Funny Or Die Writers Choose Their Fav... We chose our favorite David Letterman moments from Dave's run as host of the Late Show. From interviews with Paris Hilton, Joaquin Phoenix, and Amy Sedaris to his greatest hits like 'Strong Guy,...Show More Summary
I am here at the Cannes Film Festival this week and filing film reviews of some of the more significant titles on display. If you haven’t already, I highly urge you to check out my colleague Mike Fleming Jr’s sensational in-depth interview with Woody Allen. Show More Summary
Director Woody Allen recently unveiled his latest movie, Irrational Man during the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. Starring in the film with Emma Stone, Joaquin Phoenix is captured in a pair of sunglasses from Anne & Valentin. Going casual, Phoenix wears the brand’s 18H20 sunglasses. Show More Summary
Any film that begins with a philosophy professor, played by Joaquin Phoenix, cruising in the bright sunlight musing to himself about Kant's "unanswerable" questions is going to charm me immediately (I also teach Kant). Indeed, WoodyShow More Summary
The film is set at a small Rhode Island college, and Joaquin Phoenix plays a jaded alcoholic, pot-bellied philosophy professor.
11:30 a.m. “I couldn’t resist doing a crazy thing.” A slacker cousin to Crimes And Misdemeanors and Match Point, Woody Allen’s loose Dostoevsky riff Irrational Man (Grade: C+) stars Joaquin Phoenix as a philosophy professor who gets a new lease on life while planning and executing a perfect murder. Show More Summary
Outside the Palais in Cannes yesterday, as Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz hit the red carpet for their gala premieres, both actresses wore chic, curve-hugging gowns that showed off their enviably toned bodies. Inside the Palais, when their films unspooled, it was a much different story … at least, for... More »
The trailer for Woody Allen's new film, Irrational Man, sells it as a light entertainment where college professor Joaquin Phoenix finds himself reinvigorated by young student Emma Stone, so imagine our surprise at Cannes today when the film premiered and revealed one extra, essential wrinkle: It's yet another Allen film preoccupied by getting... More »
EXCLUSIVE: The 79-year-old director Woody Allen comes to the Cannes Film Festival’s Palais tomorrow to premiere Irrational Man, a comedy about an existentially challenged professor that stars Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone and Parker Posey. Show More Summary
Of course, it's about a romance between a younger woman and an older man.
In Woody Allen’s new film, Irrational Man, Joaquin Phoenix stars as a philosophy professor who seems overwhelmed by something even deeper than despair. Even a perky student played by Emma Stone can’t seem to lift his spirits. Then, suddenly, he springs to life – amazing everyone, though no one more than himself – as can … Continue reading Philosophical Trailer: Irrational Man! ?
Woody Allen’s latest film is called Irrational Man, and Joaquin Phoenix, master of playing irrational men, stars as Abe Lucas, a brilliant college professor who’s fallen into a funk for which the only cure is the doe-eyed affection of a student (Emma Stone). Show More Summary
It's a tale as old as time: a young muse inspires a dejected older man to seize the day again! The trailer for Woody Allen's new film, Irrational Man, is here, and it's very... Woody Allen. Emma Stone (who starred in the director's 2014...Show More Summary
Woody Allen's latest is here and stars Emma Stone, Joaquin Phoenix, and Parker Posey. Here's what IMDB tells us about the plot: " On a small town college campus, a philosophy professor in existential crisis gives his life new purpose when he enters into a relationship with his student." Join the conversation about this story »
Stop me if you've heard this one before: Woody Allen has made a romantic comedy where an older gentleman, stuck in a rut, has his burden lifted by the physical interests of a younger woman. The names on the poster change, but Allen continues...Show More Summary
Until he falls in love with Emma Stone.
Check out Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix connecting to each other in the brand new trailer for their upcoming film Irrational Man! The 26-year-old actress and the 40-year-old actor are joined in the Woody Allen-directed film by Parker Posey. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Emma Stone Irrational Man centers on “a philosophy professor [...]
Emma Stone is Woody Allen’s new favorite actress to pair with older actors, seeming to serve as a proxy… Read More
Joaquin Phoenix is an existentially challenged philosophy professor, Emma Stone is the younger woman whose love and admiration teach him that life is worth living — would you guess that Irrational Man is a Woody Allen film? If we're picking up the hints this trailer is dropping, there's also something... More »
Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix enter an irrational partnership in the first trailer for Woody Allen's "Irrational Man."