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Woody Allen

Ryan Gilbey

Ryan Gilbey is a freelance film journalist and writes for a variety of publications, including Sight & Sound, the Guardian, Observer and the Sunday Times. He is the former film critic for the Independent. It Don’t Worry Me is his first book. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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It Don’t Worry Me : Nashville, Jaws, Star Wars and beyond

Faber and Faber, 2003

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...Sleeper (1973): Woody Allen as Miles Monroe. In 1977, with the help of his co-writer Marshall Brickman and his editor Ralph Rosenblum, Woody Allen invented Woody Allen. The character proved so...

Annie Hall (1977)

Mark Axelrod

Mark Axelrod is a Full Professor of English & Comparative Literature, and Director of the John Fowles Center for Creative Writing, at Chapman University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Constructing Dialogue : Screenwriting From Citizen Kane to Midnight in Paris

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Screenplay by Woody Allen and Marshall BrickmnaThe theater lobby scene in Annie Hall is really a tour de force in imaginative screenwriting. Alvy, Allen’s character, refuses to watch a film after it begins, so he and Annie have to wait...

Midnight in Paris (2011)

Mark Axelrod

Mark Axelrod is a Full Professor of English & Comparative Literature, and Director of the John Fowles Center for Creative Writing, at Chapman University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Constructing Dialogue : Screenwriting From Citizen Kane to Midnight in Paris

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Screenplay by Woody AllenI think it was in the PBS documentary American Masters that Allen alluded to the fact that he was not “academic” in his work or that he had no predilection towards being academic in his work; however, one would...

Parisian Lovers in the Contemporary Romcom

Paris in the Cinema: Beyond the Flâneur : Locations, Characters, History

British Film Institute, 2018

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...Paris has long held a formative place in geo-spatial imaginaries of love. The Gallic tendency to embrace carnal desire more for its own sake than do many other cultures, including Anglo‑American, has lent Frenchness sex appeal...

1972–4

Christopher Bray

After dropping out of school at 15, Christopher Bray worked for eight years as a typesetter and designer, before resuming his studies in the University of Warwick's department of Film and Literature. He has since written on movies, books, music and paintings for the Daily Telegraph, the Sunday Times, the TLS, Literary Review, the New York Times, the New Statesman and The Word. The author of Michael Caine: A Class Act, a book the renowned film critic David Thomson described as “Excellent… Bray has thought hard about this man, and he has a fascinating story to tell”, he lives in south-east London. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Caine : A Class Act

Faber and Faber Limited, 2005

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...Proverbs 22: 1.‘A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches.’By the time Sleuth’s grinding sixteen-week shoot at Pinewood Studios finally wrapped towards the end of August 1972, Caine had decided to give himself his first break...

1975

Christopher Bray

After dropping out of school at 15, Christopher Bray worked for eight years as a typesetter and designer, before resuming his studies in the University of Warwick's department of Film and Literature. He has since written on movies, books, music and paintings for the Daily Telegraph, the Sunday Times, the TLS, Literary Review, the New York Times, the New Statesman and The Word. The author of Michael Caine: A Class Act, a book the renowned film critic David Thomson described as “Excellent… Bray has thought hard about this man, and he has a fascinating story to tell”, he lives in south-east London. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Caine : A Class Act

Faber and Faber Limited, 2005

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...From The King of Comedy, Martin Scorsese, 1983.‘Better to be king for a day than a schmuck for a whole lifetime.’John Huston had written his original script for The Man Who Would Be King in the early fifties. Adapting from a short story...

1985–6

Christopher Bray

After dropping out of school at 15, Christopher Bray worked for eight years as a typesetter and designer, before resuming his studies in the University of Warwick's department of Film and Literature. He has since written on movies, books, music and paintings for the Daily Telegraph, the Sunday Times, the TLS, Literary Review, the New York Times, the New Statesman and The Word. The author of Michael Caine: A Class Act, a book the renowned film critic David Thomson described as “Excellent… Bray has thought hard about this man, and he has a fascinating story to tell”, he lives in south-east London. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Caine : A Class Act

Faber and Faber Limited, 2005

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...‘The great epochs of our life are the occasions when we gain the courage to rebaptise our evil qualities as our best qualities.’In October 1985, Caine flew back to London to film a small role for Neil Jordan’s noir-ish thriller Mona Lisa...

1986–90

Christopher Bray

After dropping out of school at 15, Christopher Bray worked for eight years as a typesetter and designer, before resuming his studies in the University of Warwick's department of Film and Literature. He has since written on movies, books, music and paintings for the Daily Telegraph, the Sunday Times, the TLS, Literary Review, the New York Times, the New Statesman and The Word. The author of Michael Caine: A Class Act, a book the renowned film critic David Thomson described as “Excellent… Bray has thought hard about this man, and he has a fascinating story to tell”, he lives in south-east London. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Caine : A Class Act

Faber and Faber Limited, 2005

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...Arthur Schopenhauer, Parerga and Paralipomena (1851), reprinted in Essays and Aphorisms (trans: R. J. Hollingdale, Penguin, 1970), p. 167.Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste...

Making Sense of the American Superhero Film

CarrieLynn D. Reinhard

CarrieLynn D. Reinhard is an Associate Professor in Communication Arts and Sciences at Dominican University, Illinois, USA, where her research focuses on sense-making in media reception. She completed her Ph.D. in Communication at Ohio State University, USA, and was a post-doctoral research fellow for the Virtual World Research Group at Roskilde University in Denmark. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Making Sense of Cinema : Empirical Studies into Film Spectators and Spectatorship

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Introduction Beginning with Bryan Singer’s X-Men in 2000, American superhero films have come to dominate global box office. From Spider-Man (Sam Raimi, 2002) to The Avengers: Age of Ultron (Joss Whedon, 2015), these films have captured...

Seeing Animated Worlds

Craig Batty

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Claire Perkins

Claire Perkins is Senior Lecturer in Film and Screen Studies in the School of Media, Film and Journalism at Monash University, Australia. She is the author of American Smart Cinema (2012), and co-editor of U.S Independent Film After 1989: Possible Films (2015), B is for Bad Cinema: Aesthetics, Politics and Cultural Value (2014) and Film Trilogies: New Critical Approaches (2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jodi Sita

Jodi Sita is Senior Lecturer in Anatomy and Neurosciences in the School of Allied Health at Australian Catholic University, Australia. She is a neuroscientist, health scientist, and eye-tracking expert, heading the eye-tracking laboratory at Australian Catholic University.. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Making Sense of Cinema : Empirical Studies into Film Spectators and Spectatorship

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Introduction Whether from the point of view of history, production, reception or philosophy, screen scholarship aims to enlighten us about how film and television texts work on audiences. But how much does screen scholarship actually...