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  1. Woody Allen on his new film Magic in the MoonlightRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Scotsman.com

    The cafe on Westminster Street in Providence, Rhode Island, that is the location for a future Woody Allen movie looks like an elaborate stage illusion, surrounded by large screens that focus light into the restaurant while also concealing any action within from onlookers outside.

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  2. Pleasant 'Moonlight' doesn't quite match Allen's previous heightsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Michigan Daily Online

    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."

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  3. anatomy of melancholyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... to look for symptoms while reading Metamorphosis or Mrs Dalloway . 'Your self- esteem is a notch below Kafka's,' Woody Allen tells Diane Keaton in Manhattan . And hadn't Mrs Woolf written to her husband in her famous last letter that she felt ...

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  4. Three worst rainy day kids moviesRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2011 | GreatDad.com

    ... may have received critical praise, but for film supposedly meant for kids it doesn't seem to work. Not only does Woody Allen (an actor beloved more by middle-aged single men than children) voice the main character, but its existential themes will ...

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  5. 'Ghostbusters' returning to theaters this Labor Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... Egon, Peter and Winston. The city's mix of history, cynicism and energy would ground the movie. "I always loved Woody Allen's early movies and how they sort of characterized New York," Reitman said. "I sensed it would be important for the comedy." ...

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  6. A Summer House's Star TurnRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    TO SPEAK OF a film's setting-whether it's Woody Allen's New York or the South Carolina manse where the baby boomers of "The Big Chill" gather to reminisce-as another character is so common as to be a clichA .

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  7. Movie review: Magic in the MoonlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in a scene from the film, Magic in the Moonlight. Whimsical, wistful and studiously insubstantial, the new Woody Allen film is his most frothy since The Curse of the Jade Scorpion . Yet it's not hard to detect beneath the surface the preoccupations ...

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  8. 'The Fame Lunches': Daphne Merkin is still wishing for mother's loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Journal

    ... the most part, she remains afloat. In one of the most revealing pieces, she tells us about sending a letter to Woody Allen telling him about her adoration for him. She included a poem for him that ended with these two short sad lines: "You are my ...

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  9. Take2 Publishing Launches DIGIDIALOGUERead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... becomes part of the final 'copy'. Alex Sheremet presents one of the most thorough and considered critiques on Woody Allen's body of work ... but his text is only part of the full story. DigiDialogues are about the author inspiring a discourse ...

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  10. Traditional Books Are Dying But We Come Not to Bury You, But to (P)raise YouRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Digital Game Developer

    ... inspiring a discourse between and amongst himself and his audience. The genesis of this DigiDialogue is the Woody Allen: Reel to Real website, the vehicle to have Sheremet and his 'readers' further explore, expand and explain the theses he presents. ...

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  11. 13 LGBT Roles That Didn't Kill These A-List Actors' CareersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Advocate

    ... (1979) In one of her earliest roles, Meryl Streep was the seductive and tough-talking Jill in Manhattan , Woody Allen's follow-up to Annie Hall. Streep has, of course, gone on to make incredible films and win tons of awards for her performances, but ...

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  12. Rankings: Laugh It Up: Indianapolis Has More Culture Than Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Curbed

    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.

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  13. No, deaths of celebrities do not arrive in threesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Star Tribune

    ... Albert Shanker, the teachers' union leader (who did have a moment of celebrity as the punch line of a joke in Woody Allen's movie "Sleeper"), and Dr. Jonas Salk, inventor of the first polio vaccine. Notorious villains, like the mass-murdering ...

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  14. Zach Braff Is 'Exhausted' from His Broadway RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... with Kate Hudson, which opened last month. Pastore said he is "sad" that the show, the musical adaptation of Woody Allen and Douglas McGrath's 1994 film, which opened on April 10, is closing on Sunday. "I've been doing the show since Jan. 15 and ...

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  15. Magic in the MoonlightRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Film Threat

    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.

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  16. Woody Allen, sis in 'Bullets' crossfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | New York Daily News

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

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  17. Love Is Strange (and Sweet and Touching, Too) Landmark Shattuck, Opens August 29Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... who chat, clash and bounce off one another's egos in close quarters - Love Is Strange evokes the vibes of a Woody Allen film. Perhaps with this in mind, writer-director Ira Sachs claims the turf as his own even before the opening scene: Instead of ...

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  18. When The Wedding Is Just The BeginningRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | WGBH

    ... are equally persuasive. Love Is Strange celebrates the enduring intimacy of two lovers, the timeless charms of a Woody Allen-like Manhattan and the miracle of rent control. But it can be ruefully comic, as when Ben interrupts Kate's writing by ...

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  19. Three worst rainy day kids moviesRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2011 | GreatDad.com

    ... may have received critical praise, but for film supposedly meant for kids it doesn't seem to work. Not only does Woody Allen (an actor beloved more by middle-aged single men than children) voice the main character, but its existential themes will ...

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  20. Laughs are on sale in "Fading Gigolo"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... of a male fantasy. He wrote, stars and directs himself as a guy named Fioravante, whose best buddy, Murray (Woody Allen) talks him into being a prostitute for a night. Why? Murray has to close his Manhattan rare bookshop because he's broke. ...

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