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ALLEN, Woody

The most gravely serious of celluloid clowns. Always ‘New York’s neurotic nebbish’. In a wry article for the Guardian Guide, pick September or Interiors as your favourite Allen film, and defend your corner with humourous vigour. Now given up as a lost cause by the filmgoing public, but his recent films have fused his twin gifts for cinematically literate comedy and fearlessly emotional soul- searching far better than many of his more feted works. ‘I agree. The French language Groucho Marx dance number in Everyone Says I Love You had me rolling in the aisles!’

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