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Woody Allen

Woody Allen Explores Murder, Morality In ‘Irrational Man’

Although best known for his comedies, Allen told reporters that ‘Irrational Man’ is for him ‘a serious picture from start to finish.’

July 17, 2015

Ronan Farrow Might Just Make His Mark As The Anti-Piers Morgan

By Mary McNamara, Los Angeles Times Piers Morgan out, Ronan Farrow in. On Sunday, CNN confirmed that “Piers Morgan Live” will be ending next month, proving that a large Twitter following and pedigree of minor non-journalistic celebrity (though a former editor, Morgan, 48, was mostly known as a judge on “Britain’s” and then “America’s Got Talent”) […]

February 26, 2014

We’re All Making The Woody Allen Scandal Worse

My absolute favorite tabloid newspaper headline ever appeared in something called the Weekly World News: “3-Breasted Gal Joins Clinton as His New Intern.” I still have a copy somewhere. Supposedly, the former president hired the “three-bosomed bombshell” after Hillary got caught cuddling with a space alien. Alas, the more colorful supermarket tabloids are on the […]

February 12, 2014

Kentucky GOP Uses Woody Allen To Attack Alison Lundergan Grimes

The negative campaigning in Kentucky’s 2014 Senate race is taking a turn toward the absurd, as the state’s Republican Party insists that Democratic candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes return a campaign contribution from film director Woody Allen. The Kentucky GOP made the demand on Monday afternoon, in response to a $500 donation from Allen and a […]

February 11, 2014