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Sleeper

Directed by Woody Allen. Starring Woody Allen, Diane Keaton. (1973, PG, 88 min.)

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Tue., April 23, 2002

Slapstick is still alive in Allen's futuristic vision in which he plays a clarinetist/health-food-store worker who awakens after surgery to a world comically set 200 years in the future.

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Sleeper, Woody Allen, Woody Allen, Diane Keaton

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