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The Things They Say 5582

13th September 2007

"I go to Knicks games all the time, and they always put the camera on SPIKE LEE, WOODY ALLEN and MATTHEW MODINE, and never on me." Punk icon LOU REED feels ignored at New York...

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Allen Surprised He's Considered Influential

3rd September 2007

Oscar-winning director WOODY ALLEN is amazed he's considered a legend of the movie business, because he doesn't think his films have been influential. The 71-year-old, who has three Academy Awards, always felt the movies of...

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Allen Banned From Casting 'Loose Cannons' Ryder And Downey

10th August 2007

WOODY ALLEN was banned from casting WINONA RYDER and ROBERT DOWNEY JR for his 2002 movie MELINDA AND MELINDA, because no-one would insure the troubled stars. Ryder had only just been convicted of felony grand...

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Allen Movie To Make North American Debut At Toronto Film Festival

5th August 2007

Director WOODY ALLEN is set to unveil his latest film CASSANDRA'S DREAM to North America at this year's Toronto International Film Festival. The film, which stars Ewan MCGregor and Colin Farrell as brothers, makes its...

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Allen Angers The Spanish

31st July 2007

Director WOODY ALLEN has angered the Spanish public by gaining large filming grants for shooting his new film in Barcelona. Officials in the city have allocated $1.36 million (GBP680,000) to help fund the film, as...

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Woody Allen Movie To Get UK Release

30th July 2007

Academy-award winning director WOODY ALLEN's new film CASSANDRA'S DREAM will get a U.K. release, his spokesman has confirmed. The drama, which stars Ewan MCGregor and Colin Farrell as brothers, will not follow in the footsteps...

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Film Legend Ingmar Bergman Dead At 89

30th July 2007

Ingmar Bergman, one of the world's most influential -- and revered -- directors of the century died today (Monday) on Faro Island, Sweden at the age of 89. The cause of death was not immediately...

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Bono Gets Handfuls Of Praise From Cruz

27th July 2007

U2 singer BONO has been snapped hand-in-hand with actress PENELOPE CRUZ, seemingly without his wife ALI HEWSON.The Irish rock star, 47, was photographed holding hands with Cruz on a beach in Saint Tropez and in...

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Scarlett Happy To Wear Nothing For Woody

11th July 2007

Stunning actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON has ditched the glamour to make sure she is part of WOODY ALLEN's next movie.The 22-year-old beauty is on set in Barcelona without make-up or fabulous dresses in order to sacrifice...

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Fascinating Fact 3493

2nd July 2007

The publication of WOODY ALLEN's MERE ANARCHY this week (begs02Jul07) marks the moviemaker/writer's first fictional offering in 27 years....

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Allen To Direct Opera

22nd June 2007

Filmmaker WOODY ALLEN has shocked fans with the announcement he is to direct an opera in California. Spanish tenor Placido Domingo, general director of the Los Angeles opera, has invited Allen to direct an epic...

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Fascinating Fact 3441

21st June 2007

ROBIN WILLIAMS has donated $20,000 (GBP10,000) to an upcoming tribute gala to comedian MORT SAHL because he's a huge fan of the comic. WOODY ALLEN, JAY LENO and DREW CAREY are among the stars who...

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Pacino's Woody Allen Dream

18th June 2007

AL PACINO has called out to film maker WOODY ALLEN to cast him in his next movie. The actor confesses working with the director is a secret ambition - and he's waiting by the phone...

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Woody Allen For Dr Who

15th May 2007

Legendary film director, actor and comic Woody Allen will soon be joining Doctor Who in the Tardis, the Sun reports.Allen, who has clocked an amazing three Oscars over his 57-year showbiz career, is thought to...

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Striking Scarlett Named World's Sexiest Woman

10th April 2007

World sexiest women polls are normally a bloke's domain but when girls get to vote, starlet Scarlett leads the way.The 22-year-old topped the Glamour magazine poll which asked 5,000 women to name the sexiest star...

