Tag Archive: Woody Allen

Win tickets to Woody Allen’s IRRATIONAL MAN starring Joaquin Phoenix

The resurgent Joaquin Phoenix makes an unexpected foray into the farcical world of late-career Woody Allen in Irrational Man. He stars as a burned-out philosophy professor who takes a job at a Rhode Island College and becomes involved with a teacher (Parker Posey) as well as a precocious student (Emma Stone), but won’t find meaning in his life until an existential act …

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Win a double pass to Woody Allen’s BLUE JASMINE starring Cate Blanchett

Woody Allen delivers his strongest late-period film with Blue Jasmine, a nuanced and tragicomic tale of a spoiled New York housewife struggling through a financial and personal crisis. Cate Blanchett gives a phenomenal and wrenching performance as the neurotic titular character — an awards certainty at this point — and she is supported by a stellar, …

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[WATCH] First trailer for Woody Allen’s BLUE JASMINE starring Cate Blanchett

Like clockwork, Woody Allen is back with his latest annual effort, Blue Jasmine, the follow-up to last year’s disappointing To Rome with Love. Forgoing his recent penchant for European locations in favour of San Francisco this time, the film stars Cate Blanchett as a fashionable New York housewife whose life is thrown into crisis when her husband …

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[WATCH] TO ROME WITH LOVE Trailer #1

Woody Allen will follow-up last year’s hugely successful return-to-form Midnight in Paris in June with To Rome With Love, another vignette-based romantic comedy set in a European capital. The film consists of four stories: one of which a husband (Woody Allen) and his wife (Judy Davis) travel to Rome and meet the family of the Italian man …

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[Watch] Tim Minchin’s ‘Woody Allen Jesus’ cut from JONATHAN ROSS

Australian-born and London-based musical comedian Tim Minchin appeared on The Jonathan Ross Show this week to perform a Christmas song titled ‘Woody Allen Jesus’. Like much of his work, it’s a fun and clever poke at the illogical myths of Christianity which never crosses into offensive or cruel territory (and includes awesome references to Derren Brown …

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[Watch] WOODY ALLEN: A DOCUMENTARY Trailer

Legendary writer-director Woody Allen will open up like never before for Woody Allen: A Documentary, as part of PBS’ American Masters series. The two-part, three-and-a-half-hour film follows Allen’s tale from his Brooklyn childhood all the way through his current work. The film, directed by Robert Weide (Curb Your Enthusiasm) and produced by Brett Ratner (!), will feature interviews with friends and colleagues including Larry David, John …

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