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4 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

Simply Do it: Talking with Woody Allen About Directorial Style

Even scenes that work, such as a climax on a rain-soaked bridge, feel like they could have been trimmed by a few hand-drawn frames.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Physician detained for defaming Ecuador president

Authorities in Ecuador say prominent physician Carlos Figueroa has been detained near Quito and sent to prison to serve a six-month sentence for defaming President Rafael Correa.

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Related Topix: Rafael Correa, Belleville, IL, Pop/Rock, Opinion

The China Post

Woody Allen casts a limp spell in 'Magic in the Moonlight'

Woody Allen's late period has been defined by a quality you wouldn't have expected from the man who produced the inspired chaos of "Bananas" or the Fellini-esque carnival of "Stardust Memories": tidiness.

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Related Topix: Blue Jasmine, Midnight in Paris, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Stardust Memories, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Vallejo Times-Herald

Global Thrift Store to hold grand re-opening Saturday

The Global Thrift Store will hold an re-opening celebration at 10 a.m., Saturday at 617 Tennessee St. Snacks, music and community building will be available to the general public.

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

Los Angeles Times

'Bullets Over Broadway' to close in New York on Aug. 24

"Bullets Over Broadway," the first stage musical based on one of Woody Allen's movies, is a comedy about the difficulties of mounting a stage production in New York.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Bullets Over Broadway, Crime Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, The Producers, Musical Movies, 2012, Entertainment

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

New York police eye retraining after custody death

The New York Police Department is revamping its training on the use of force amid outrage over the death in police custody of a man suspected of selling untaxed cigarettes.

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

Billboard

Woody Allen Musical 'Bullets Over Broadway' to...

Woody Allen's $14 million "Bullets Over Broadway" is closing , with a final performance slated for Aug. 24, its producers announced Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Bullets Over Broadway, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, The Producers, Musical Movies

MTV

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About My Podcast With Woody Allen

Last week I drank a Diet Coke from Woody Allen's refrigerator. For some reason that feels like a more intimate act than me actually sitting down and chatting with him.

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Estes Park Trail-Gazette

Working late in life, directors refuse to say cut

In this Thursday, July 16, 2014 photo, Writer/Director Woody Allen and Soon-Yi Previn arrive at the premiere of "Magic In The Moonlight" in New York.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Jean-Luc Godard, Movies, Entertainment

Christian Science Monitor

Emma Stone and Colin Firth star in the new Woody Allen film 'Magic in the Moonlight'

Emma Stone and Colin Firth headline director Woody Allen 's new comedy "Magic in the Moonlight," which follows a stage magician, Stanley , who is determined to expose a psychic named Sophie whom he believes to be faking her powers.

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Related Topix: Blue Jasmine, Midnight in Paris, To Rome With Love, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Emma Stone, Pop/Rock, Hot Chicks

This is Local London

Allen: Actors are difficult to get

Woody Allen has revealed he would like to work with great actors such as Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and Jack Nicholson - but said they are always busy.

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Related Topix: Hannah and Her Sisters, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Stone, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Action Movies, Adventure

Daily Mail

Woody Allen's first podcast doesn't mention Dylan Farrow

'My son saved his attacker's life': Father who brutally beat teen he caught raping his son, 11, reveals it was only his boy's pleas that saved the pedophile from death as he says his family refuse to hide Bill Clinton 'has a busty blond mistress nicknamed "Energizer" by his Secret Service detail who work to hide the woman from Hillary' Body of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Blue Jasmine, Drama Movies, Match Point, Thriller, Hannah and Her Sisters, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

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."

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Related Topix: Midnight in Paris, Blue Jasmine, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Supernatural

Sun Jul 20, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

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.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, The Purple Rose of Cairo, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Providence, RI

Salon

Woody Allen: "Nothing keeps people away if they think they'll enjoy my films"

In Allen's world, sexual abuse charges don't have anything to do with poor attendance at his newest film Nothing can stop Woody Allen, according to Woody Allen.

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Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

PopWatch planner: The summer heats up with 'Lucy,' 'Manhattan,' and more

After a relatively chill couple of weeks, brace yourself for the return of some more action-pumped summer fare.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

I4U Future Technology News

Emma Stone Lies to Friends

"Magic in the Moonlight" is a movie with many themes. and one of the movie themes is to tell a big white lie for a greater and better cause.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Late Show With David Letterman, The David Letterman Show, David Letterman

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Anorak

Woody Allen Was Right! Steak Is Healthy

WAY back in 1973 Woody Allen did a movie called Sleeper , from which comes this little scene above.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Life, Beef, Meat

The Daily Beast

Woody Allen on Gaza & Those AllegationsBy Marlow Stern

The Magic in the Moonlight filmmaker discussed his latest romantic comedy, the late Elaine Stritch, his desire to make a movie starring himself and Louis C.K., and more.

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Related Topix: You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, Drama Movies, September, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Small Time Crooks, Love and Death, War Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Barnstable Patriot

Big name in Constitutional law steps in to Cape Wind case

Do you remember that moment in Annie Hall when some bloke in line for a movie is pontificating about Marshall McLuhan's theories? Woody Allen squelches him by bringing on McLuhan, who tells the loud talker, "You know nothing of my work."

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Related Topix: Annie Hall, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, US News, US Supreme Court

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