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News Bits! Our twice monthly round up of Woody Allen bits from around the web. Michael Rapaport appears in the latest series of ‘Louie‘, the show created, written, directed and starring Louis CK (who worked with Allen on Blue Jasmine). Rappaport worked with Allen on two films (Mighty Aphrodite and Small Time Crooks), and he […]

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All eyes seem to be on Irrational Man, the upcoming film written and directed by Woody Allen. Along with the trailer dropping yesterday, we now have more official stills, courtesy of WoodyAllen.com. The photos feature Joaquin Phoenix and Emma Stone, as well as the one above of Allen on set.   Not a huge amount […]

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Irrational Man is the new film written and directed by Woody Allen. The official trailer has been released, and it’s time for our usual shot by shot breakdown. If you’ve not watched the trailer yet, you can find it here. But here’s the breakdown. Rhode Island looks lovely, doesn’t it. We’re haven’t identified the music […]

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Today, Sony Pictures Classics has released the trailer to Irrational Man, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone and Parker Posey. Entertainment Weekly has the exclusive, and they also have a new photo (above). Lots of information to digest. Jamie Blackley gets top billing, but it is […]

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Irrational Man is the upcoming film written and directed by Woody Allen. We have a small update on release dates on two very important countries, two who usually lead Allen’s box office – US and France. Previously announced for a week later, the new release date for ‘Irrational Man’ in the US is 17th July […]

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Woody Allen and his wife Soon-Yi Previn recently attended the Youth America Grand Prix gala, an annual student ballet competition held at the the David H Koch Theater in New York. Whilst there, he made couple of interesting comments picked up by some press. View image | gettyimages.com Women’s Wear Daily got some quotes out […]

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Music Of Woody Allen Films – a new irregular feature about the musical compositions that have helped to make Allen’s films sing. Let’s Misbehave Written by Cole Porter in 1927 Used in Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex* (*But Were Afraid To Ask) and Bullets Over Broadway. Woody Allen has said it several […]

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We know Woody Allen loves Spain, and Spain loves Woody Allen right back. They have a statue of him in Oviedo, but that seems to be only the beginning. Plans are afoot to open a Woody Allen museum in Barcelona. TV3 had the scoop. The plans, which calls the museum the Woody Allen Center, seem […]

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Irrational Man, the new film written and directed by Woody Allen, is set to premiere at the 68th Cannes Film Festival. The festival will be held on 13th til 24th May 2105 and, as usual for Allen, screened out of competition. Allen himself seems likely to appear, as well as the film’s stars Joaquin Phoenix […]

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News Bits! Our twice monthly round up of Woody Allen bits from around the web. Chris Messina is a wonderful actor, but he’s switching to directing. His debut as a director is ‘Alex Of Venice‘, and he’s out promoting it. He has talked about Woody Allen and his work on Vicky Cristina Barcelona, which Messina […]

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The latest Allen film to come to Blu-Ray is A Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy. It will be released by Twilight Time, who have been putting out limited editions of Allen’s films on Blu Ray in recent years. The release date is set for 11th August 2015 and marks the first time this film has been […]

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We have our first official photo from ‘Irrational Man‘, the upcoming film written and directed by Woody Allen. The pic features stars Joaquin Phoenix and Emma Stone, and comes from USA Today. The photo doesn’t reveal very much, so we still wait for more details. Part of a larger feature, USA Today seems to have […]

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Kristen Stewart has been announced to star in the 2016 Film written and directed by Woody Allen, alongside Jesse Eisenberg and Bruce Willis. In a new interview with Indiewire, she discusses her audition for the Allen film for the first time. The interview covers a lot of ground, but here’s the bit about Allen: So, […]

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Woody Allen’s legendary manager Jack Rollins has turned 100. A very special party was held in his honour, and the Hollywood Reporter has some details. Allen, along with many others, were in attendance. Rollins has been managing Allen’s career pretty much from the beginning, and was later joined by Charles Joffe. Even to this day, […]

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The Bullets Over Broadway musical is going on tour! Based on the 1994 film written and directed by Woody Allen – and first playing on Broadway in 2014 – it will be touring the US in 2015 through 2016. New dates seem to be added all the time, so here is a running list of […]

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Woody Allen is set to roll camera on his 46th film, what we are calling his 2016 Film. New details have emerged that reveal the production will take place in Los Angeles and New York. Twitter seems to be basing this on the latest preview of Production Weekly. The production will take place in Los […]

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News Bits! Our twice monthly round up of Woody Allen bits from around the web. For some reason, this seems to be the Director’s Edition of News Bits. Gene Saks has passed away, at age 93. The Tony Award winning actor and director was known for his work with Neil Simon, including directing ‘The Odd […]

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A wonderful interview with Woody Allen, conducted in 1979, has surfaced online. The interview is taken from a French documentary on Allen called ‘Question de Temps: Une Heure avec Woody Allen‘ – Question Of Time: An Hour with Woody Allen. It’s a far ranging interview, right in the era that most people know Allen for, […]

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There is new speculation Irrational Man, the upcoming film written and directed by Woody Allen, will see its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival. Variety has the report, although it is far from confirmed. According to Variety, ‘Irrational Man‘ will screen out of competition, which is usual for Allen’s usual shying away from awards. It’s […]

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The Bullets Over Broadway Musical is gearing up for its first national tour next year. Based on the 1994 film written and directed by Woody Allen, it played on Broadway last year. The latest stop to be announced is Rhode Island, and we’ve also collected all the announced dates so far. ‘Bullets Over Broadway‘ will […]