Magic In the Moonlight is the new film written and directed by Woody Allen. It opened this weekend and had a strong debut at the box office. ‘Magic In the Moonlight‘ has earned $426,000 in its opening weekend. It was shown on 17 screens, bringing in a strong $25,059 per theatre average – by far […]


Production continues on the 2015 film written and directed by Woody Allen. Set in Rhode Island, we now have our first images of Jamie Blackley, one of the few known cast members of this film. Blackley was photographed with Emma Stone, outside a house in The East Side of Providence. Judith Salzillo (@yojudidoll) wrote a […]

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Two new in depth interviews with Woody Allen, both packed with revelations. The first is from the Washington Post, the second was on Roger Ebert and focusses on the making of ‘Magic In the Moonlight’. From the Washington Post. Allen’s views of religion have not changed. The religions of the world have been pernicious. They’re […]

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The cast of Magic In the Moonlight did a big blitz of publicity last week. Amongst the cast that spoke to the press were Colin Firth, Hamish Linklater, Emma Stone and Jacki Weaver. For our video(s) of the week, we’ve collected every video interview we could find. The most lengthy interview was with Academy Conversations. […]


Magic In the Moonlight, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen is out today. We’ve probably covered this film more than anyone else on the planet. So it’s exciting to be here. The film is only playing in limited cities this week including Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington DC. […]


Filming has recommenced on the 2015 film written and directed by Woody Allen. After a very public couple of weeks, the production has moved to be quite secretive – although we have some details. The week was spent in Providence, Rhode Island. The week started with filming in Princeton Avenue. Production also moved to the […]


Magic In the Moonlight, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen, is out tomorrow! The cast has done a bunch of interviews from press junkets last week. We’ve collected what we’ve found. (UPDATED with a few more articles now). The Chicago Sun Times‘ Michael Phillips (an excellent writer) profiled Allen in a lengthy […]

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Sad news today – the Bullets Over Broadway musical is set to close next month. The final show will be on 24th August. The musical opened in April but the expensive production has not managed to be a blockbuster. There was talk of moving the show, but it looks like the decision has been made […]


New poll time! And to tie in with the release of Magic In the Moonlight, we want to know What Is Your Favourite Colin Firth Film? Here are your choices: Bridget Jone’s Diary Girl With A Pearl Earring The King’s Speech Love Actually Mamma Mia A Single Man Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Or you can […]


Magic In the Moonlight, the newest film written and directed by Woody Allen, had it’s Los Angeles premiere last night. Allen himself was not in attendance (he is back at work on his 2015 film), but Colin Firth appeared with many of the stars of the film – Erica Leerhsen, Hamish Linklater, Simon McBurney and […]


Publicity for Magic In the Moonlight, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen, continues. Allen was in New York last week doing interviews, and he also sat down for a special podcast-only interview. He was interviewed by Josh Horowitz for the Happy Sad Confused podcast. The 35 minute interview is a lot of […]

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Woody Allen was recently in Chicago to attend a special premiere of Magic In the Moonlight, his new film. That visit has led to two very interesting bits of information – our first real plot details about the 2015 film and speculation about Allen shooting a film in Chicago. The Chicago premiere of ‘Magic In […]


The first round of Magic In the Moonlight reviews have hit the web. Here’s a round-up of what people are saying about the latest film written and directed by Woody Allen. We’ve tried to keep any spoilers off the excerpts. Overall, critics have been warm, most of it saying it’s more than fine. Variety loved […]


Publicity for Magic In the Moonlight continues to roll out. There’s a new, excellent interview with Allen in The Daily Beast. The principle cast attended a press conference in New York, Allen attended a premiere in Chicago, and a bunch of new images out of the UK. Here’s the new images, several featuring new scenes […]


It’s all nice and fun and dress up and go to glamorous film premieres, but back at Rhode Island, there’s work to be done on the 2015 film written and directed by Woody Allen. The end of the second week of shooting saw the production return to Newport, and our first glimpse of Parker Posey. […]

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Magic In the Moonlight, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen, premiered in New York last night. The principal stars, Emma Stone and Colin Firth, have both appeared in New York talk shows. They make up our videos of the week! Stone appeared in The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. They mainly talked […]


The New York premiere of Magic In the Moonlight, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen, just happened. Emma Stone, Colin Firth and Jacki Weaver were amongst the main cast to attend, as well as the director himself. Stone turned up with her partner Spider-Man/Andrew Garfield. Firth Woody Allen and his wife Soon-Yi […]

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The wonderful Elaine Stritch has passed away. The glamorous star of stage and screen died in her home in Michigan. She has had so many memorable roles, especially onstage. She is the definitive performer of works by Stephen Sondheim, Cole Porter, Noel Coward and many, many more. In recent years, she played Alec Baldwin (Alice, […]

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The concentrated publicity blitz of Magic In the Moonlight, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen, continues. Following on from this morning, ‘Magic…‘ star Emma Stone appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman. The New York Post also ran a short, fresh interview with Allen. Stone on Letterman was as charming as […]


Publicity is really starting to kick off for Magic In the Moonlight, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen. Colin Firth and Emma Stone visited ABC News and talked and joked about ‘Magic…‘. Stone revealed that her dog is named Alvy after the character in Annie Hall, and Firth saw Bananas at the […]


A couple of amazing exclusives for Magic In The Moonlight, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen. Danish website is the first agency to release clips from the film. Also, the Wall Street Journal has scooped the first extended feature which includes many insights into the story as well as new quotes […]


This week saw the continued production of the 2015 Film written and directed by Woody Allen. The production returned to Providence in Rhode Island and Emma Stone was again spotted. Here are some pics from various social media sources. The main location appears to be a big house on Irving Avenue. Stone was spotted coming […]


It’s a big week for Magic In the Moonlight, the latest film written and directed by Woody Allen. The red carpet premiere is this Thursday, and press screenings are happening now. We are starting to see more extremely positive tweets from those who have seen the film. We also have our first comments from one […]

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News bits! Our twice monthly wrap up of Woody Allen bits from around the web. Rosemary Murphy has passed away. The actress worked on many films from the 1962 classic ‘To Kill A Mockingbird‘ to 2007′s ‘Synecdoche, New York‘. She also worked with Allen three times – September, Don’t Drink the Water and Mighty Aphrodite. […]

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Men Of Crisis: The Harvey Wallinger Story is a 27 minute television special written and directed by Woody Allen. The special was created for PBS in 1971 but never aired due to the apparent controversy of the subject matter. For years the only place to view the film was the Paley Center Of Media in […]