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Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

Movie review: Magic in the Moonlight

Marcia Gay Harden, left, as Mrs. Baker, and Emma Stone, as Sophie, in a scene from the film, Magic in the Moonlight.


Related Topix: Magic in the Moonlight, Marcia Gay Harden, Emma Stone, Hot Chicks, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Wednesday | Digital Game Developer

Traditional Books Are Dying But We Come Not to Bury You, But to (P)raise You

Take2 Publishing is proud to announce the launch of its first DigiDialogue , a process and a product that results with a published eBook where the dialogue between the author and the audience becomes part of the final 'copy'.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Stardust Memories, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Wednesday | Advocate

13 LGBT Roles That Didn't Kill These A-List Actors' Careers

Plenty of Hollywood A-Listers shatter the notion that it's dangerous to take roles playing LGBT characters.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Al Pacino, Thriller, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Silkwood, Manhattan, Comedy Movies, Adventure, Meryl Streep, Pop/Rock, Movies, Entertainment

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Rankings: Laugh It Up: Indianapolis Has More Culture Than Los Angeles

Woody Allen famously says in Annie Hall that Los Angeles's only cultural advantage is that "you can make a right turn on a red light," and a new survey from real estate website PropertyShark appears to agree.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Real Estate

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Film Threat

Magic in the Moonlight

Directed by Woody Allen Written by Woody Allen Produced by Edward Walson Starring Emma Stone and Colin Firth Sony Pictures Classics Woody Allen pulls off a pretty impressive trick with his 44th film: He makes the charm of Emma Stone and Colin Firth disappear.


Related Topix: Magic in the Moonlight, Midnight in Paris, Crimes and Misdemeanors, Hannah and Her Sisters, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Sat Aug 23, 2014

New York Daily News

Woody Allen, sis in 'Bullets' crossfire

Confidenti@l source says Woody Allen and his sister/business manager are at odds over the financial and critical flop "Bullets over Broadway."


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Bullets Over Broadway, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

Berkeley Daily Planet

Love Is Strange (and Sweet and Touching, Too) Landmark Shattuck, Opens August 29

Ben is a striving artist whose oil paintings have not yet made a dent on the walls of Manhattan's art galleries.


Related Topix: Wedding, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Weird

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Laughs are on sale in "Fading Gigolo"

JOHN TURTURRO HAS crafted a doozy of a male fantasy. He wrote, stars and directs himself as a guy named Fioravante, whose best buddy, Murray talks him into being a prostitute for a night.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Medicine, Dermatology

The Jewish Journal

'Woody on Rye': Jewishness in the works of Woody Allen

A few years ago, I discovered that there is actually something called The Big Lebowski Studies, a tongue-in-cheek academic discipline wholly devoted to a single Coen brothers movie .


Related Topix: To Rome With Love, Annie Hall, Comedy Movies, Crimes and Misdemeanors, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Life, Purim, Holidays

City Pages

HBO's Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart proves you don't always know what you think you know

Maybe you think you know what Woody Allen did or didn't do in that summerhouse all those years ago.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, To Die For, Drama Movies, Movies, Entertainment

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Musical Version of the Front Set for Hollywood's Festival of New American Musicals Tonight

A musical version of the award-winning 1976 film, THE FRONT, will get its first LA performances tonight, August 19th and 20th at 7:30pm as part of the ongoing series of staged readings presented by the FESTIVAL OF NEW AMERICAN MUSICALS and the ASCAP FOUNDATION Irving Caesar Fund at the Barnsdall Gallery Theater in Hollywood.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, The Front, Pop/Rock


'Magic in the Moonlight' review: Woody Allen's Kind of ...

Even a middling Woody Allen movie is better than most, which is exactly the case with his 2014 release, Magic in the Moonlight .


Related Topix: Blue Jasmine, Midnight in Paris, Magic in the Moonlight, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Hot Chicks

Sun Aug 17, 2014


Exclusive Photo Coverage: A Stroll with Broadway Royalty Adam Monley & Paige Faure

Paige Faure and Adam Monley can now officially be considered Broadway Royalty. Paige currently dons the coveted glass slippers as the title role in Cinderella, and while she is playing Princess, Adam is at the Imperial Theatre, where he just concluded his limited run as Javert in Les Miserables.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Bullets Over Broadway, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, North Carolina, Theater, Arts

Power Line

The Perry indictment: A travesty of a mockerya

Governor Perry condemned his indictment yesterday as a "farce of a prosecution."


Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Travis County, TX

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Cinematographer Gordon Willis Remembered at Memorial

Cinematographers and additional members of the Hollywood community gathered Saturday to remember the life of legendary director of photography Gordon Willis , whose credits include Francis Ford Coppola 's The Godfather trilogy and Woody Allen 's Annie Hall .


Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Comedy Movies, Broadway Danny Rose, The Purple Rose of Cairo, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, North Falmouth, MA

Fri Aug 15, 2014

English Dong-A

New York and Paris in classic films

New York and Paris in classic films . AUGUST 16, 2014 02:57. . New York and Paris are two of the world`s most famous and admired cities.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Savir's Corner: People with whom I'd like to have a cup of coffee

To drink a cup of coffee with someone often implies a moment of relaxation, of intimacy; Outside one's country, it is an occasion to observe people in a different cultural environment.


Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, New York, Opinion

Lexington Herald-Leader

No 'Magic in the Moonlight'

Emma Stone plays Sophie and Colin Firth is Stanley, who becomes smitten by her charms, in Woody Allen's Magic in the Moonlight.


Related Topix: Magic in the Moonlight, Midnight in Paris, Hot Chicks, Emma Stone, Comedy Movies, The Purple Rose of Cairo, Celebrities, Pop/Rock


Sample TRP's season at 'Sneak Previews'

This weekend, Theatre in the Round Players will perform a mystery that's also a bedroom farce that's also a historical drama that's also about farm life and that takes place in London, Canada, Eastern Europe, Scotland and America.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Don't Drink the Water, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Theater, Arts

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Folio Weekly

Woody Allen's Marginal Moonlight

There aren't many geniuses in film, but Woody Allen might just be one of them. Arguably the greatest comedic writer-director since Charlie Chaplin - though the Coen Brothers are breathing down his neck - Allen will leave the world a less intelligent, less wondrous place when he finally retires or becomes too feeble to bang away at his 1950s manual ... (more)


Related Topix: Blue Jasmine, Midnight in Paris, Comedy Movies, The Purple Rose of Cairo, Mighty Aphrodite, Celebrities, Pop/Rock