In her 11th collaboration with husband Woody Allen, Mia Farrow plays Alice Tate, an upscale Manhattan housewife with an uncaring husband (William Hurt) and two children whom she rarely sees. Alice spends most of her time making the rounds at Manhattan boutiques and shops and supervising
the staff that keeps her sleek apartment organized and tidy. She seems to have it all, yet she is unsatisfied and troubled. She is attracted to a man named Joe (Joe Mantegna) who picks up his kids at the same nursery school attended by the Tate children. Being a shy, guilt-ridden Catholic, Alice
would never think of approaching the man. When she complains of a back pain, she is advi...