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Eternity is long. Especially toward the end. - Woody Allen

Rankings: Laugh It Up: Indianapolis Has More Culture Than Los Angeles

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. PS counted...

Woody Allen, sis in 'Bullets' crossfire

"Bullets over Broadway" — a flop set to close ahead of schedule on Sunday — has not only spelled financial troubles for Woody Allen, it’s caused tension in his relationship with his longtime business manager and sister, Letty Aronson, a source tells Confidenti@l.

Moonlight" Shows Woody Still Has the "Magic" Touch

Movie Review Jackie K Cooper "Magic In the Moonlight (Sony Classics) Woody Allen still has the ability to make movie magic as he so ably demonstrates in his wildly romantic new comedy "Magic In the Moonlight". The dialogue, the skill of the actors, and the 1920's setting for the story all add to the emotional response drawn from the audience. Show More Summary

A travesty of a mockery of two mockeries of a sham

(Scott Johnson) Governor Perry condemned his indictment yesterday as a “farce of a prosecution.” In my view, Governor Perry is guilty only of understatement. His indictment is an egregious farce of the kind Woody Allen’s Fielding Mellish captured in Bananas (1971, written with Mickey Rose). Show More Summary

‘Lucy’ Star Scarlett Johansson Says Making The Movie Was An ‘Intense Experience’

Lucy star Scarlett Johansson isn’t afraid of a little action, but she admitted Luc Besson’s latest movie was a bit of a challenge. After working her ways through indie cinema and a few Woody Allen endeavors, Johansson emerged as a butt-kicking action hero thanks to her role as Black Widow in Iron Man 2. Following

Blue State Blues: Spielberg Should Revoke Obama's Holocaust Award

In his celebrated Oscar-winning comedy Annie Hall (1977), Woody Allen curses California and Hollywood in particular: "What's with all these awards? They're always giving out awards. Best Fascist Dictator: Adolf Hitler." That line came...Show More Summary

Emma Stone Aims to Bounce Back from That Woody Allen Movie Soon

Will Liza Minnelli approve? Emma Stone is in talks to join the Broadway revival of Cabaret this fall. Sparkly tights for everyone! Read more...

Why Do Awards And Festivals Honor Controversial Artists Like Roman Polanski?

It seems odd that either the Festival del film Locarno or Roman Polanski thought that honoring the filmmaker for lifetime achievement would be a good idea. This is the second recent time–after Woody Allen's Golden Globe tribute was followed...Show More Summary

The Perfect Imperfections of Robin Williams

I was a child raised on comedy. Without his knowledge, my father helped shape my definition of comedy. From TV shows such as Bizarre, Fernwood Tonight and the Smothers Brothers to the films of Peter Sellers and Woody Allen. FrequentShow More Summary

Steve Martin, Woody Allen, and Sam Shepard Walk into a Theater

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

AN EVENING OF ONE-ACT These people have all come from different plays. As we walked into ACT Theatre for an evening of one-act plays by Steve Martin, Woody Allen, and Sam Shepard, my date proposed a game: Without looking at the program or any of the lobby placards, she'd try to guess who wrote which script. Show More Summary

Woody Allen’s Charm Can’t Overcome His Creepyness ‘Magic In The Moonlight’

WoodyAllenfamouslydoesn’tunderstandtexting,stillwriteshisscriptsonatypewriter,andcallscomputers“wordprocessors.”Artistically,hisparticularstyleofslightlystagey,hyperarticulate-yet-demureverbalsparringsimilarlyharkensbacktoabygoneeraShow More Summary

Emma Stone Looks Like She's About to Have a Fit for Untitled Woody Allen Film!

Emma Stone seems like she’s about to scream while filming a scene for the untitled Woody Allen movie at Salve Regina University on Wednesday (August 6) in Newport, Rhode Island. The 25-year-old actress filmed with Parker Posey that day for the upcoming flick. Emma has been in town filming the untitled movie on and off [...]

Twin Peaks II: Lauded Musical Side Show Will Have Broadway Revival Beginning In October

The demise of Woody Allen’s Bullets Over Broadway has opened up the great St. James Theatre, but not for long: A revised version of Side Show, the musical based on the true story of Siamese twins  Daisy and Violet Hilton, will begin performances October 18 at the Jujamcyn-owned house following an acclaimed run this spring at the Kennedy Center. Show More Summary

Arrested On Woody Allen Film Set

A man was arrested on the set of a Woody Allen film in Rhode Island. He was charged with assault after throwing furniture. Security guards tell WPRI-TV the man went to the set and began asking “weird questions” about the movie’s stars, who include Emma Stone, Joaquin Phoenix and Parker Posey. Allen has been filming [...]

Man arrested for assaulting guards on Woody Allen movie set

A man accused of throwing furniture on the set of a Woody Allen movie in Rhode Island’s capital has been arrested and charged with assault.

Woody Allen on Gaza: "The Arabs were not very nice in the beginning..."

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The famous director Woody Allen is not unsympathetic to the suffering of Palestinian civilians during the very bloody conflict in Gaza, which appears to be winding down. But at the end of the day, he places the blame squarely on the Arabs. Show More Summary

Here's What Woody Allen Thinks About The Not Casting Black People Allegations

Woody Allen has had a weird career. Followed around by bizarre and sometimes troubling headlines and considered simultaneously a critic’s darling and a near habitual box office disappointment, he’s managed to consistently churn out headlines for fifty years. Show More Summary

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