Jews in the News

Jews in the News: Harvey Keitel, Tiffany Haddish and Gordon Sondland

In Theaters and Streaming

 “The Irishman,” a Martin Scorsese film, opens in limited theater release on November 1. Netflix financed this expensive film and it will begin streaming on Netflix on Nov. 27. Its received across-the-board great advance reviews and if you have a chance to see…

Jews in the News: Michael Douglas, Jane Seymour and Sarah Silverman

Briefly Noted: Kominsky, Kremer, and Silverman

The second, 8-episode season of “The Kominsky Method,” the hit Netflix comedy series, begins streaming on Oct. 25. It stars MICHAEL DOUGLAS, 75, as Sandy Kominsky, a Hollywood acting coach. ALAN ARKIN, 85, co-stars as Norman, his best frien…

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 …