Midnight in Paris (2011)
Midnight in Paris SynopsisThis is a romantic comedy set in Paris about a family that goes there because of business, and two young people who are engaged to be married in the fall have experiences there that change their lives. It's about a young man's great love for a city, Paris, and the illusion people have that a life different from theirs would be much better.
Midnight in Paris Release Date
In Theaters May 20, 2011
Midnight in Paris Credits
Starring: Rachel McAdams, Owen Wilson, Marion Cotillard, Adrien Brody, Michael Sheen, Kathy Bates
Written by: Woody Allen
Directed by: Woody Allen
Produced by: Letty Aronson, Stephen Tenenbaum
Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics
External Info: Midnight in Paris Official Website
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