Jews in the News

Jonah Hauer-King, Greg Sulkin and Nicolas Stoller

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British Jews Fight the Nazis, Goosebumps, and Billions of Years


Back in 2019, I wrote a column item about “World on Fire” , a 7-episode British series that was about to air on PBS. Due to the pandemic, a second season was delayed…

Alison Brie, Dave Franco and Fred Melamed

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Coup “Fun”; Do I Like You ‘That Way’?; Caine, Redux


“Freelance” and “Cat Person” are films that open in theaters on Oct. 6. "Freelance" is a comedic action film. Here’s the basic plot: Former Special Forces operato…

Joseph Gorden-Levitt, Ben Platt and Noah Galvin

Nate Bloom blogs on this week's Jews in the News.

Guitar Lessons, Theater Camp Streaming, Family Reunion, Chris Wallace

“Flora and Son” begins streaming on Apple+ on Sept. 29. This musical comedy-drama film got very good reviews at the Sundance Film Festival last January and, soon afte…

Tovah Feldshuh, Alfred Uhry and Bruce Sussman

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Happy Rosh!


Broadway v. Anti-Semitism, Koufax Statue and Much More

Not long ago, I discovered a PBS (New York) series, and a program in that series, that has received virtually no attention in the media. Its “House Seats” and t…

Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Jonathan Keltz and Talia Balsam

Nate Bloom blogs on this week's Jews in the News.

Not a Nice Day in the Park, Morning Show, the Mama’s Daughter

“Wilderness” is an original Amazon Prime mystery-thriller series that will premiere on Sept. 15. Oddly, the number of episodes isn’t stated “anywhere”.  Amazon neve…