Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex * But Were Afraid To Ask

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Facts and Figures

Run time: 88 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 31st January 1973

Distributed by: United Artists

Production compaines: United Artists

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 4 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Fresh: 17 Rotten: 2

IMDB: 6.8 / 10

Cast & Crew

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Producer: Charles H. Joffe

Starring: Woody Allen as Victor / Fabrizio / The Fool / Sperm, John Carradine as Dr. Bernardo, Lou Jacobi as Sam Musgrave, Louise Lasser as Gina, Anthony Quayle as The King, Tony Randall as The Operator, Lynn Redgrave as Queen, Burt Reynolds as Switchboard, Gene Wilder as Dr. Doug Ross

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex * But Were Afraid To Ask Movie Review


A minor classic and Woody Allen's most absurd film ever, this series of seven short vignettes is worth a look for its '70s fueled humor and sex-crazed hysterics. Based on (well, not really -- inspired by, let's say) the watershed book, Allen indulges in homages to everyone from Scorsese to Kubrick to Fellini, with stops along the way for his traditional neurotic filmmaking style. The stories are goofs on cross-dressing, beastiality, sex in public, and more. Perhaps the most notorious moment involves an enormous breast rampaging the countryside, and the "What's My Perversion?" sketch (a riff on What's My Line?, starring Jack Barry as himself) is classic. Pricelessly ridiculous.

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