Marvin Hier puts two decades of documentary filmmaking to work—but for what cause?
A modest counterproposal for the Facebook COO, who wants to ban the word ‘bossy’
Dudu Tassa immerses himself in the Arabic music of his late grandfather and reinterprets it for modern audiences
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
The better, more real, and more compelling of the two Israeli-Palestinian intelligence films opens this week in the U.S.
A new book on sitcoms shows how the late Sherwood Schwartz, N.J. Jew in L.A., invented the modern high-concept comedy
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Forget ‘Noah’ or ‘Son of God’; to engage religious viewers, Hollywood should make more films like ‘Groundhog Day’ or ’2001′
Books fraught with danger—curses, secrets, marvelous cures, diviners, demons—caused political intrigue and censorship
Hollywood has a model of a principled political stand in the writer of ‘Gone With the Wind’ and the Broadway hit ‘The Front Page’