Posts tagged "Woody Allen"

Movie Revue: World's End, You're Next, Drinking Buddies, Blue Jasmine

Movie Revue: World's End, You're Next, Drinking Buddies, Blue Jasmine
Movie Revue is a collection of short but sweet reviews of the week’s latest releases in theaters, On Demand, and everywhere in between.   THE WORLD’S END.  Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost had already set the bar considerably, nearly impossibly, high with their previous films in the “Cornetto Trilogy”: Shaun of the Dead... Read more »

Countdown to Skyfall: Casino Royale (1967)

Countdown to Skyfall: Casino Royale (1967)
CASINO ROYALE (1967) BOND: Well, David Niven is the original Bond – an older, retired version.  But Peter Sellers also adopts the Bond name, and so does nearly every other character in this movie at one point or another.  Woody Allen plays Bond’s nephew: Jimmie Bond. DIRECTOR: Six of ‘em, including John Houston, Joseph McGrath,... Read more »

Movie Review - Midnight in Paris (** out of 5)

MIDNIGHT IN PARIS.  93 mins.  PG-13.  Written and Directed by Woody Allen. For those of you curious to check out Woody Allen’s latest based on the overwhelming critical kudos, impressive box office take, and 92% fresh rating on rottentomatoes.com, let me do you a favor: don’t.  Maybe I’m getting ahead of myself though.  If you... Read more »
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