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Kathy Bates

Midnight in Paris (2011)

Woody Allen's recent output can best be described as inconsistent. Only fleetingly finding the unique comedic essence which made his previous work so gratifying, Midnight in Paris see's Allen take a much safer approach, imbuing his…

Midnight in Paris (2011)

Over the last few years, Woody Allen's career has somewhat been uneven as his British-set films have made him a fish out of water, I was personally disappointed with Vicky Cristina Barcelona, and his return to New York wasn't all that funny…

Midnight in Paris (2011)

Wise and pleasant cliché and magic within magic In Midnight in Paris, Woody Allen focuses (after location-shooting experiments in England and Spain) on that one place abroad that’s most magical to Americans, not to mention most people.…

Midnight in Paris (2011)

I prefer to go into films blind—knowing as little about the film as possible before viewing it—I want to take in the experience as the director intended. Often, trailers—and sometimes reviews—reveal too much about the film and dull the…