Mellish, a hapless product-testing New Yorker desperately attempting to impress a young and attractive social activist named Nancy (Louise Lasser). When Mellish travels to the turbulent country of San Marcos, he falls in with resistance fighters and, before long, becomes drafted as their leader. While Mellish's position of authority wins Nancy over, he has to deal with the many burdens of being a revolutionary leader.

Cast: Woody Allen , Louise Lasser , Carlos Montalban , Natividad Abascal , Jacob Morales , Miguel Suarez , David Ortiz , Rene Enriquez

Director: Woody Allen

Genres: Comedy

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Release Date: May 28th, 1997|1 hr. 22 min.

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