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Hit-or-Miss Mastermind Woody Allen Recaptures Genius With Eccentric 'Vicky Cristina Barcelona'

August 15th, 2008 10:02am EDT
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
(HollywoodChicago.com) – While legendary writer and director Woody Allen can’t always be equated with sheer genius these days and is more accurately described as a hit-or-miss proposition, the sorely undermarketed and film-festival touring “Vicky Cristina Barcelona” serves as unquestionable retribution for his recently questionable work.

The film, which stars Hollywood sensations Javier Bardem, Scarlett Johansson and Penélope Cruz, all throughout makes you feel like Allen’s script has something brilliant up its artistic sleeve. While at times you’ll easily predict when sex is on deck, ...
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Colin Farrell And Ewan McGregor Star In 'Cassandra's Dream,' Now On DVD

May 28th, 2008 8:30pm EDT
Cassandra
Every dream has a price in Cassandra's Dream, debuting on DVD May 27 from Genius Products and The Weinstein Company. In Academy Award® winner Woody Allen's third consecutive film set in contemporary London, following Match Point and Scoop, the acclaimed writer/director attempts to show just how far people will go to make their dreams come true. Colin Farrell (Miami Vice, Minority Report) and Golden Globe® nominee Ewan McGregor (Star Wars films, Moulin Rouge) star as two brothers who find themselves desperate to better their troubled lives.

Named for a boat that the brothers pick up...
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New Movies on DVD, Nov. 21

November 21st, 2006 8:00am EST
Ice Age the Meltdown
In Ice Age the Meltdown, Manny (Ray Romano), Sid (John Leguizamo), and Diego (Denis Leary) may have made it through the big freeze, but when the ice begins to melt, the heroic trio must warn the other inhabitants of their peaceful valley of the coming flood. Also on DVD: You, Me & Dupree, An Inconvenient Truth, and Scoop.
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Scarlett Johansson Gets Tested For AIDS Twice A Year

October 10th, 2006 9:48am EDT
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson gets tested for HIV twice a year. The Black Dahlia actress insists she is not promiscuous but has the test because she is "a responsible human being."

Scarlett, 25, revealed to Allure magazine: "I get tested for HIV twice a year. One has to be socially aware. It's part of being a decent human, to be tested for STDs. It's disgusting when people don't. It's so irresponsible. But contrary to popular belief, I'm not promiscuous."

The Scoop actress - who is dating her The Black Dahlia co-star Josh Hartnett - also claims that monogamy goes against nature because peopl...
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Win A Copy Of The Soundtrack To Woody Allen's New Film, "Scoop"

August 6th, 2006 9:00am EDT
Scoop
Scoop is the new contemporary comedy from writer/director Woody Allen who stars in the film with Hugh Jackman, Scarlett Johansson, and Ian McShane. Scoop is the second consecutive picture that the filmmaker has set and shot in London (following Match Point). The soundtrack for Scoop will be in stores July 25th on Decca and includes several classical tracks hand-picked by Mr. Allen.

Head over to Starpulse Contests to enter for your chance to win a copy of the soundtrack to Woody Allen's new film "Scoop," starring Scarlett Johansson, Hugh Jackman, and Deadwood's Ian McShane.

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Scarlett Johansson Dislikes America's Infatuation With Weight

July 13th, 2006 9:29am EDT
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson has hit out at stick thin Hollywood actresses. The Lost In Translation star, famed for her curvaceous body, insists the movie industry is too obsessed with the weight of their leading ladies and admits she is worried about the pressure to stay super slim. She said: "It is obvious to me that there is an overwhelming amount of women, of actors I look at, and they're too thin for my taste."

Scarlett, 21, says she finds the emphasis put on actresses weight and the seemingly endless list of fad diets exasperating - because they are far more important things happening in t...
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