Woody Allen News


Rio Wants Woody: Allen Offered "100%" Funding to Shoot His Next Film in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

feedproxy.google.com – Woody Allen, Rio is calling. In a recent interview, Rio de Janeiro mayor Eduardo Paes made it clear that he wants the "Blue Jasmine" director to make his next film in Brazil's second-largest sprawling metropolis: "I'll pay 100% of the production. I'll pay whatever it takes to get him to come film here." Paes has already made a number of attempts to lure Allen to his city, saying in the interview that he contacted Allen's sister and long-time producer Letty Aronson, and sent the director a message via Spanish architect and Allen's NY neighbor Santiago Calatrava. 8 years 21 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Woody Allen Says He's Been Offered Financing To Shoot In Stockholm, But Needs A Good Idea First

fb.indiewire.com – If you thought Woody Allen just went through his drawer of ideas, wrote up a screenplay and then just followed the money to wherever would be most advantageous to shoot, it seems that's not always the case. While recent years have seen the writer/director decamp to London, Barcelona, Paris and Rome (and he returns to France this year to shoot his next film starring Emma Stone and Colin Firth) — and entertain possibilities inCopenhagenandMunich— it seems he does put some consideration into the story he's going to tell in each story. 8 years 23 weeks ago via brucelee

Review: Blue Jasmine (Escape From New York)

2:29 PM 7/24/2013 by Sara Vizcarrondo
Woody Allen’s breezy, glamorous Manhattan takes it on the chin in Blue Jasmine, his first film to be set in San Francisco and possibly the first to see New York as a place to flee.

Woody Allen Wants To Write A Film To Star In With Louis C.K., Considering Return To Stand-Up Comedy

fb.indiewire.com – While his work ethic hasn't paused for a single moment, Woody Allen has lately been more content to work behind the camera rather than act in front of it. While he does have a role in John Turturro's upcoming "Fading Gigolo," the writer/director has been fairly selective about appearing in his own films, letting six years pass between "Scoop" and "To Rome With Love." But not that he hasn't thought about it, and it turns out one of his "Blue Jasmine" stars may be inspiring him to act again. 8 years 26 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Blue Jasmine

Posted July 11th, 2013 by Binh Ngo

After everything in her life falls to pieces, including her marriage to wealthy businessman Hal (Alec Baldwin), elegant New York socialite Jasmine (Cate Blanchett) moves into her sister Ginger’s (Sally Hawkins) modest apartment in San Francisco to try to pull herself back together again.


New Images from Woody Allen's BLUE JASMINE Featuring Cate Blanchett, Alec Baldwin, Sally Hawkins, and More

collider.com – A number of new images from Woody Allen’s latest film Blue Jasmine have made their way online. The pic stars Cate Blanchett as a New York City housewife who travels to San Francisco to be with her sister (Sally Hawkins) after losing all of her money when her husband (Alec Baldwin) turns out to be a white collar criminal. 8 years 29 weeks ago via jetli

First Trailer for Woody Allen's 'Blue Jasmine' with Cate Blanchett

feedproxy.google.com – "No one wants to get out of here as fast as I do." He's back! The latest film from auteur Woody Allen, titled Blue Jasmine, is about to hit theaters this summer despite no major festival premiere or the usual pomp and circumstance he receives. Set mostly in San Francisco, Blue Jasmine has an ensemble cast but focuses primarily on Cate Blanchett as a New York housewife going through her own life crisis. 8 years 32 weeks ago via jackiechan

Colin Firth In Talks For Male Lead In Woody Allen's Next

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: After locking in Emma Stone as the female lead, Woody Allen is in talks with Colin Firth to play the male lead in his next film. The untitled pic will shoot in the South of France, I’m told. 8 years 37 weeks ago via brucelee

Emma Stone In Talks For Woody Allen’s Next

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Woody Allen has begun to cast up his next film, and it looks like Emma Stone will play his leading lady. Stone is in talks on the film. These stories are the easiest to write, since Allen keeps his plots, titles, and everything else under his hat. About all you can say is who will be in it, and I expect Stone to close a deal soon. 8 years 38 weeks ago via jackiechan

Alec Baldwin, Cate Blanchett & Andrew Dice Clay Smell Woody Allen's 'Blue Jasmine' In New Pics

fb.indiewire.com – The plots for Woody Allen movies tend to be state secrets as long as possible before the film is released, and as such, his upcoming "Blue Jasmine" is still a bit of a mystery. But one thing we do know: Cate Blanchett doesn't seem to happy (or her character anyway).

8 years 42 weeks ago via jetli
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