Getting even

Front Cover
Random House, 1971 - Humor - 151 pages
23 Reviews
In Getting Even Woody Allen revenges himself upon such significant subjects as death, obesity, organized crime, the invention of the sandwich, adult education, laundry lists of famous people, and Latin American revolutionaries. Here is Woody Allen at his philosophical deepest. Book jacket.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
9
4 stars
10
3 stars
3
2 stars
1
1 star
0

Review: Getting Even

User Review  - Benjamin - Goodreads

A collection of Woody Allen humor pieces; the first of three that I grew up with. Getting Even mostly has the sort of short humor pieces that would run in the New Yorker. Let's break it down: Parodies ... Read full review

Review: Getting Even

User Review  - Letizia - Goodreads

I'll just say this: I couldn't stop laughing out loud from the first page to the last. If I ever get depressed, I will read this book again, and by the end of it life will seem so damn funny once more. Read full review

Contents

The Metterling Lists
3
A Look at Organized Crime
13
The Schmeed Memoirs
19
Copyright

13 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1971)

Woody Allen's prolific career as a comic, writer, and filmmaker has now spanned more than five decades. He writes frequently for "The New Yorker" and is the author of "Without Feathers, Getting Even," and "Side Effects," among other books.

"From the Hardcover edition.

Bibliographic information