The comedian Alvy Singer is trying to understand why his relationship with Annie Hall ended a year ago.Growing up in New York, he vexed his mother with impossible questions about the emptiness of existence, but he was precocious about his innocent sexual curiosity.The film additionally won four BAFTA awards and a Golden Globe, the latter being awarded to Keaton.Its North American box office receipts of ,251,425 are fourth-best of Allen's works when not adjusted for inflation.After their lovemaking that night, Alvy is "a wreck", while she relaxes with a joint.Soon Annie admits she loves him, while he buys her books on death and says that his feelings for her are more than just love.
According to Brickman, this draft centered on a man in his forties, someone whose life consisted "of several strands.
Their first date follows Annie's singing audition for a night club ("It Had to be You").
He suggests they kiss first to get it out of the way.
Annie Hall was screened at the Los Angeles Film Festival in March 1977, before its official release on April 20, 1977.
The film received widespread critical acclaim, and along with winning the Academy Award for Best Picture, it received Oscars in three other categories: two for Allen (Best Director and, with Brickman, Best Original Screenplay), and Best Actress for Keaton.