On Coney Island in the 1950s, a lifeguard tells the story of a middle-aged carousel operator and his beleaguered wife.
“Like the fairground ride for which it's named, "Wonder Wheel” is entertaining but not enlightening." - St. Louis Post-Dispatch
“Woody's Allen's period drama feels more like a stage play than a film – its claustrophobic atmosphere can be stifling. But Kate Winslet is a bonfire that burns through every scene.” - Rolling Stone