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Woody Allen’s ‘Rifkin’s Festival’: Film Review

The director's 50th feature, about a writer and film teacher accompanying his publicist wife to a festival in Spain, stars Wallace Shawn, Gina Gershon, Louis Garrel and Elena Anaya.

‘Princess Bride’ Stars Reunite for Wisconsin Democratic Fundraiser

For those who find it "inconceivable" for President Donald Trump to serve a second term, Wisconsin Democrats offered a star-packed live-streamed script reading of The Princess Bride to help Joe Biden's campaign in the key battleground state.

‘Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made’: Film Review | Sundance 2020

Tom McCarthy's Disney kidpic 'Timmy Failure' stars a boy (Winslow Fegley) who thinks he's a hard-boiled detective.

‘Book Club’: Film Review

Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen star in 'Book Club' as friends who undergo romantic awakenings after reading 'Fifty Shades of Grey.'

‘Drawing Home’: Film Review

The story of two landscape artists and their love of Canada's Banff is dramatized in 'Drawing Home,' a period romance that features supporting turns by Kate Mulgrew, Rutger Hauer and Peter Strauss.

‘Clueless’ Grad Boards ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ From ‘Gilmore Girls’ Duo

Wallace Shawn will play a comedy writer on the upcoming hourlong comedy series from Amy Sherman-Palladino and Dan Palladino.

‘Animal Crackers’: Film Review | Annecy 2017

The independent animation feature 'Animal Crackers,' which premiered in Annecy, stars Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Danny DeVito, Ian McKellen and Sylvester Stallone.

Wallace Shawn Joins ‘Graves’ Season 2

The veteran actor will play the political opponent of Sela Ward's character.

‘Evening at the Talk House’: Theater Review

A first-rate cast including Matthew Broderick and 'L.A. Law's' Michael Tucker and Jill Eikenberry appear in Wallace Shawn's dystopian drama 'Evening at the Talk House.'

Matthew Broderick Joins Wallace Shawn’s Off-Broadway Play ‘Evening at the Talk House’

Shawn’s first new play in seven years, set in the gossipy backstage world of theater land, opens Feb. 16 at the Pershing Square Signature Center.

‘Evening at the Talk House’: Theater Review

Premiering at the National, Wallace Shawn’s first new play in seven years is a dark political farce set in the gossipy backstage world of theaterland.

Wallace Shawn on Gaza: “The Anger of the Palestinians Cannot Be Ended by Killing Their Children”

The playwright, actor, and member of Jewish Voice for Peace challenges the notion that all Jews support Israel's actions