Magic in the Moonlight is a 2014 American-French romantic comedy film written and directed by Woody Allen. It is Allen’s 44th film. The film stars Emma Stone, Colin Firth, Hamish Linklater, Marcia Gay Harden, Jacki Weaver, Erica Leerhsen, Eileen Atkins, and Simon McBurney. Set in the 1920s on the French Riviera, the film was released on July 25, 2014, by Sony Pictures Classics.
- Colin Firth as Stanley Crawford
- Emma Stone as Sophie Baker
- Eileen Atkins as Aunt Vanessa
- Marcia Gay Harden as Mrs. Baker
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Magic in the Moonlight received a generally mixed reception. Critics praised the performances of Firth and Stone, but found its writing formulaic. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 51%, based on 183 reviews, with an average rating of 5.89/10.
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It’s disappointing that such a great artist like Colin Firth is part of the people who betrayed Woody Allen.
Stanley: “Because, depressing as the facts of existence are, they are the facts. There is no metaphysical world. What you see out there is what you get. I think Mr. Nietzsche has disposed of the God matter rather convincingly.”