Jews in the News

Jews in the News: Jesse Eisenberg, Jenny Slate and Adam Schiff

Zombies and Slate

“Zombieland Double-Tap” is a sequel to “Zombieland” (2009), a box office and critical hit that featured a lot of wry humor. In the original, JESSE EISENBERG, now 36, starred as Columbus, a nerdy guy who cleverly avoids being bit and becoming a zombie. Gradually, he…

Jews in the News: Bette Midler, Aaron Spelling and Steven Spielberg

At the Movies: Opening October 11

“Gemini Man” is an action thriller starring Will Smith as an elite assassin who is being tailed by a young, very adept assassin. The film was co-written by Darren Lemke, DAVID BENIOFF, 40 (“Game of Thrones” writer/producer) and BILLY RAY, 48 (“Hun…

Jews in the News: Joaquin Phoenix, Natalie Portman and Nate Ebner

At the Movies: Joaquin and Natalie

Opening “wide” on Friday, Oct. 4 are “The Joker” and “Lucy in the Sky.” Joker stars JOAQUIN PHOENIX, 44, as the iconic nemesis of “Batman.” However, this is only at the edges a Batman-related film. Rather, it is a Scorsese-like portrait of …

Jews in the News: David Schwimmer, Rachel Bloom and Ashley Tisdale

At the Movies

 The big budget sci-fi flick “Ad Astra” opened last Friday and will be in theaters for several weeks. Capsule plot: Astronaut Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his missing father (Tommy Lee Jones) and unravel a mystery that thr…

Jews in the News: Patricia Arquette, Amy Sherman-Palladino and Ben Stiller

The Tribe Goes to the Emmys: 2019 Edition

 The Primetime Emmys, for excellence in TV, will be presented, on Fox, on Sunday, Sept. 22, at 8PM (EDT). There will be no host.  The number of categories (27) is a record and many categories now have more than the “traditional” 5 nominees. He…