Oscar Movies: Mighty Aphrodite (1995)

Sorvino, who received the Best Supporting Actress Oscar, brings much desired energy and fun to this peculiar film, which is short on plot and ambition, and reveals Allen to be just a quick, offhanded, shallow writer.

Oscar Nominations: 2

Screenplay (Original): Woody Allen

Supporting Actress: Mira Sorvino

Oscar Awards: 1


Supporting Actress


Lenny (Woody Alen)

Amanda (Helena Bonham Carter)

Leader (F. Murray Abraham)

Amanda’s mother (Claire Bloom)

Jocasta (Olympia Dukakis)

Kevin (Michael Rapaport)

Linda Ash (Mira Sorvino)

Laius (David Ogden Stiers)

Tiresias (Jack warden)

Jerry Bender (Peter Weller)


Produced by Robert Greenhut

Written and directed by Woody Allen

Camera: carlo DiPalma

Editing: Susan E. Morse

Music: Dick Hyman

Production Design: Santo Loquasto

Art Direction: Tom Warren

Costumes: jeffrey Kurland

Choreography: Graciela Daniele

Running time: 95 Minutes