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Woody Allen announces new film: 'Midnight in Paris'

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Finally some story details ahead of time on a Woody Allen movie. The prolific auteur will direct Owen Wilson, Marion Cotillard, Rachel McAdams, Kathy Bates and the France’s first lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy. Set to shoot this summer in Paris, Midnight in Paris is a romantic comedy centering on a family traveling to the city for business. There is also a young engaged couple that has their lives transformed throughout the journey. The film, according to the press release, “celebrates a young man’s great love for Paris, and simultaneously explores the illusion people have that a life different from their own is better.” Michael Sheen (The Queen), newcomer Nina Arianda, Tom Hiddleston (Thor), Corey Stoll (Salt), veteran TV actor Mimi Kennedy and Kurt Fuller (Mr. Woodcock) will also star.