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New York Stories (1989)

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2.5 out of 10 New York Stories
Donal from Wexford, 21 Oct 2009
Three short stories directed by Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola and Woody Allen in that order. The first and third stories are indeed quite watchable with numerous cameo appearances (albeit very brief ones) from the likes of Debbie Harry, Larry David, Kirsten Dunst, Adrien Brody and Steve Buscemi. The second story, written by Francis Coppola and his then very young daughter Sofia, is really not worth the space that it takes up on the disk. It's hard to know if this segment was an attempt
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4 out of 10 very good
gerard from Dublin, 23 Nov 2007
The first film in this trilogy of short stories is very good starring nick nolte as the artist and patricia arquette as the love interest, the second story plays out like a fairytale and the third one is a comedy starring woody allen and mia farrow.I enjoyed this so much that im going to buy it.
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1.5 out of 10 Not as wowed as I thought I would be
Catherine from Cork, 06 May 2009
just an ok set of movies - pleasant enough if you need to pass some time.
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Woody Allen, Francis Ford Coppola and Martin Scorsese come together to to tell a trilogy of wild stories about life in the city... The first story, by Scorsese, is 'Life Lessons' it is a story of a painter who falls in love with his apprentices. Ford Coppola tells the second story, 'Life Without Zoe', which surrounds a little girl's efforts to bring her parents back together. Allen concludes with a comedy, 'Oedipus Wrecks', about a son who is dominated by his mother, even...

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