Monday May 13
'The Great Gatsby' remake is all glitz without much glamour
Isn't it ironic that, the further we get into the future, we always want to turn to the past? Like the protagonist of Woody Allen's Midnight in Paris , it seems Hollywood can't stop thinking that the generation before is where it's all about.
Fri May 10, 2013
MOVIES [Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)]
OPENING FRIDAY Aftershock See review on Page 18. Wolfchase Galleria Cinema 8. Disconnect See review on Page 16.
Owen and Theron for Inherent Vice?
The Midnight In Paris star is said to be in negotiations for a lead role in the big-screen adaptation of Thomas Pynchon 's novel, reported The Wrap.
Wed May 08, 2013
If you don't know what Faulkner said about the past, you haven't been paying attention
What would a column in Wednesday's Tribune by Phil Rosenthal on personal data and the Internet possibly have in common with a recent Atlantic article on ancient animosities in northeast Asia? And with a book review in the American Prospect that discusses the political compromises behind FDR's New Deal? The answer: a meme.
David Bowie Premieres Music Video for 'The Next Day'
David Bowie has released a new music video for "The Next Day," the title track from his latest album, which was released in March.
Mon May 06, 2013
Scenes From a Marriage: 12 Things You Didn't Know About F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
Why does the magic endure? Zelda and Scott Fitzgerald, those star-crossed celebrities of the Jazz Age, still appeal to our collective imagination some 90 years after the peak of their fame.
Colin Firth, Emma Stone to star in Woody Allen's next film
Colin Firth and Emma Stone are heading to France this summer to star in filmmaker Woody Allen 's new, untitled comedy, producers announced.
Thu May 02, 2013
Mail & Guardian
C'est la vie in le heart of France
Laurice Taitz finds 10 things to do in 48 hours in Paris, home of the R80 glass of orange juice.
Wed May 01, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
GM Pulls 'Racist' Chevy Ad That Calls China 'The Land Of Fu Manchu'
The commercial is a riff on Woody Allen's "Midnight in Paris," except instead of someone from the present getting picked up in car by hip 1930's artists and writers, it's a man from the early 20th century who gets to take a ride in a Chevrolet Trax.
Emma Stone, Colin Firth Heading To France For Woody Allen Comedy
Emma Stone and Colin Firth will star in Woody Allen 's latest movie - a currently untitled comedy set to shoot in the South of France this summer.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Colin Firth for Woody Allen's new film?
The 52-year-old actor is being courted to play the lead in the 'Midnight In Paris' filmmaker's new whimsical comedy, according to Deadline.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
South China Morning Post
Going crazy, French style
Born to Hong Kong parents, Nathanael Wei is the youngest member of Britain's House of Lords.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Amazing Spider-Man Star Emma Stone Lands Woody Allen Role
Emma Stone has turned to famed director Woody Allen for her next major movie role.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
The Huffington Post
Woody's Next Muse?
Today from the world of news that seemed bound to happen eventually: Deadline.com reports that Emma Stone is negotiating to play the lead role in Woody Allen's next film , an untitled new comedy.
Rust and Bone' moving and beautiful
French writer-director Jacques Audiard's acclaimed drama about two utterly unhappy individuals forming an unlikely but genuine relationship arrives in local theaters next month.