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Scoop Reviews

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January 19, 2016
An affable (if forgettable) Woody Allen comedy...
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
August 5, 2015
Scoop is reminiscent of several of Woody Allen's films, but in a strange way, it harks back to films that were neither great nor lousy -- and like those films, it is an enjoyable diversion.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
December 17, 2010
Another comic murder mystery from Woody Allen.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
August 7, 2008
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 7, 2006
Nestled as it is amid the clamor of the late-summer blockbusters, it's the kind of small pleasure that can make you feel intensely grateful.
September 6, 2006
Visiting London, American journalism student Sondra Pransky (Scarlett Johansson) gets the scoop on possible serial killer Peter Lyman (Hugh Jackman). Volunteering as the subject for second-rate magician Sid Waterman (Woody Allen), Sondra comes face to fac
| Original Score: 4/5
August 31, 2006
Woody Allen's London-set comedy caper doesn't break any new ground, but he and Match Point muse Scarlett Johansson are good for some odd-couple laughs.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 10, 2006
Woody-ultralite
August 10, 2006
Funnier, less offensive, and certainly better company than "'Harry" or "'Aphrodite" but "Scoop" still suffers from an overabundance of tired borscht-belt humor.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 9, 2006
Jackman slips easily into the ambiguous menace of his Cary Grant role.
Full Review| Original Score: 3/4
August 5, 2006
The key to enjoying Woody Allen's 37th feature film Scoop is to recognize right away that the premise is completely ridiculous. Do that and you should have a reasonably good time with this lighter-than-air comic confection.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
August 5, 2006
Allen the story-teller, who keeps interrupting the story with lengthy shticks, might have met his demise, but don't let that discourage you from enjoying Scoop.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 5, 2006
A silly but satisfying little comedy.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
August 2, 2006
The kind of movie you just don't see these days -- an intelligently crafted entertainment that pretends to be nothing more.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
July 31, 2006
'Scoop' is funny, charming and keeps you guessing.
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July 31, 2006
Not his best work, but any true fan of Allen's will still find things to enjoy here.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
July 28, 2006
It's full of funny lines and clever inventions.
July 28, 2006
So, here's the scoop: Though nowhere near as masterful as last year's Match Point or the Allen classic comedies of the '70s and '80s, Scoop is modest, late-summer fun.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
July 28, 2006
Scoop is no more than a beguiling trifle. But in the dog days of summer, it's a perk to wallow in inspired silliness.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
July 28, 2006
Scoop has something Match Point didn't, something that none of Allen's films have had to quite this degree in 10 years. It's really, really funny.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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