Eat Your Vegetables: "Annie Hall," Romance, and Real Love

Each week in Eat Your Vegetables, Jonathan Sircy shares the benefit and appeal of some of the culture’s more inaccessible or intimidating artifacts.Cultural Vegetable of the Week: Annie Hall (Woody Allen, 1977) Nutritional Value: Watching fake love implode like a cigar in Woody Allen's faceThis film is funny. Let’s get that out of the way. Yes, it’s a dramedy that effectively ended the “early funny ones” period of Woody Allen’s career, so the laughs don’t come as frequently or as easily as th … [Read more...]

Eat Your Vegetables: Interiors (Woody Allen, 1978)

Each week in Eat Your Vegetables, Jonathan Sircy shares the benefit and appeal of some of the culture’s more inaccessible or intimidating artifacts.Cultural Vegetable of the Week: Interiors (Woody Allen; 1978) Vegetable Equivalent: A tuber, a vegetable that doesn't require lots of sunlight Nutritional Value: Exposing the idolization of art Recommended Serving Size: In between two viewings of Allen's comedic masterpiece Love and Death (1975)Interiors (1978) is the meat of a Woody Allen sa … [Read more...]


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