When Woody Allen went to Los Angeles in Annie Hall, the joke was mostly on Los Angeles: Here was this lifelong New Yorker, out of his element in a much different metropolis, making cutting observations from the sidelines. There’s an element of that to Café Society, Allen’s newest dose of seasonal counterprogramming. Show More Summary
“Maggie’s Plan” marks Rebecca Miller’s rowdy comedic debut, and it’s so sharp about modern dating and mating you could dice an onion with it.
For a while, Christopher Walken felt like "troubled guys" were the only types of roles he was being offered, and he knows when it began. "In Annie Hall, I played a suicidal guy who drives his car into traffic," he says in his matter-of-fact, stilted, utterly Walkenesque way. "Then in...
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On this day back in 1978, Annie Hall beat out Star Wars for Best Picture at the Academy Awards, proving that audiences still had a taste for highbrow jokes over lightsabers. The clever, and often heartbreaking, film contains some of Allen’s best writing. …Read More
If you didn’t go out of your way to watch Chris Rock’s 2014 comedy Top Five, you’re missing out on the comedian’s own Annie Hall, an outstanding romantic comedy that isn’t chock full of cliché and actually delivers some pretty potent laughs. Show More Summary
Sleepy Burrows, a wombat sanctuary in Australia, has gifted the world with the best new odd couple. This wombat and its guard dog (because apparently wombats have guard dogs) are basically like an animal Annie Hall. Enjoy the 43 seconds of cuteness. Show More Summary
"A relationship, I think, is like a shark," Woody Allen, as Alvy Singer, famously declared in 1977's "Annie Hall." "You know? It has to constantly move forward or it dies. And I think what we got on our hands is a dead shark." And with...Show More Summary
It's a common sport to pit Los Angeles and New York against each other. The rivalry seems ageless, explored over and over (and over) again by countless movies (like Annie Hall) and misguided New York Times think pieces. But why fight when the two cities are really so similar? Take these...
“The town has come a long way from Woody Allen’s L.A.-phobic ‘Annie Hall’ days, when his alter ego, Alvy Singer, declared in the 1977 film, ‘I don’t want to live in a city where the only cultural advantage is that you can make a right turn on a red light.'”
Milo Yiannopolous wrote about this yesterday, and I linked that earlier today, but seriously, this is a joke. Woody Allen used the line "I love being reduced to a cultural stereotype" as a joke in Annie Hall. For Melissa Click,...
Woody Allen's groundbreaking 1977 comedy Annie Hall triumphed over 100 other films – including a handful of the director's other works – to land at Number One on the Writers Guild of America's list of the 101 Funniest Screenplays. The comedy's Allen- and Marshall Brickman-penned script beat out a Top...
Woody Allen might get a laugh out of the Writers Guild of America’s list of the 101 funniest screenplays of all time.
Comedy is no laughing matter, especially when you’re ranking some of the most hilarious movies of all time. The Writer’s Guild of America has released a list of the 101 funniest screenplays ever written, and like any list on the internet,...Show More Summary
Variety reports the Writers Guild Of America has named Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman’s Annie Hall the funniest screenplay of all time. In completely unrelated news, the voting body of the Writers Guild Of America is largely comprised...Show More Summary
The Writers Guild of America thinks Woody Allen penned the funniest movie of all time. In a newly released list of the 101 funniest screenplays, Allen's Annie Hall tops the list, reports the Hollywood Reporter. Allen himself starred in the 1977 film with Diane Keaton. Most of the top films...
The east and west factions of the Writers Guild of America have published their official list of 101 funniest screenplays, revealing Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman's Annie Hall as their top pick. Members of both guilds voted on the films, which had to have had theatrical releases, English language scripts, and... More »
I love movies. I first watched Annie Hall on my phone. I fill my tablet with movies and watch them on planes. I still watch movies on my laptop, even when there’s an actual television just a few feet away. This is why the Samsung Galaxy View feels so terribly intriguing. Read more...
Anhedonia was famously the original title for Annie Hall, but it was thrown out because the word was deemed too esoteric for audiences ("Woody Allen Fights Anhedonia," NYT, 4/20/77). It's strange since anhedonia's really an easy word to parse out with "an" being the not and "hedonia" referring to pleasure. Show More Summary