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Woody Allen's film formula
Sophie and Stanley in a scene from Magic in the Moonlight, directed by Woody Allen.
Bogdanovich's film star-studded cast
VENICE, Aug 30, : A madcap New York drawing-room comedy that played out like a classic Hollywood farce saw "The Last Picture Show" director Peter Bogdanovich in sharp comedic form at the Venice Film Festival on Friday.
The French roast The eternal favourite
You wouldn't normally think of the French as the Punjabis of Europe. There is one respect, however, in which Punjabis and the French are perfectly aligned: their love of chicken.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Michigan Daily Online
Pleasant 'Moonlight' doesn't quite match Allen's previous heights
I have seen far worse Woody Allen films than "Magic in the Moonlight." It's a charming 1920s period piece, a comfort dessert to be served after 2013's more daring main course, "Blue Jasmine."
Sat Aug 23, 2014
'Magic in the Moonlight' falls short of enchanting
A man of mixed reviews, Woody Allen adds to the less impressive portion of his repertoire with ' Magic in the Moonlight ,' a film of old Hollywood classic appeal but with an unoriginal sigh.
8/23/14: Today's Tips: Saturday
MUSIC : Stephane Wremble @ MASS MoCA , North Adams. Virtuosic Gypsy swing guitarist Stephane Wrembel is like the second coming of Django Reinhardt.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Film School Rejects
This Summer's Movies Offered a Course in Pop Music History
It is hard to believe summer is almost over, but as we look back on a season that gave us surprise hits and surprise misses the most interesting trend to emerge was how this summer's soundtracks were all about the past.
Not so much 'Magic in the Moonlight'
As a longtime fan of Woody Allen's films, I was particularly disappointed in his latest work, "Magic in the Moonlight."
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Cotillard confronts redundancy fears
'As an actor trying to work, I have to sell myself every day in some way, but me fighting for a job is a totally different situation,' says Marion Cotillard She's topped the list of France's highest paid actors - but in her new film, Two Days and One Night, Oscar-winner Marion Cotillard plays a factory worker who is forced to beg her colleagues to ... (more)
Allen's 'Magic in the Moonlight' feels like quaint sleight of hand
" Magic in the Moonlight " is about pride, manipulation and the gulf between your head and your heart.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
River Cities' Reader
Limp Woody: 'Magic in the Moonlight,' 'The Giver,' and 'Let's Be Cops'
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Fri Aug 15, 2014
Tim Miller: Be careful what you wish for
I've been reading a lot of celebrity biographies of late: books on Pete Townshend, Ava Gardner, Cary Grant, Diane Keaton , the Rat Pack , John and Jackie Kennedy.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Woody Allen back in spotlight, promoting new film
Emma Stone and Colin Firth star in "Magic in the Moonlight," the latest film directed by Woody Allen.Woody Allen, center, with actors Emma Stone, left, and Colin Firth.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Not much moonlight, even less 'Magic' in Woody's latest
Those of us waiting for Woody Allen's return to nostalgia after "Midnight in Paris," fans who figure his love of 1920s "Hot Jazz" and theatrical, dated dialogue make him most at home with period pieces, are in for something of a letdown with "Magic in the Moonlight."
Magic in the Moonlight
Woody Allen continues his Western European tour of pretty sunsets with Magic in the Moonlight , yet another in his now two-decade-long series of mediocre gimmick comedies.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Review: Woody Allen 'Magic' fizzles
Magic in the Moonlight - Woody Allen's 44th movie over slightly more years continues his later work's erraticism, with its initial charms gradually blunted by arcane ramblings on faith and romance.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
'Magic in the Moonlight' Movie Review
Where last year's film 'Blue Jasmine' was a revelatory feast, 'Magic in the Moonlight' is a delightful bonbon.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
‘Magic in the Moonlight’: Woody Allen casts a pretty but flat spell
'Magic in the Moonlight,' with Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Eileen Atkins, Marcia Gay Harden, Hamish Linklater, Simon McBurney, Jacki Weaver.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
River Front Times
There's nothing inspired in Woody's annual update
The heart wants what it wants," Woody Allen has taught us, and apparently what his heart wants these days is not to have to bother with writing second drafts of film scripts.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
"Magic in the Moonlight" Isn't That Bad and Neither Is Woody Allen
Back in February, my colleague Ezra Glinter said that because of the allegations of sexual misconduct lodged against Woody Allen, Ezra felt "tainted" writing about him, and warned that "when the next Woody Allen movie hits theaters," he would not be able to separate the man from his art.