Deconstructing Harry Poster

Release Date: December 12th, 1997

DVD Release Date: May 27th, 1998

R|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Novelist Harry Block (Woody Allen) has become a success by turning his family and friends' lives into fodder for his books. Due to his novels' popularity, the university that once kicked Harry out has asked him to return for a ceremony that will honor him. As Harry sets out for the trip, he is confronted by his fictional characters, as well as real people who no longer want anything to do with him, and he learns how deeply his overly candid stories have affected those around him.

Cast: Caroline Aaron, Woody Allen, Kirstie Alley, Bob Balaban, Richard Benjamin, Eric Bogosian, Billy Crystal, Judy Davis

Director: Woody Allen

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Sweetland Films, Jean Doumanian Productions

Distributors: New Line Cinema, Fine Line Features

Keywords: Rivalry, 1990s, Prison, Quest, Son, New York City, Pursuit, Girlfriend, Best friend

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