First Reactions For Café Society From Cannes – Lovingly Melancholic, Witty, Romantic


Café Society, the newest film written and directed by Woody Allen, just premiered at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. And twitter are weighing in with the verdict almost immediately. The first reactions are very positive. Let’s start with UK critic Robbie Collins, one of our favourite critics and second bassoonists. Also contains the most gorgeroonie […]

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Magic In the Moonlight Reviews Round-Up


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 […]

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“A Middling Moral Fable”: Cassandra’s Dream – The Woody Allen Pages Review

Colin Farrell and Ewan McGregor in Cassandra's Dream

Cassandra’s Dream marks Woody Allen’s third film in a row in London. It’s another serious morality tale – with not a hint of Allen’s wit on show. Featuring original score, it’s an intense and bizarre film – that ultimately doesn’t work. Colin Farrell and Ewan McGregor star as Terry and Ian, two brothers with big […]

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