-8½. Woody Allen's To Rome With Love, Reviewed.

1. One of my favorite Roger Ebert quotes goes like this: "The Muse visits during the act of creation, not before. Don't wait for her. Start alone." That's to say: To create great work, you must first work. Not everything you create will be perfect; in fact, most of it won't be. But you can't wait for inspiration to… » 6/21/12 5:20pm 6/21/12 5:20pm

You Whores: A Complete Guide To Woody Allen's Many Hooker Characters

When you've made over 45 films, it's pretty hard not to repeat yourself. Woody Allen's latest, To Rome With Love, which opens next Friday, has lots of now-familiar features: It's set in a touristy European city, it has a large cast (Alec Baldwin, Jesse Eisenberg, Ellen Page), and it deals with matters of the heart.… » 6/15/12 5:44pm 6/15/12 5:44pm