Woody Allen

The Front

January 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

In the "The Font" Woody Allen, this time neither directing or writing – simply acting, plays Howard Prince, a smalltime New York restaurant cashier, part-time bookie, and as usual a nerdy loser. It is 1952 and the Un-American Committee is [...]

Casino Royale

October 25, 2002 // 0 Comments

When it comes to the movies, everyone has their guilty pleasures. You know, those movies we’re ashamed to like but have no shame in admitting we like. For whatever reason – psychological baggage, wish fulfillment or just plain self-imposed ignorance [...]

The Curse Of The Jade Scorpion

February 20, 2002 // 0 Comments

For some reason Dreamworks Home Entertainment completely underplayed their 2001 comedy ’The Curse Of The Jade Scorpion.’ Almost unadvertised the film was entirely overlooked at the box office and even for its home video debut, Dreamworks would not put [...]

Small Time Crooks

December 12, 2000 // 0 Comments

Fans of Woody Allen have long been missing the master’s original touch that he had exhibited especially in his earlier works, where abstruse comedy was masterfully blended with intelligently written dialogues that had an almost academic caricature [...]

The Woody Allen Collection

July 3, 2000 // 0 Comments

One of the more intellectual filmmakers of modern times, Woody Allen has always managed to create comedies, satires and parodies that are thought provoking and full of deeper meanings. The subtext in each of these films is enormous and his skills as a [...]