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  1. Quentin Letts' first night review of Evening At The Talk HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... night review of Evening At The Talk House Froggy-faced Wallace, a dauphin in Manhattan society, was taken up by Woody Allen. He later landed the dinosaur's voiceover in Toy Story, all of which made him rich enough to cherish socialist ideals. His ...


  2. In Search of the Perfect Holiday Movie MealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KQED

    ... meal itself is a sad afterthought. Similarly, Hannah and Her Sisters (also by a very long shot NOT my favorite Woody Allen film), takes place over three consecutive Thanksgiving dinners. During this time we watch the three sisters, Hannah, Lee and ...


  3. Frank Sinatra is definitely not Ronan Farrow's biological fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Breckenridge American

    The author of a new book on Frank Sinatra tried to put to rest a rumor that apparently won't die: that the entertainment legend, not Woody Allen, is the biological father of Mia Farrow's handsome, blue-eyed son Ronan. In an interview Monday on NPR's "Diane Rehm Show," James Kaplan, author of the second volume of "Sinatra: The Chairman," said there is no way the "My Way" singer could have gotten together with ex-wife Mia Farrow and conceived Ronan, 27, around March 1987.


  4. Tough luck leads to angsty laughs in 'Sons of the Prophet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | The Washington Post

    "A nervous romance" was the great tag line for Woody Allen's "Annie Hall," and "an anxious comedy" would nicely fit Stephen Karam's "Sons of the Prophet" at Theater J. The 2012 Pulitzer Prize finalist has a whopping case of the jitters: the unsettled, unstable characters talk in halting fragments and say "sorry" a lot. These are people who murmur politely or blurt inelegantly until someone finally explodes in a profane tirade and becomes a YouTube folk hero.


  5. Make it so: Google made a working Star Trek Communicator badgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | PC World

    ... design inspiration for its self-driving car, but it definitely evokes the goofy look and feel of the cars from Woody Allen's Sleepers . No, that's not a goofy Google self-driving car on the right outside McDonalds, it's a shot from Woody Allen's ...


  6. Leading literary festival offers insights into the world of Irish publishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Examiner.com

    ... Using quotes from well-known authors past and present, eclectic photographs and even clips from movies such as Woody Allen's 'Manhattan,' 'About Schmidt' with Jack Nicholson and 'The Big Sleep' with Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, Esssex-born ...


  7. Creeping Garden' breaks the moldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Boston.com

    ... gallery exhibit imitate units of the eclectic goo, tying themselves together and trying like the chain gang in Woody Allen's "Take the Money and Run" to achieve some cooperative movement, "Garden" looks a bit fallow. Nonetheless, whether ...


  8. Paris and Comedy's Healing PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | The Huffington Post

    ... self-abnegation to a pastry fight, my friend." Comedy, the Dangerfield of art forms, gets little respect. Woody Allen himself has said that making comedies is like "sitting at the kid's table." The last comedy to be named Best Picture was his "Annie ...


  9. Oscars: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Battles the Sequel CurseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... including best picture, director and original screenplay. And though it lost those three top prizes to Woody Allen and his Annie Hall , it still captured six trophies in the crafts categories - the biggest haul of the night - including one for John ...


  10. TV Critic's Notebook: 1,715 Shows and One Question, "What to Watch?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... years ago, there was no House of Card s or Orange Is the New Black . Amazon was shipping products, not signing Woody Allen to make television. Nobody thought Jerry Seinfeld, creator and star of one of TV's greatest series, would make a show for the ...


  11. Lauren Conrad's Thanksgiving pre-game appetizersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Examiner.com

    ... Kitchy Kitchen , one can find Claire at the movies finding inspiration from "Hannah and Her Sisters" which is a Woody Allen classic where everyone's in love with the wrong person. In this wonderful Thanksgiving movie of balance between scenes over ...


  12. 'Irrational Man' review: Woody Allen dives deep into familiar territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | The Baltimore Sun

    Forty-five features into his half-century of moviemaking, the rote obsessions distinguishing Woody Allen 's furtive protagonists - luck, fate, chance, getting away with murder - have extended more and more to Allen's own approach to screenwriting. A mixture of the obvious and the indecisive, "Irrational Man" stars Joaquin Phoenix as philosophy professor Abe Lucas, new arrival to fictional Braylin College in Newport, R.I. He's notorious for being a drunk, a womanizer, a provocateur.


  13. From - Austin Powers' to - Trumbo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | Boston.com

    Is it possible for comedy filmmakers to take a serious turn . . . and succeed? It's worked in the past. Among Woody Allen's early films were "Take the Money and Run," "Bananas," and "Sleeper." Something of a more serious bent started percolating with ...


  14. 'Annie Hall' has the funniest screenplay of all time, says the WGARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. LOS ANGELES -- The Writers Guild of America has declared Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman's screenplay for Annie Hall the funniest film script of all time. The guild released its list of the 101 ...


  15. There is no God: The WGA snubbed "Caddyshack" on their funniest movies of all-time listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | Golf World

    ... -- by far the worst part of the movie -- is infinitely better than awfulness between Diane Keaton and Woody Allen. Next on the faux pas program is "Tootsie." I wasn't around in 1982, so perhaps a man dressing like a woman constituted comedy back ...


  16. Woody Allen film Annie Hall is voted funniest screenplay of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Mail on Sunday

    ... in the home of a deployed soldier - and leaving it squalid with piles of feces and remnants of partying Woody Allen's film Annie Hall has beaten off competition from thousands of writers to be voted the funniest screenplay of all time, according to ...


  17. 'Annie Hall' free screening at Grandin on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Examiner.com

    "There's an old joke," begins Woody Allen, talking straight to camera. "Two elderly women are at a Catskill mountain resort, and one of 'em says, 'Boy, the food at this place is really terrible.'


  18. MIND Reviews "Anxious"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Scientific American

    Woody Allen's character in Annie Hall is not Hollywood's typical leading man. Alvy Singer may be charming and witty, but he is so preoccupied with the minutiae of his diet, past romantic debacles and the eventuality of his death that he ultimately drives away his girlfriend, Annie.


  19. ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... the streets of an uninviting Manhattan with dreary alley ways and corners that would never make the cut in a Woody Allen film. Yet they survive, though barely. Tahir entertains the passing hordes with his rhythmic drumming on plastic construction ...


  20. Here Is the Writers Guild of America's List of the All-Time Funniest ScreenplaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Collider

    ... answering in a poll for the 101 funniest screenplays. In a ceremony hosted by Rob Reiner , the members named Woody Allen 's 1977 film Annie Hall as the funniest screenplay. Allen wrote the screenplay along with Marshall Brickman , both of whom won ...