Original Australian Daybill Poster Take The Money And Run
Daybill Poster. Take the Money and Run is a 1969 American mockumentary comedy film directed by Woody Allen and starring Allen and Janet Margolin (with Louise Lasser in a small role). Written by Allen and Mickey Rose, the film chronicles the life of Virgil Starkwell (Woody Allen),an inept bank robber.This film marked the first time Allen would perform the triple duties of writing, directing, & acting in a film. Filmed in San Francisco and San Quentin State Prison,Take the Money and Run received Golden Laurel nominations for Male Comedy Performance (Woody Allen) & Male New Face (Woody Allen),& a Writers Guild of America Award nomination for Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen (Woody Allen, Mickey Rose).