Only in Allen's case, Hollywood isn't the bringer of false light, but a willing accomplice to darkness. If you want a happy ending you should go see a Hollywood movie. “I have not worked for him again, and I will not work for him again,” she continued.“[Allen’s daughter] Dylan Farrow’s two different pieces made me realize that I increased another woman’s pain, and I was heartbroken by that realization.
Consider the final conversation in Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989), in which the main character, Judah, tells his story of getting away with a terrible crime, disguising it as a movie he's pitching: JUDAH: People carry awful deeds around with them.
“It is something that I take very seriously and have been thinking deeply about, and it has taken me time to gather my thoughts and say what I mean to say.