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Scarlett For Summer Festival Gigs?

20th May 2008

Actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON has hinted that she may play some festival dates this summer, in support of her album of TOM WAITS covers, which was released yesterday (May 19th).The GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING star...

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Johansson Denies Premiere Snub

20th May 2008

LATEST: SCARLETT JOHANSSON has denied she snubbed the premiere of WOODY ALLEN's latest movie VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA because movie bosses refused to cater to her diva demands. The blonde beauty - who stars in the...

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Woody: Barcelona, Si; Russia, Nyet

19th May 2008

Appearing at a news conference in Cannes, where his latest movie, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, had its world premiere over the weekend, Woody Allen was asked by an enthusiastic fan/reporter from Uzbekistan when he might make...

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Johansson Snubs Cannes Premiere

19th May 2008

SCARLETT JOHANSSON snubbed the premiere of WOODY ALLEN's latest movie VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA at the Cannes International Film Festival after movies bosses reportedly refused to cater to her diva demands. The blonde beauty - who...

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Allen Defends Set Location Of Vicky Cristina Barcelona

18th May 2008

Director WOODY ALLEN has defended his decision to shoot his latest movie VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA in Spain, insisting he would have filmed in any European city, had he been offered the opportunity. The 72-year-old filmmaker...

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Scarlett Johansson And Ryan Reynolds Confirm Engagement

6th May 2008

Actors Scarlett Johansson and Ryan Reynolds are engaged, it has been confirmed.After a year of dating, the pair have announced their engagement, People magazine reports.And the Lost in Translation star's representative Marcel Pariseau told the...

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Allen's Language Row

9th April 2008

WOODY ALLEN has sparked controversy in Spain - because his new movie VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA will be shown in English, even though both of the film's leading actors are of Spanish descent. The film -...

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Allen Sues American Apparel

1st April 2008

Veteran filmmaker WOODY ALLEN has filed legal papers accusing clothing company American Apparel of using his image in its advertising without his permission. The comedian claims he was never contacted by an American Apparel representative...

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Cruz + Johansson Set For Lesbian Love Scene In Woody Allen Film

12th February 2008

PENELOPE CRUZ and SCARLETT JOHANSSON are to steam up the big screen in WOODY ALLEN's new movie - by taking part in a reported lesbian sex scene. The actresses will lock lips and get hot...

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Larry David Joins Woody Comedy

8th February 2008

Larry David is to star in the upcoming project by Woody Allen, according to reports.The Curb Your Enthusiasm star has been lined up to play the lead role in the Manhattan director's next as-yet-untitled movie.Set...

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Allen Fears Losing Johansson To Party Lifestyle

6th February 2008

Film director WOODY ALLEN fears SCARLETT JOHANSSON will ruin her promising acting career by indulging in the party lifestyle - advising her to take inspiration from MERYL STREEP instead. The moviemaker worked with the 23-year-old...

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Allen Signs Three-movie Deal With Spanish Producers

5th February 2008

Film director WOODY ALLEN has signed a three-year deal with a Spanish distribution company to finance production on three of his films in the European country. The prolific filmmaker struck the pact with the Spain-based...

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The Things They Say 7003

2nd February 2008

"I dumped it and had no regrets or problems doing that. It was fun writing it." WOODY ALLEN on what became of his recent attempt to write a novel. He completed it and decided it...

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The Things They Say 6953

29th January 2008

"I grew up between a WOODY ALLEN movie and a SPIKE LEE movie." Rocker LENNY KRAVITZ describes growing up in New York City in the 1970s.

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Cloverfield Is A Godzilla Of A Hit

21st January 2008

Cloverfield turned out to be not quite the equal of 1998's Godzilla in its opening weekend, but the monster movie nevertheless became the biggest hit of the year as it took in $41 million domestically....

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Movie Reviews: Cassadra's Dream

18th January 2008

Critics are suggesting that Woody Allen has plunged off the track again with Cassandra's Dream. While acknowledging that the movie is "perfectly watchable," Kevin Crust in the Los Angeles Times observes that it's nothing to...

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The Things They Say 6841

18th January 2008

"You would think that the parts that WALTER MATTHAU played at this point would come my way. No one asks me to play the father; or Gramps, the lovable old codger; or Pops, the backstage...

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Allen Dismisses Johansson Collaboration Reports

17th January 2008

Legendary filmmaker WOODY ALLEN has denied reports he is teaming up with SCARLETT JOHANSSON for a new New York-based movie. Johansson, who has starred in recent Allen films Match Point and Scoop, was said to...

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Johansson To Make Directorial Debut

17th January 2008

SCARLETT JOHANSSON is to make her directorial debut when she teams up with WOODY ALLEN to take charge of new movie NEW YORK, I LOVE YOU. The actress will take on her first behind-the-scenes role...

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Allen, Friedkin + Cronenberg To Direct Operas

10th January 2008

Movie directors WOODY ALLEN, WILLIAM FRIEDKIN and DAVID CRONENBERG will each direct a production for the Los Angeles Opera in the 2008/09 season. Allen will oversee Gianni Schicchi, one of three one-act operas that make...

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Atwell Surprised By Allen Casting

7th January 2008

British actress HAYLEY ATWELL was stunned to land a part in WOODY ALLEN movie CASSANDRA'S DREAM, after a "miserable", "nasty" and "horrible" audition process. The 25-year-old newcomer was convinced she had flunked the try-out, the...

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Fascinating Fact 4582

28th December 2007

WOODY ALLEN gifted Spanish star PENELOPE CRUZ with a pair of his own spectacles after wrapping their new film VICKY CHRISTINA BARCELONA. Cruz confessed she liked the look of the movie director's classic glasses while...

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Farrell's Struggle Working With Allen

20th December 2007

COLLIN FARRELL took offence to WOODY ALLEN's directing style on new film CASSANDRA'S DREAM - deeming his approach to moviemaking too demanding. The Irish actor plays a brother to Ewan MCGregor's character in the movie,...

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Allen Returns To New York

20th December 2007

WOODY ALLEN is abandoning his globe-trotting film making exercise to direct a new movie in his native New York. After shooting exclusively in Manhattan for all his career, Allen turned his back on the Big...

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Gervais Turned Down Woody Allen

20th December 2007

Comedian RICKY GERVAIS turned down the chance to star in a WOODY ALLEN movie, after discovering the director had cast minor British TV stars. The Office star accuses the legendary film maker of being seduced...

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The Things They Say 6592

20th December 2007

"I like the nervous energy of the city. I like the fact that when I go to sleep at night I can hear sirens and I know crimes are being committed out there. It gives...

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Stars Shoot Short Movies For Striking Writers

7th December 2007

A host of movie stars including SEAN PENN, WOODY ALLEN, TIM ROBBINS and HOLLY HUNTER have pledged their support for striking members of the writing union by shooting a series of short films. The clips...

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Allen Says Adios To Spain

29th November 2007

Woody Allen has canceled plans to film his next movie in Spain after controversy arose over funding that the film was expected to receive from the city of Barcelona and regional authorities. The funding reportedly...

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Allen Quits Spanish Film Shoot

29th November 2007

Filmmaker WOODY ALLEN has quit shooting his new movie in Barcelona over continued disagreements with locals upset that the film would be partially funded by public money. Spaniards were outraged when it was announced that...

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Allen's Cruz Obsession

23rd November 2007

WOODY ALLEN was so infatuated with PENELOPE CRUZ on the set of VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA, he was reduced to a stuttering mess in her presence. Allen wrote a part in the movie specially for Cruz...

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