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Mila Kunis Draws Her Line in the Sexist Hollywood Sand

The actress has published a scathing letter in response to an unnamed producer who told her she’d ‘never work in this town again’ after she refused to pose semi-naked for a magazine

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‘None Shall Escape,’ Hollywood’s First Holocaust Film, Was All But Unknown for 70 Years. Now It’s Been Rediscovered.

The 99-year-old actress who played the tragic heroine recalls the bravery and foresight of the screenwriters and producers of an unflinching, prescient B-movie Nazi noir, now deservedly back in circulation in a new 35mm print

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Worry About Trump’s Anti-Semitic Supporters, Not Mel Gibson

The ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ director thinks it’s unfair to judge his life’s work because of ‘one episode in the back of a police car on eight double tequilas’

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Streisand: Man After Man in Hollywood Told Me I Couldn’t Make ‘Yentl’

A lesson from Streisand about making it on her own—despite sexism—is a lesson in why she supports Hillary Clinton

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Michael Tolkin’s American Midrash

The Hollywood screenwriter and underappreciated novelist is ready for the end of the world

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Jewish Bad Girl Theda Bara Never Won an Oscar

But ‘the Vamp’ of the silent screen may have spawned today’s Hollywood starlet

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The Celebrity Whisperer

Harvey Levin, the mastermind behind celebrity news giant TMZ, was recently profiled by ‘The New Yorker.’ And boy, is that an ugly business.

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What Being ‘Too Jewish’ in Hollywood Really Means

Actor Zachary Levi recently said he’s been turned down for multiple roles because he was told he was ‘too Jewish’

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Oh, Mel: Golden Globes Wrap-up

The stars, they were a-drinkin’

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The Force Isn’t With Me Anymore

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, I was a Star Wars fanatic. But now—as an adult, an Orthodox Jew, and a parent concerned about Hollywood’s morals—I’m resisting the urge to see the new movie.

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Run This Town

Do ‘The Jews’, as per Google, really head up Hollywood?

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Hollywood, Money, Stereotypes

‘There are also many, many Jewish artists in the entertainment industry who also have to pay their agents and managers who are sometimes also Jewish’

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Meet the Einstein of Hair Extensions Who Provides Hollywood With Legendary Locks

Piny Benzaken provided Farrah Fawcett with her perfect—and Jewish—weave

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Hollywood at Its Worst

The ‘Entourage’ movie is one giant, stereotypical step backward

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Spielberg and Goldwyn—on Snapchat

Filmmaking scions star in scripted series on the social media network

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Rotting Corpse-Brides of Jewish Hollywood

Ari Folman’s sci-fi half-animated ‘The Congress,’ David Cronenberg’s horror comedy ‘Maps to the Stars,’ and the end of movies

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Amy Pascal Stepping Down After Sony Hack

Longtime studio head will form her own production company within Sony

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The Maccabees Would Never Have Canceled ‘The Interview’

And if we can’t see it in theaters, it should be streamed into our homes

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What Hollywood Gets That Obama Doesn’t

Recognizing North Korea’s very real threat, Sony had to axe The Interview

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What the Sony Hack Reveals About Hollywood

And how leaked email gaffes could impact the entire industry

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The Big Screen Gets Biblical, Again

A rabbi’s take on Ridley Scott’s new blockbuster, Exodus: Gods and Kings

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Mike Nichols: ‘Jewish Humor Is a Way of Surviving’

An excerpt from Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish

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The Hollywood Mogul Who Saved My Father’s Life

Universal Studios chief Carl Laemmle helped hundreds flee Nazi Germany

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Lauren Bacall, I Love You

And after years not caring about such things, I loved learning you were Jewish

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Fabulous, Formidable Lauren Bacall Dies at 89

The captivating queen of Old Hollywood was a Jewish girl from Brooklyn

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Iconic Israeli Director Menahem Golan Dies at 85

Film about his Hollywood movie empire debuted at 2014 Cannes Film Festival

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Dawn of the Planet of Qasem Suleimani

In Hollywood’s twisted view of hardliners, lessons for our generals, diplomats, and politicians

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Meet Hollywood’s Summertime Inaction Heroes!

The Age of Obama comes to the multiplex with the new Transformers and X-Men movies

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When Hollywood Was Scared To Depict Anti-Semitism, It Made ‘Gentleman’s Agreement’

Screening this week on TCM, Elia Kazan’s film is a remarkable document of a vanished era of American Jewish life

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