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Culture

The Soon-Yi Previn Interview Is a New Kind of Anti-#MeToo Piece

Must every man be rehabilitated?
Nicole Clark
9.19.18
Reel Women

'Girlfriends' Gets Compared to Woody Allen's Work—But It's Far, Far Better

Claudia Weill's 1978 film receives constant comparison to Allen's oeuvre, but it should be held up as a pioneer of female friendship movies like "Frances Ha."
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim
4.30.18
Broadly

10 Men Who Have Successful Careers Despite Being Accused of Rape

Some critics of the #metoo movement have warned that accusing men of sexual assault will ruin their careers, but for high-profile men like Billy Cosby, Woody Allen, Kobe Bryant, R. Kelly, and Donald Trump, this hasn't been the case.
Kimberly Lawson
1.24.18
Hollywood

What Actors Have Said About Continuing to Work with Woody Allen

In the wake of #MeToo, some actors who have worked in Woody Allen films are expressing their sincere regret to Dylan Farrow, who says he sexually assaulted her as a child. Others, conversely, are giving interviews about what a good director he is.
Zing Tsjeng
1.11.18
Film

Does 'Annie Hall' Actually Suck?

Woody Allen's classic romantic comedy turns 40 this week, so we look back to see how it has aged.
Judy Berman
4.17.17
New York

Carnegie Deli Just Threw Out All of Its Autographed Celebrity Photos, Except One

The wood-framed photos that covered almost every available vertical surface in the deli were unceremoniously dumped in plastic bins on the sidewalk.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Woody Allen's New Show Trailer Is Full of 1960s Clichés and Woody Allen Clichés

Can Allen take this bundle of clichés and turn his first TV show into something fresh and engaging?
Lincoln Michel
9.14.16
Film

Woody Allen’s Plush Treatment by the Media Should Be the Talk of Cannes

The 80-year-old director's Cannes premiere of 'Café Society' arrived on the heels of a renewed controversy over sexual abuse allegations by his daughter.
Brandon Harris
5.13.16
Art

Chocolate Putin & Artist-Designed Condoms: Last Week in Art

Meanwhile, in Russia...
Sami Emory
12.7.15
Stuff

Aziz Ansari Is Everywhere

The comedian and actor wrote a book about relationships, sold out Madison Square Garden twice in the same night, toured with Amy Schumer, and launched a hilarious and diverse Netflix series. What's next?
James Yeh
12.2.15
Film

Could We Use Films to Teach People About Mental Health?

We talked to some leading psychologists who think that movie's the potential to increase society's understanding of problems like schizophrenia, depression, and anxiety.
Huw Oliver
7.29.15
celebrity softball

The First All-Star Celebrity Softball Game, When John Cassavettes Met Willie Mays

Before there was Rock n' Jock, Vin Scully and Jerry Lewis called a game in which Woody Allen and John Cassavetes played against Don Drysdale and Willie McCovey.
Tom Keiser
7.13.15
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