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Have a Little Faith in People: Woody Allen, ‘Blue Jasmine’, and Returning to Form
6 Feb 2014 // 8:14 PM

Blue Jasmine goes some way towards restoring our faith in Woody Allen's talent. Against the odds, and late in the game, Woody has hit a home run. He actually has returned to form, this time.

What Is Summer in New York Without Woody Allen?
2 Aug 2012 // 5:10 PM

Woody (and Penelope, and Alec, and Ellen, and Greta) on Woody: The director and cast of To Rome With Love talk fame, fans, and Fellini.


In Defense of Woody Allen's Recent Work
19 Jul 2012 // 4:02 AM

Before you jump to conclusions about To Rome with Love, consider what it is you are criticizing. Is it the man? Or is it the man's reputation?

'A Moveable Feast' in 'Midnight in Paris'
27 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

Ernest Hemingway compared Paris to a moveable feast because no matter what time it is, Paris is always the magnificent city of lights. Woody Allen expands upon Hemingway's testimony in the magical Midnight in Paris.


'Top Five' Is the First Film to Fully Showcase Chris Rock’s Genius
16 Mar 2015 // 8:10 PM

Top Five is one of the most original and satisfying comedies in years.

In 'Magic in the Moonlight', Ideas Trump Characters
4 Dec 2014 // 8:10 PM

The fundamentalist atheism and myopic intellectualism of Woody Allen's latest depiction of an older man/younger woman dynamic makes it a pale imitation of his best work.


Double Take: 'Annie Hall' (1977)
23 Nov 2015 // 3:19 AM

Is love too weak a word to describe how we feel about Annie Hall? Or is it more like a dead shark? Double Take breaks a few eggs to find out.

Cannes 2015: Woody Allen's 'Irrational Man' Is More of the Same
16 May 2015 // 6:00 AM

The 2015 Cannes Film Festival finds Woody Allen mining the same tropes of crimes and misdemeanors that he does with each film.


Joaquin Phoenix Aces Role in Woody Allen's 'Irrational Man'
20 Jul 2015 // 6:07 AM

Irrational Man will likely change no one’s mind about what to do with Woody Allen.

Woody Allen to create show for Amazon on heels of 'Transparent' success
14 Jan 2015 // 3:13 AM

Woody Allen will write and direct his first television series for Amazon, the company announced on Tuesday in a statement. The half-hour series, which has

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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