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Johansson Wins Sexiest Body Award

10th April 2007

Hollywood beauty SCARLETT JOHANSSON has been hailed as having the sexiest body in the world. The LOST IN TRANSLATION star, who was once described as "criminally sexy" by director WOODY ALLEN, came top in a...

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Carry On Joke Tops One-liner Poll

4th April 2007

Kenneth Williams' famous quip "Infamy! Infamy! They've all got in for me!" has been named as the funniest line in movie history.He uttered the words as Julius Caesar in the 1964 film Carry On Cleo.Coming...

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Cruz Conquers Chile

23rd March 2007

Spanish movie star PENELOPE CRUZ wowed spectators last week (begs11MAR07) when she landed in Santiago, Chile for an exclusive meeting with Chilean President MICHELLE BACHELET. The VOLVER actress was given a warm welcome in the...

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The Things They Say 4319

21st March 2007

"I'd sew the hems of his pants if he asked me to." Actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON admits she'd do anything for director hero WOODY ALLEN....

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Johansson Signs On For Third Allen Film

14th March 2007

LATEST: SCARLETT JOHANSSON has reteamed with director WOODY ALLEN for their third film together following MATCH POINT and SCOOP. The LOST IN TRANSLATION star will appear in Allen's upcoming and as-yet untitled project set to...

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Woody Allen Signs Bardem To New Spanish Movie

8th March 2007

Oscar nominee JAVIER BARDEM is to become WOODY ALLEN's latest star after signing on to act opposite fellow Spaniard PENELOPE CRUZ in the director's latest project. Bardem has confirmed he has landed a leading role...

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Johansson: 'I Look Like A Boy'

6th March 2007

SCARLETT JOHANSSON insists she has no idea why she is constantly labelled as sexy, because she thinks she looks like a boy. Johansson's SCOOP director, WOODY ALLEN, has said the actress is so attractive that...

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Cruz And Bardem Reunite For Allen

23rd February 2007

Spanish cinema stars PENELOPE CRUZ and JAVIER BARDEM are reuniting for WOODY ALLEN to shoot their first screen pairing since 1992. JAMON JAMON launched the pair's glittering career when Cruz was just 19 and her...

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Barrymore Bounces Back After Woody Allen Singing Snub

14th February 2007

DREW BARRYMORE hopes WOODY ALLEN hears her musical efforts in new movie MUSIC + LYRICS because he's partly responsible for making the actress feel like she couldn't carry a tune. The actress was the only...

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Fascinating Fact 2819

11th February 2007

WOODY ALLEN has a book due out this July (07). The collection of essays entitled MERE ANARCHY comes 25 years after the moviemaker's last published release....

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Cruz To Star In New Allen Film

2nd February 2007

PENELOPE CRUZ is set to star in director WOODY ALLEN's next film project set in Spain. The untitled comedy-drama will shoot all summer (07) in Barcelona, where Allen will move his family and crew. According...

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Farrell Dating British Singer

25th January 2007

Irish actor COLIN FARRELL is dating an up and coming British singer - he met NICOLA WARD while filming an upcoming WOODY ALLEN movie in London. Ward, who rejected a place in girl band GIRLS...

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Evans Fears Second Breakdown

22nd January 2007

British funnyman LEE EVANS could be on course for a second breakdown after admitting he's failed to learn lessons from the first. The THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY star suffered a mental collapse after winning the...

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Merchant Bemoans Gervais' Star Appeal

4th January 2007

British funnyman STEPHAN MERCHANT is jealous his EXTRAS co-star RICKY GERVAIS boasts more celebrity friends than he does. Merchant, who also worked with Gervais on hit show THE OFFICE, can't understand why he is continually...

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Mcgregor Hooked On Paragliding

17th December 2006

TRAINSPOTTING star EWAN MCGREGOR became hooked on paragliding after discovering the extreme sport while filming CASSANDRA'S DREAM with WOODY ALLEN. The Scottish actor keeps his adrenaline bursting addiction away from film producers because he knew...

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