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The L Magazine
Don't Be Yourself: Bert and Arnie's Guide to Friendship
This trifling indie comedy's opening credits, with an old-fashioned piano song and their white text on a black background, feel like they're meant to evoke a Woody Allen movie-it's even set in New York, though you could hardly tell.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Monsters and Critics
Summer Sizzlers 2013: Melt that butter, wedge that lemon because Lobster is coming your way
Whenever I think of eating lobster I think of that hot scene in Flashdance when Jennifer Beals starts sucking on a claw while playing footsies with Michael Nouri's special bits under the table at a fancy restaurant... please disregard the 1980s choice of hosiery! Whenever I think of eating lobster I think of that hot scene in Flashdance when ... (more)
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Woody Allen 2.0: In conversation with half of Manhattan's new It Couple
In the title role of Frances Ha , Greta Gerwig plays a 27-year-old dancer who is broke, jobless and, by her own estimation, "undateable."
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Scenes of New York City
Chances are, when you visualise New York City, what you're really seeing is a freeze-frame from one of the many movies that have made it a cinematic icon.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
A documentary celebrating the eccentric master of fish flies, Megan Boyd; how Mamma Mia! star Dominic Cooper got a taste for real ale; and Woody Allen steps out from behind the camera Drinking it in: Dominic Cooper, left, and Dan Stevens in Summer in February, shot on location in Cornwall, and a rather nice pub.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
WingSpan presents beguiling Lydie Marland in the Afterlife
In the 1960's, wealthy Texas siren Candy Mossler became lovers with her nephew, Mel Powers, whom she eventually married.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
New York Post
Coast 2 coast at Coney
The city's Economic Development Corp. next summer will add a sleek new version of the old Thunderbolt - one that's faster, taller and smoother than the legendary Cyclone - a few blocks down the boardwalk.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
New York Magazine
Rollercoaster From Annie Hall Returning to Coney Island, In Name at Least
Accompany a Woody Allen fan to Coney Island and they'll probably start talking about the Thunderbolt , the wooden roller coaster that stood east of the current MCU Park until the city tore it down in 2000 , and which roared over Allen's fictional childhood home .
Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine trailer released: this time it's serious
Woody Allen has turned his back on comedy again for his new film Blue Jasmine, which stars Cate Blanchett as a pampered wife who loses it all Woody Allen has never been liberal with his advance plot details, so trailers always put a bit of flesh on his moviemaking bones.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Whatever Works works
If you are looking for a quintessential New York Woody Allen movie, head to The Museum of Modern Art for a screening of his film "Whatever Works."
'Frances Ha' finds its way thru French New Wave
'Frances Ha' stars indie darling Greta Gerwig . She also co-wrote the screenplay with her boyfriend/director Noah Baumbach .
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Woody Allen Reveals the First Trailer for 'Blue Jasmine' Starring Cate Blanchett
After his comeback with the surreal and funny Midnight in Paris , Woody Allen fell back down to Earth with last year's To Rome with Love .
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Why Are Tom Cruise's Female Co-Stars Always in Their 30s?
Woody Allen 's 1979 comedy Manhattan might represent a bygone era when a movie could feature a 43-year-old lead dating a 17-year-old high school student without raising eyebrows.
With Frances Ha, Noah Baumbach makes a bid to be the next Woody Allen
Woody Allen may be a national treasure, and his movies come and go every summer as regularly as the Perseid meteor shower.
Thu May 30, 2013
Silver City Sun-News
Talking Pictures: Allen's first masterpiece 'Annie Hall,'
Woody Allen. This famous funny man got his start at the tender age of 15, writing jokes for a local paper for $200 a week.
Wed May 29, 2013
Frances is 27 and decidedly does not have her shit together. She bounces from job to job and apartment to apartment, barely scraping by while trying to make it as a dancer.
Fri May 24, 2013
Diane Keaton: five best moments
The Hollywood heavyweight returns with a family farce this week. Here's a look at some of her most memorable on-screen moments.
Thu May 23, 2013
Zach Braff explained Kickstarter to Woody Allen
While Woody Allen has no problem finding funding for his projects, the acclaimed director did have trouble understanding the newest way a filmmaker can get a project moving - crowdfunding.
Wed May 22, 2013
Movie Blog: Q&A With 'Frances Ha' Director Noah Baumbach
Following two of the most acerbic films of his career, Frances Ha is like a breath of fresh air for director Noah Baumbach.
Tue May 21, 2013
Simple Poster for Woody Allen's 'Blue Jasmine' with Cate Blanchett
It's summer again, which means it's time for another Woody Allen film. The director has been churning out a new original film every single year for a long time now, and this year is no exception.