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  • The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
  • PG
    82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
PG
82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

In 1935 New Jersey, a movie character walks off the screen and into the real world.
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Apr 19, 1985 (United States)

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75 cast members
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Mia Farrow
Cecilia Cecilia   See fewer
Jeff Daniels
Tom Baxter / Gil Shepherd Tom Baxter / Gil Shepherd   See fewer
Irving Metzman
Theater Manager Theater Manager   See fewer
Stephanie Farrow
Cecilia's Sister Cecilia's Sister   See fewer
David Kieserman
Diner Boss Diner Boss   See fewer
Elaine Grollman
Diner Patron Diner Patron   See fewer
Victoria Zussin
Diner Patron Diner Patron   See fewer
Mark Hammond
Diner Patron Diner Patron   See fewer
Wade Barnes
Diner Patron Diner Patron   See fewer
Joseph G. Graham
Diner Patron Diner Patron   See fewer
Don Quigley
Diner Patron Diner Patron   See fewer
Maurice Brenner
Diner Patron Diner Patron   See fewer
Paul Herman
Penny Pitcher Penny Pitcher   See fewer
Rick Petrucelli
Penny Pitcher Penny Pitcher   See fewer
Peter Castellotti
Penny Pitcher Penny Pitcher   See fewer
Milton Seaman
Ticket Buyer Ticket Buyer   See fewer
Mimi Weddell
Ticket Buyer Ticket Buyer   See fewer
Tom Degidon
Ticket Taker Ticket Taker   See fewer
Mary Hedahl
Popcorn Seller Popcorn Seller   See fewer
John Wood
Jason Jason   See fewer
Van Johnson
Larry Wilde Larry Wilde   See fewer
Zoe Caldwell
The Countess The Countess   See fewer
Eugene J. Anthony
Arturo (as Eugene Anthony) Arturo (as Eugene Anthony)   See fewer
Ebb Miller
Bandleader Bandleader   See fewer
Karen Akers
Kitty Haynes Kitty Haynes   See fewer
Milo O'Shea
Father Donnelly Father Donnelly   See fewer
Peter McRobbie
The Communist The Communist   See fewer
Juliana Donald
Usherette Usherette   See fewer
Margaret Thompson
Movie Audience Movie Audience   See fewer
George Hamlin
Movie Audience Movie Audience   See fewer
Helen Hanft
Movie Audience Movie Audience   See fewer
Leo Postrel
Movie Audience Movie Audience   See fewer
Helen Miller
Movie Audience Movie Audience   See fewer
George Martin
Movie Audience Movie Audience   See fewer
Crystal Field
Movie Audience Movie Audience   See fewer
Ken Chapin
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
Robert Trebor
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
Benjamin Rayson
Movie Goer Movie Goer   See fewer
Jean Shevlin
Movie Goer Movie Goer   See fewer
Albert S. Bennett
Movie Goer Movie Goer   See fewer
Martha Sherrill
Movie Goer Movie Goer   See fewer
Gretchen MacLane
Movie Goer Movie Goer   See fewer
Edwin Bordo
Movie Goer Movie Goer   See fewer
Andrew Murphy
Policeman #1 Policeman #1   See fewer
Tom Kubiak
Policeman #2 (as Thomas Kubiak) Policeman #2 (as Thomas Kubiak)   See fewer
Alexander H. Cohen
Raoul Hirsch (as Alexander Cohen) Raoul Hirsch (as Alexander Cohen)   See fewer
John Rothman
Mr. Hirsch's Lawyer Mr. Hirsch's Lawyer   See fewer
Raymond Serra
Hollywood Executive Hollywood Executive   See fewer
George J. Manos
Press Agent Press Agent   See fewer
David Tice
Waiter Waiter   See fewer
James Lynch
Maitre D' Maitre D'   See fewer
Sydney Blake
Variety Reporter Variety Reporter   See fewer
Michael Tucker
Gil's Agent Gil's Agent   See fewer
Peter Von Berg
Drugstore Customer Drugstore Customer   See fewer
David Weber
Photo Double Photo Double   See fewer
Glenne Headly
Hooker (as Glenne Headley) Hooker (as Glenne Headley)   See fewer
Willie Tjan
Hooker Hooker   See fewer
Lela Ivey
Hooker Hooker   See fewer
Drinda Lalumia
Hooker (as Drinda La Lumia) Hooker (as Drinda La Lumia)   See fewer
Loretta Tupper
Music Store Owner Music Store Owner   See fewer
Marty Appel
Restaurant Patron (uncredited) Restaurant Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Fred Astaire
Jerry Travers (archive footage) (uncredited) Jerry Travers (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Murray Bandel
Extra - Movie Theater (uncredited) Extra - Movie Theater (uncredited)   See fewer
Jacqueline Carol
Hooker in background (uncredited) Hooker in background (uncredited)   See fewer
Robert Dahdah
Crowd (uncredited) Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
George Maniere
Trumpet Player at the Copa (uncredited) Trumpet Player at the Copa (uncredited)   See fewer
Sharon Porter-Phillips
Actress (uncredited) Actress (uncredited)   See fewer
James Prendergast
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
Ginger Rogers
Dale Tremont (archive footage) (uncredited) Dale Tremont (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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