Subscribe to the Magazine
Give a Gift Subscription
Buy Back Issues
Current Issue Contents
What to Stream
New York Magazine
Displaying all articles tagged:
Woody Allen Almost Made a Victorian Period Comedy Instead of
Screenwriter Marshall Brickman recalls the screenplay they shelved in order to work on
, the film that would become
Proclaimed Funniest Screenplay by WGA
Harold Ramis, Mel Brooks, and Preston Sturges also fared well.
The 20 Best Comedy Movies of All Time
The funniest movies tend to burrow into our brains like no other form of popular entertainment. Through repeated viewings and earworm quotes, […]
‘Annie Hall’ and Woody Allen’s Experimental Visual Film Style
The prospect of writing about Woody Allen has loomed large over my writing since the inception of this column last year for many reasons. […]
Brad Becker Parton
Cinematographer Gordon Willis Dies at 82
He was 82.
Our Favorite Woody Allen Movies
Woody Allen’s 43rd writer/director effort, Blue Jasmine, made its debut in movie theaters across the country this past weekend. 43 is a lot. […]
Woody Allen’s Films As Infographics
Eleven classic Woody jokes from films in graph and chart form, including:
Crimes & Misdemeanors
, and more!
Jesse David Fox
Love and Annie Hall
Annie Hall isn’t a Valentine’s Day movie, though I always watch it on Valentine’s Day. It’s not a romantic comedy, though in some ways it […]
Diane Keaton Reminisces About Woody Allen’s ‘Great Body’
Did you know that underneath that tweed jacket and those layers of barely contained existential despair, Woody Allen had a torso chiseled […]
Diane Keaton Explains How She Fell for Woody Allen
“He had such a great body.”
Joan Didion’s 1979 Woody Allen Takedown
Here’s a 1979 essay by Joan Didion from the New York Review of Books in which she takes aim at Woody Allen’s then-recent “serious” movies: […]
Industry Roundup: Sweet
Plus: An ‘Annie Hall’–inspired sitcom.
last night on late night
Last Night on Late Night: Sigourney Weaver Turned Down Woody Allen To Hide a Hedgehog in Her Vagina
Plus, Bill O’Reilly receives a warm, rose petal filled welcome to The Daily Show, on our regular late-night roundup.
Breaking News: Woody Allen Full of Doubt, Self-Loathing
Woody Allen, eternal optimist: “There’s no rhyme or reason to anything that I do. It’s whatever seems right at the time. I’ve never once in my […]
Bob Odenkirk’s New Screenplay Is a (Sort of) Update of
It sounds pretty terrific!
6 Most Realistic Music-Journo Movies of All Time
Is it near ‘Almost Famous’? ‘The Idolmaker’? ‘The Doors’?