Mighty Aphrodite

Comedy, Romance, Woody Allen | 1995 | US | 95 Mins | English

Directed by Woody Allen

Cast: Michael Rapaport, Helena Bonham Carter, Mira Sorvino (Academy Award® winner)

Producer: Robert Greenhut

95 Mins Minutes

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Synopsis

When Lenny (Allen), a New York sportswriter, and his wife Amanda (Bonham Carter) find out their adopted son Max is a genius, Lenny becomes obsessed with finding Max's real parents because he believes that they too must be brilliant.



What a surprise then when he finds that Max's real mother is a prostitute and porn star Linda Ash. Striking up a relationship with Linda, Lenny tries to persuade her to give up the game and settle down with boxer-turned-onion- farmer Kevin (Rapaport).



"...something the Greeks could never quite manage, a potential tragedy with a happy ending." - CHICAGO SUN-TIMES



"Woody Allen's incredible wit is at the heart of all that's wonderful in Mighty Aphrodite." - SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE"