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Whatever Works

World Premiere

USA | 92 MINUTES | English |


An eccentric New Yorker played by Larry David abandons his upper-class life to lead a more bohemian existence. He meets a young girl from the South and her family, and no two people seem to get along in the entanglements that follow. This comedy from legendary writer/director Woody Allen also stars Ed Begley Jr., Patricia Clarkson, Conleth Hill, Michael McKean, and Evan Rachel Wood.

Across five decades, Woody Allen's films have been synonymous with New York. After four films shot in Europe, including the Academy Award®-winning Vicky Cristina Barcelona, he returned to his hometown for Whatever Works. Says Allen, "It was great to be back in Manhattan shooting a comedy and especially with such a gifted cast. I'm very lucky."

Note: This event is by invitation only. There will be no Rush Tickets for this screening. The film opens in New York and LA on June 19.


Woody Allen is a writer, director, actor, playwright, and musician. Allen has written and directed 40 feature films in fewer than 45 years, among them Bananas, Annie Hall, Manhattan, Stardust Memories, The Purple Rose of Cairo, Hannah and Her Sisters, Crimes and Misdemeanors, Husbands and Wives, Bullets Over Broadway, Everyone Says I Love You, Sweet and Lowdown, Match Point, and Vicky Cristina Barcelona. He is the author of many plays and collections of short stories.
Letty Aronson, Stephen Tenenbaum
Primary Cast
Ed Begley, Jr., Patricia Clarkson, Larry David, Conleth Hill, Michael McKean, Evan Rachel Wood
Executive Producers
Vincent Maraval, Brahim Chioua
Helen Robin
Woody Allen
Woody Allen


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