Woody Allen Newswire

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  1. Getting the Facts, by David HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Library of Economics and Liberty

    In the late 1990s and early 2000s, in one standard part of an optimistic speech I gave about the modern economy and the effect of the Internet, I told a story from a 1977 Woody Allen movie, Annie Hall, that I could reasonably assume about half of my audience had seen. It's the scene in which Woody Allen gets in an argument in a movie line about what Marshall McCluhan believed.

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  2. On an Audacious Girls, Lena Dunham Harpoons the Great White Novelists and AuteursRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Press

    A stylized painting of Woody Allen, a golden gun to his forehead, stares down at Hannah Horvath in the astonishing third episode the final season of Girls .

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  3. 5 things to do this weekend in the suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    ... five ideas. For others, check out dailyherald.com/calendar . Laugh along with Steel Beam Theatre's revival of Woody Allen's 1966 farce, "Don't Drink the Water." The comedy centers on an American family seeking refuge at a rundown embassy after being ...

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  4. Watch: New Trailer for 4K Re-Release of Woody Allen's 'Manhattan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Firstshowing.net

    "He adored New York City He romanticized it all out of proportion." Park Circus and MGM have unveiled a brand new trailer for the 4K digital re-release this year of Woody Allen's seminal romantic comedy classic Manhattan , which first opened in 1979.

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  5. Jordan Peele's 'Get Out' infuses horror with biting social satireRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | GantDaily.com

    ... help him kick his smoking habit - initially comes across as welcoming, if perhaps trying a bit too hard. Think Woody Allen meeting Diane Keaton's clan in "Annie Hall." Gradually, though, things begin to get weird, including the strange looks cast ...

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  6. Female-fashioned frightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | San Diego Reader

    ... directors united under one banner is always cause for disappointment. Martin Scorsese, Francis Coppola, and Woody Allen didn't so much as collaborate on New York Stories as they provided three large pieces to a loosely fitting jigsaw puzzle. The ...

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  7. SENIOR MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Folio Weekly

    ... in his wake. Minus the sentiment and seriousness of Forrest Gump, The 100 Year-Old Man is more reminiscent of Woody Allen's underrated Zelig, though without either's cinematic tricks. Cleverly edited, flawlessly directed, the movie's a magnificent ...

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  8. Sexual Harassment Parody Commercial Held Not To Violate Lanham ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | JD Supra

    ... noted, the Lanham Act has been used to protect against copycat commercial uses of Tom Waits ' striking voice, Woody Allen 's famous character appearance from Annie Hall, and even the collections of traits associated with Vanna White (i.e., turning ...

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  9. First Look at Woody Allen's Next Movie 'Wonder Wheel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | /film

    Another period piece is coming our way from writer-director Woody Allen . We know little about his latest movie, titled Wonder Wheel , which is typical of Allen's movies.

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  10. Encore: How 'La La Land' Director Damien Chazelle, His...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Deadline

    ... by the Walt Disney princess brand. And Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge! , Julie Taymor's Across the Universe and Woody Allen's Everyone Says I Love You - all of them are technically jukebox musicals. We're talking original, big song-and-dance titles, ...

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  11. Full Sandy Wexler Trailer with Adam Sandler and Jennifer HudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | ComingSoon.net

    Netflix has revealed the full trailer for Sandy Wexler which you can check out below! The new Adam Sandler vehicle is apparently a new take on Woody Allen's classic Broadway Danny Rose , and is full of showbiz cameos. The film will play exclusively on the streaming service starting April 14, 2017.

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  12. Full Trailer: Adam Sandler Is "Sandy Wexler"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Dark Horizons News

    Described as a new take on Woody Allen's "Broadway Danny Rose," Sandler plays a talent manager working in Los Angeles in the 1990s who diligently represents a group of eccentric clients on the fringes of show business. His single-minded devotion is put to the test when he falls in love with his newest client, talented singer whom he discovers at an amusement park.

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  13. Make the lovers' holiday last all weekend with films about love, friendship, passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | TheMonitor.com

    ... Sampler). Play It Again, Sam (1972): Based on his Broadway play, this film starred but was not directed by Woody Allen (Herbert Ross assumed that role) and allows him to go full-slapstick while trying to attain an impossible standard of masculinity ...

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  14. Woody Allena s new movie named a Wonder WheelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Coney Island's Wonder Wheel will not only make a cameo in Woody Allen's forthcoming film - it will also lend its name to the title. The celebrated and controversial director, who spent time shooting in The People's Playground last summer , has named his upcoming 2017 offering "Wonder Wheel" after the amusement-district gem.

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  15. For the anti-Valentine's Day crowd, here are 10 of the most unromantic movies everRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | MLive.com

    ... during the Nazi occupation is probably the type of subject matter best avoided on date night. (There's a reason Woody Allen makes this film a sad punchline - twice! - in "Annie Hall," you know.) Set aside the troubling scenes of brutal sexual ...

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  16. Setting the Record Straight on Some Common Beliefs About Food and HealthRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Newswise

    Feb. 14, 2016 - "Everything our parents said was good is bad," complains Alvy Singer, the character played by Woody Allen in "Annie Hall," his 1977 Oscar-winning romantic comedy. That's a bit of an exaggeration, but when it comes to what certain foods can do to or for you, it's probably best to take motherly advice, familiar sayings and other bits of conventional wisdom with a grain of salt.

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  17. Why boycotts against corporate giants are doomed to fail 0:0Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | New York Post

    ... grab Big Grape by the little grapes. Today the boycott survives in the popular culture mainly as a line from the Woody Allen movie "Sleeper." When Allen's character is asked, "Have you ever taken a serious political stand on anything?" he replies, ...

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  18. An ode to 'Girls,' Lena Dunham and modern Jewish neuroticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | The Times of Israel

    ... City, January 5, 2015. (Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images/JTA) But it was not that long ago that Dunham was likened to Woody Allen, that other controversial pillar of Jewish humor - for good reason. A 2014 article in The New York Times Magazine first made ...

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  19. Make the lovers' holiday last all weekend with films about love, friendship, passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | TheMonitor.com

    ... Sampler). Play It Again, Sam (1972): Based on his Broadway play, this film starred but was not directed by Woody Allen (Herbert Ross assumed that role) and allows him to go full-slapstick while trying to attain an impossible standard of masculinity ...

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  20. 'Abstract: The Art of Design' review: Netflix series is fast, funny, and without critiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Curbed

    Forget Woody Allen , illustrator Christoph Niemann is here to represent the urban neurotic creative. With pictures! Niemann is one of eight subjects of the new Netflix documentary series Abstract: The Art of Design , which premieres February 10. Niemann's episode gives him the screen as his sketchbook to talk about his process, to play with Legos, to explain the very concept of abstraction via an animated "Abstract-O-Meter."

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