Creator/WoodyAllen wrote, directed and starred in this 1995 comedy. When he discovers his adopted son is a genius, a New York sportswriter (played by Allen) seeks out the boy's birth mother: a prostitute (Mira Sorvino).
This film provides examples of:
* AuthorAvatar: Woody Allen as Lenny
* BrainlessBeauty: Linda
* BetterAsFriends: Lenny and the "film" star/prostitute.
* BlackComedy
* DotingParent: Lenny often boasts about his son's intelligence, wondering why the Mother isn't like him.
* GreekChorus: Comments on Lenny's situation.
* KavorkaMan: Lenny, because he was with Linda and Amanda.
* NoSocialSkills: Linda gleefully and with no intentional malice calls Lenny a loser, which is the reason she's attracted to him, not the only inappropriate remark.
* PenName: Lenny's film star interest has many humourous ones: Leslie Wright, Leslie Wales, Leslie St James, Linda Ash, and Judy Cum.
* PunnyName: See Pen Name
* TheDitz: The prositute and the her DistaffCounterpart that Lenny set her up with, an onion farmer.
* WouldHitAGirl: The onion farmer/boxer, much to his dismay.