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While his private life might be steeped in controversy, Woody Allen continues to deliver his message of fate, love, guilt, and nostalgia, with irony and wry wit.
About 15 years ago I would have argued Woody Allen was one of contemporary cinema's best and most original directors, but so many of his recent films - always excepting Midnight in Paris and Blue Jasmine - have been rather ordinary, so that claim can ...
Over the last half-century, one would be hard-pressed to think of a more prolific worker in Hollywood than Woody Allen. Over the last 50 years, Allen has created 47 films.
Today, an interview in which Miley defends her decision to work with Woody Allen, hit the 'net, and it leaves a somewhat bitter taste in the mouth.

Sheryl Underwood is a rape victim herself, but she is coming to the defense of Nate Parker. She isn't excusing the 17-year-old rape accusations against him, but instead, she has called into question why Parker is being subjected to so much scrutiny ...
His name is Woody Allen, and for much of his career beginning in the 1970s, he used Portland not only as a shooting location and setting to many of his films, but also as a central theme.
This was partially because it registered more as a blackout gag than a major plot turn, but also because very little that's happened in this Woody Allen project has carried much weight - dramatic, comic, or otherwise. The final episode attempts to take ...
The Broadway debut of Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland is long, long overdue - at least according to Gil and George, the 70-something Upper West Siders played by Nick Kroll and John Mulaney.
Woody Allen is 80. Time is finite and he knows it. Every day the industrious same: wake, work, weights, treadmill, work, clarinet, work, supper, TV, sleep.
While that assumption comes from watching other Woody Allen movies depicting marriage, it's hard to classify that as one of his chief subjects over the years.
As has been widely noted, Woody Allen's Crisis in Six Scenes isn't really a television series; its six episodes are not particularly self-contained, and plot developments crest and climax willy-nilly regardless of where each segment ends.
If Woody Allen had written a screenplay on essay-writing, it could have been called Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Essays (But Were Afraid To Ask).
Woody Allen plays a vain, neurotic writer, who's faced a career downturn and now has to contend with writing for television.
Renowned film-maker Woody Allen reveals that he is a fan of the Hannah Montana actress Miley Cyrus. The director added he liked her performance in Disney's Hannah Montana, very much.
"The Big Short" actor John Magaro says director Woody Allen "beats himself up" over every movie he makes.

July 1964 - Releases his first comedy album, "Woody Allen." June 22, 1965 - The first movie he wrote and performed in, "What's New Pussycat?
Woody Allen's 1979 film "Manhattan" opens with a montage of city scenes and skyline views set to Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue.
With Woody Allen's "Crisis in Six Scenes," the screenwriter has let down his director - who coincidentally also falls short.
July 1964 - Releases his first comedy album, "Woody Allen." June 22, 1965 - The first movie he wrote and performed in, "What's New Pussycat?
Woody Allen has always been old. OK, this isn't literally true; he was born in 1935, so obviously he had a childhood and a young-adulthood and all that.
When Woody Allen first started working on his first TV series, an Amazon project announced in January 2015, the acclaimed film director joked that he'd made a "catastrophic mistake.
Kate Winslet and Juno Temple look like style twins while filming at the Coney Island Boardwalk on Wednesday (September 28) in Brooklyn, New York.
Woody Allen stars as Sidney J Munsinger, a predictably neurotic, egomaniacal writer in 1960s New York, who refuses to watch the news or go on anti-war marches, and whose cushty life goes to pot when a revolutionary on the run (played by Miley Cyrus) ...
Woody Allen's six-episode miniseries for Amazon, "Crisis in Six Scenes," which runs just less than two and a half hours in total, is, in effect, his "American Pastoral.
Woody Allen's first foray into television, Crisis in Six Scenes, debuts on Amazon Friday. The series is a six-part comedy set in the 1960s with a cast that includes Miley Cyrus.
But now it's time to bring out those snuggies, brew those hot beverages and binge watch some quality TV. Luckily, this season has some very exciting, very Jewish shows.
Kate Winslet gets angry with Justin Timberlake during a heated argument for a scene in their upcoming untitled Woody Allen movie on Tuesday (September 27) in New York City.
Overwhelmingly, Woody Allen protagonists are self-obsessed middle-class academics who punctuate all their conversations with highfalutin literary references.
A sign posted on Surf Avenue, near the entrance of Luna Park, indicates that Woody Allen is returning to Coney Island on Tuesday and Thursday to film his next movie.
I am big fan of Woody Allen, so it pains me to hear that his much anticipated television series "Crisis in Six Scenes" for Amazon is absolute crap.
While Game of Thrones is one of the biggest shows in any kingdom, HBO hasn't been able to launch a successful drama since the dragon-filled Saga hit the air in 2011.
Steven Schirripa, who played Bobby "Bacala" Baccalieri on The Sopranos, has joined the cast of Allen's untitled next movie.
Woody Allen brings his comedic touch and sense of movie history to Puccini's "Gianni Schicchi" in this video recorded last fall during live performances by the Los Angeles Opera at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
And since Disney designers were now seeing Gaston's sidekick as more of a round / low-to-the-ground character, Woody Allen's voice was no longer really a good fit for LeFou. Which is why Venezuelan-American actor Jesse Corti was eventually hired to ...
Woody Allen stopped in at Da Noi Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 while shooting a movie in South Beach. He dined at the Fingerboard location.
Miley Cyrus and Woody Allen team up for laughs, '60s references, and jokes about bar mitzvahs. I liked watching this trailer because it helped me forget how sad Amy Adams looked in Nocturnal Animals.
Well, this is disappointing. Despite all the allegations of sexual abuse against Woody Allen by his daughter Dylan Farrow, some celebs continue to work with the director.
Justin Timberlake Joins Cast of Woody Allen's Upcoming Film. Photos of the pop star donning a vintage lifeguard outfit while sitting on a lifeguard tower on set made their way online.
From a therapist having an affair with a sheep in Woody Allen's classic "Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex" and as the California-born descendant of Dr.
Written by, directed by, and also starring Woody Allen, the comedy series takes place in the 1960's during turbulent times in the United States and a middle class suburban family is visited by a guest who turns their household completely upside down.
"What I miss about old Hollywood," says Blake Lively, "is that back then you got to watch movie stars and imagine they were that person.
Woody Allen's first-ever TV series has been more mysterious than any J.J. Abrams project. But now EW has the first photos from the show (below) and some new ...
Woody Allen told The Guardian last week that he is "not surprised" by anti-Semitism.
In his essay, titled 'My Father, Woody Allen and the Danger of Questions Unasked', Ronan, 28, stated he witnessed "inappropriate" behavior from his father, writing: "I believe my sister.
1. In the Grand Canyon, the US Postal Service delivers mail by mule. Find out more (Smithsonian). 2. It would take 112,000 years to fly to the nearest Earth-like world travelling at 25,000mph.
Woody Allen has been making films for more than 50 years but "Cafe Society" is not one of his better efforts. In Woody's first film, "What's New Pussycat" in 1965, the studio tampered with it and he resolved to have absolute control over all his ...
Advertisement. Don't ask. 'I get harassed all the time on it. But it doesn't affect me and I just have no interest in it.
With Woody Allen's Amazon series Crisis in Six Scenes premiering on Amazon Prime next month, the Oscar-winning filmmaker is back on the press circuit.


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