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Woody Allen Gives Morbid Cannes Speech

Woody Allen delivered a morbid speech on the meaning of life at Cannes Film Festival.The 79-year-old film-maker was introducing his latest comedy 'Irrational Man' at the event in the south of France when he began...

Woody Allen Left Uncomfortable By Audience's Reaction To New Film

The director was in the audience for the screening of the film, which stars Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix, and when the movie ended the audience erupted in applause. However, Allen...

Woody Allen: Why So Modest?

A man with four Oscars to his name must be used to receiving praise for his big-screen achievements over the decades, but Woody Allen wasn't altogether comfortable with a standing ovation lasting nearly 20 minutes...

Woody Allen Uncomfortable With Standing Ovation

Woody Allen was left feeling extremely uncomfortable when he received a standing ovation lasting 20 minutes. The 79-year-old director was honoured with the lengthy round of applause after his film 'Irrational Man' - starring Emma...

Woody Allen 'Regrets Every Second' Since Signing Amazon Prime Deal

Veteran filmmaker Woody Allen has confessed he’s been struggling with his latest in-development project, a six-episode special event series for Amazon Prime. The 79-year signed on to create the original series for the streaming service...

Woody Allen Baffled By His Amazon Streaming Deal

The Annie Hall moviemaker does not own a computer, rarely watches television and admits had never heard of web giant Amazon before signing a deal to produce exclusive content for the company's digital...

Woody Allen's New Film Flops At Cannes

The Hollywood director is promoting his new movie, starring Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix, at the glitzy event in France on Friday (15May15), premiering the film out of the festival competition. However,...

Woody Allen's Irrational Man Showcases An Impressive Cast

Woody Allen has kept suspiciously quiet about his upcoming mystery drama Irrational Man probably safe in the knowledge that with lead stars such as Joaquin Phoenix and Emma Stone fans won’t need too much to...

Agnes Varda Is First Woman To Land Honorary Palme D'or

Varda will become the first woman to ever receive the trophy, following in the footsteps of Hollywood legends including Clint Eastwood and Woody Allen. She will be awarded the Palme d'Or...

Chris Rock: I Love Woody Allen

Chris Rock loves Woody Allen.The 50-year-old comedian has revealed himself to be a huge fan of the legendary filmmaker, and has dismissed suggestions that his latest movie, 'Top Five', shares some striking similarities to Woody's...

Blake Lively To Star In New Woody Allen Picture

Blake Lively will star in Woody Allen's next movie.The 27-year-old actress has reportedly signed up to appear in the picture, although details about the legendary director's latest offering are yet to be released. While both...

Woody Allen Sticks To His Winning Formula With 'Irrational Man'

Woody Allen continues to be as prolific as ever, regularly churning out one movie a year since 2000. The financiers are only too happy to put forward the cash because, for the most part, Allen's...

Spanish Officials Planning Woody Allen Museum

The filmmaker chose Barcelona as the setting for his Oscar-winning 2008 film, and now locals are in talks to create a permanent exhibition dedicated to the New York-born director's life and career....

Woody Allen Heads Cannes Film Festival With 'Irrational Man'

Woody Allen's existential comedy Irrational Man starring Joaquin Phoenix and Emma Stone heads this year's Cannes Film Festival line-up, announced Thursday. The 2015 festival also sees the premiere of Natalie Portman's directorial debut A Tale...

Mariel Hemingway Rebuffed Woody Allen's Advances As A Teen

Mariel Hemingway, 53, had a breakthrough role in Allen's 1979 film Manhattan, in which she played the actor/director's significantly younger love interest in a role which earned her an Oscar nomination. In...

Woody Allen Casts Kristen Stewart, Bruce Willis In New Film

Woody Allen has cast Bruce Willis, Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg in his latest movie. As usual with Allen's projects at this stage, the film is untitled and there are no details, though it's being...

Woody Allen's New Film Called Irrational Man

Woody Allen's new film has been titled 'Irrational Man'.The title of the 79-year-old director's latest project has been confirmed after Sony Pictures Classics revealed it had acquired the rights to the film, which will star...

Placido Domingo Teaming Up With Woody Allen For Los Angeles Opera Anniversary

Spanish tenor Placido Domingo is set to take centre stage in a revival of Woody Allen's Puccini production Gianni Schicchi to celebrate the Los Angeles Opera's 30th anniversary this autumn (15).The Annie Hall filmmaker will...

Lena Dunham Suggests Woody Allen Is 'A Real Perv' At Sundance Talk

Lena Dunham was as outspoken as ever on the panel of 'Power of Story: Serious Ladies' at Sundance Film Festival last weekend, as she took aim at award-winning actor and director Woody Allen over his...

Amazon Reacts To Golden Globes Win - Will Make 12 Movies A Year

Amazon Studios is stepping up its plan to take over the world and has confirmed it will begin to produce around 12 feature films per year. The streaming service won a Golden Globe for its...

Your Guide To Amazon's Tv Pilots For 2015 (Next Big Things?)

Amazon releases its first wave of pilots for 2015 today (January 15) with an interesting slate of shows from an interesting group of filmmakers including Ridley Scott. The pilots are being delivered en masse via...

Woody Allen To Create Show For Amazon, Currently Has "No Ideas"

Woody Allen admits that he has "no ideas" and is "not sure where to begin", despite signing on to write and direct a full season of an unnamed show for Amazon Prime Instant Video. The...

Woody Allen To Direct First Tv Series

Hollywood director Woody Allen will be branching into Tv by creating a series for online retailer Amazon's streaming service Prime Instant Video.The Amazon Studios boss Roy Price has ordered a full season of the Untitled...

Woody Allen To Write And Direct First Tv Series

Woody Allen has signed a deal to create his first ever TV series. The 79-year-old filmmaker has joined forces with Amazon Studios to direct an upcoming as-yet untitled project, which will feature 30-minute episodes also...

Amazon Prime Signs Woody Allen To Write And Direct His First Television Series

Woody Allen has become the latest big name to make a leap into the online world of streaming, with the announcement that the veteran director will be writing and directing a comedy series for Amazon...

Annie Hall Actor Mordecai Lawner Dead

Actor Mordecai Lawner, who portrayed Woody Allen's father in Annie Hall, has died.The 86 year old passed away from heart failure at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City on Thanksgiving Day (27Nov14). He...

Woody Allen To Ring In 2015 With Barcelona Jazz Gig

Woody Allen is returning to Barcelona, Spain to ring in the New Year (15) with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band.The movie mogul and jazz buff will help launch the new Suite Festival BCN...

Bette Midler Spent A Decade Losing Weight

Bette Midler spent 10 years trying to lose her baby weight.The 68-year-old performer gave birth to her daughter, Sophie Von Haselberg in 1986, and admitted she struggled to shed the pounds she had gained, but...

Scarlett Johansson Loves Her Family

Scarlett Johansson's family is the biggest source of joy in her life.The 29-year-old actress, who gave birth to her first child, Rose, six weeks ago, also says her French fiancé Romain Dauriac makes her laugh.Asked...

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Trumbo - Review

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Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

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Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

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New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

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