CRIMES AND MISDEMEANORS is a movie written and directed by Woody Allen in 1989.
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The movie is firstly about the way a well-known jewish ophtalmologist cope with guilt. Harrassed by Anjelica Huston, his mistress, Martin Landau wants to save his marriage and lets his brother Sam Waterston hires a hit man to get rid of her. Then overwhelmed by guilt, Landau remembers his childhood and the jewish strict code of ethics.
Meanwhile, Allen, a documentaries director, falls in love with Mia Farrow who produces the movie Allen has accepted to direct by special request of his brother-in-law Alan Alda.
One of the best Woody Allen films.
The review of this Movie prepared by Daniel Staebler