A.O. Scott’s defense of considered opinions comes just as the culture needs it most
The prolific nonagenarian appeared in more than 90 films over 60 years
Plus a rabbi’s take on Inside Llewyn Davis, and more in the news
Plus effort by Jewish lawyer to ban Jews from jury fails
What makes a Jewish film? To open our 100 Greatest Jewish Films week, critics A.O. Scott and Jody Rosen talk about movies from Abie’s Irish Rose to Zelig.
Your Sunday reading, Monday
With Ben Stiller as the shlemiel
Where to see Israel’s Oscar nominee