By Peter J. Bailey,Sam B. Girgus

Edited via popular Allen specialists, A spouse to Woody Allen offers a set of 26 unique essays at the director’s motion pictures. Contributions provide a few divergent serious views whereas increasing the contexts within which his paintings is understood.

  • A well timed better half by means of the authors of 2 of an important books on Allen to date
  • Illuminates the flicks of Woody Allen from a couple of divergent serious perspectives
  • Explores the contexts within which his paintings could be understood
  • Assesses Allen’s impressive filmmaking profession from its early beginnings and investigates the conflicts and contradictions that suffuse it
  • Discusses Allen’s reputation as a world cinematic figure

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