Woody Allen back in spotlight, promoting new film
Throughout his long career, Woody Allen has been fascinated by magic, a theme he's explored frequently onscreen: playing a magician in 'Scoop,' sending Owen Wilson on time travel in 'Midnight in Paris,' or pulling Jeff Daniels out of a movie screen in 'The Purple Rose of Cairo.'
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Fascinated by magic
And though one might think, with the wave of terrible publicity he went through earlier this year, that a bit of magician-like escape into a bygone era or a movie screen is just what he might prefer, Allen is doing anything but disappear.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Fox won't air men's retry of failed Knievel jump
Fox Broadcasting officials say they will not televise two daredevils' efforts to jump southern Idaho's Snake River Canyon where Evel Knievel failed 40 years ago.
Jon Bon Jovi to be honored for humanitarian work
The Marian Anderson Award is given in Philadelphia to "critically acclaimed artists who have impacted society in a positive way."
The York Daily Record
1 dead, 2 hurt in Pennsylvania hospital shooting
The Yeadon police department says the shooting happened Thursday afternoon at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, a few miles southwest of downtown Philadelphia.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The L Magazine
Curse of the Jaded Filmmaker: Magic in the Moonlight
We shouldn't make anything of how Woody Allen, now 78, has begun to incorporate mythical elements into his films.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Cinema Blend News
Magic In The Moonlight
Pride & Prejudice meets Harry Houdini's quest, meets Woody Allen's aesthetic. This is the recipe of Allen's latest Magic in the Moonlight .
Sun Jul 20, 2014
For Woody Allen's Next Trick, Shrugging Off Bad Publicity
By DAVE ITZKOFF PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The cafe here on Westminster Street that was the location for a future Woody Allen movie looked like an elaborate stage illusion, surrounded by large screens that focused light into the restaurant, while also concealing any action within from onlookers outside.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Woody Allen Explores His 'Faith'
"There is no question that there is an unseen world," Woody Allen wrote in a 1972 New Yorker humor piece called " Examining Psychic Phenomena ."
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Palladium opens season jazz series
The Palladium will present 'Dick Hyman at the Movies' on Sunday, Sept. 11, 3 p.m., as it kicks off this season's jazz series.
The Jersey Journal
Glimpse of History: American amusement park 101 - Bertrand Island
MOUNT ARLINGTON - This circa-1950s photo was taken at the Bertrand Island Amusement Park on Lake Hopatcong in Mount Arlington.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Danny Aiello Comes to Stage 72 Tonight
Academy Award nominated actor & critically acclaimed singer Danny Aiello , who has appeared in more than 80 films including Moonstruck, 29th Street, Do the Right Thing & The Purple Rose of Cairo, will be appearing tonight, July 11th at 7pm at Stage 72 .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Photo Call: Bullets Over Broadway Celebrates 100 Performances
Woody Allen 's 1994 film comedy Bullets Over Broadway , about an aspiring playwright who gets a shot at the big time when a wealthy gangster takes a sudden interest in producing, officially opened on Broadway April 10 at the St. James Theatre .