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Vanya on 42nd Street

directed by Louis Malle
United States 1994
  • 119 min
3.9
194 Ratings

Synopsis

In the nineties, André Gregory mounted a series of spare, private performances of Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya in a crumbling Manhattan playhouse. These treasures of pure theater would have been lost to time had they not been captured on film by Louis Malle.