Don't Drink the Water
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The second film to be made from Woody Allen's successful stage comedy (following a 1969 feature starring Jackie Gleason), Don't Drink the Water is a made-for-television adaptation directed by and starring Allen himself. The fish-out-of-water premise remains the same: Allen plays Walter Hollander, a caterer from New Jersey who takes his family on vacation to a fictional Eastern European country. The trip turns sour when, thanks to a series of misunderstandings involving some inopportune snapshots, they are accused of espionage. The family goes on the run, taking refuge in the American… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 44%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"OK Woody Allen play-based story."
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
"Solid TV version of Allen's play."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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