Don't Drink the Water
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The Hollander family caused an international espionage incident when Walter took a sunset photograph. The Ambassador's son was incompetent so the Hollanders took refuge in the American Embassy.
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Don't Drink the Water is a 1994 American made-for-television comedy film written and directed by Woody Allen, based on his play that premiered on Broadway in 1966. This is the second filmed version of the play, after a 1969 theatrical version starring Jackie Gleason left Allen dissatisfied.The story revolves around a family of American tourists (played by Allen, Julie Kavner, and Mayim Bialik) that gets trapped behind the Iron Curtain. Michael J. Fox plays the American ambassador's son.This is the second time Allen wrote and performed in a movie made for television (Men of Crisis: The Harvey Wallinger Story was filmed in 1971 but was never broadcast). The film was not well-received by critics.
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