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Robin Williams: A Tribute

Robin Williams: A Tribute

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The struggles and successes of Robin Williams seem to mirror those of the Jewish people.

Robin Williams and Us

Robin Williams and Us

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A self-proclaimed “honorary Jew,” the comic genius will be missed.

Magic in the Moonlight

Magic in the Moonlight

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Woody Allen’s new film explores the world of magic and what exists beyond the purely rational.

These Jews Rock

These Jews Rock

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Where would rock and roll be without these Jews?

X-Men: Days of Future Past

X-Men: Days of Future Past

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The new X-Men movie wipes the slate clean and fixes the mistakes of the past. It’s about time.

When Jews Were Funny

When Jews Were Funny

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Alan Zweig’s new documentary asks: Why are Jews are funny? Answer: Because we like to kvetch.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

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Today’s Spider-lesson: Who is powerful? One who conquers his bad inclination.

Noah à la Hollywood

Noah à la Hollywood

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The movie is a distortion of the Torah.

Harold Ramis’ Search for Meaning

Harold Ramis’ Search for Meaning

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The writer and director of Groundhog Day passes away, leaving behind a legacy of funny, thoughtful films.

Hail the Mighty Caesar

Hail the Mighty Caesar

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Sid Caesar passed away at the age of 91, but the laughter he created lives on.

The Lego Movie

The Lego Movie

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Do you want an argument for the existence of God? Watch The Lego Movie.

Saving Mr. Banks

Saving Mr. Banks

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The story of the makings of Mary Poppins shares something in common with the story of the Jewish People.

Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Hunger Games: Catching Fire

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The new installment of the Hunger Games trilogy teaches us a lesson about Hanukkah.

Uri Geller, CIA Masterspy?

Uri Geller, CIA Masterspy?

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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier Spy: An interview with Israeli mentalist Uri Geller.

Gravity

Gravity

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The Torah is like gravity. It keeps us grounded.

The Archenemy of Happiness

The Archenemy of Happiness

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More is never enough.

White House Down

White House Down

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For nearly two thousand years, our Temple has been destroyed -- or “down” – yet we have managed to survive.

Monsters University

Monsters University

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Life doesn’t always work out how you planned. And that’s a good thing.

“Fill the Void” – A Chasidic Love Story

“Fill the Void” – A Chasidic Love Story

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Chasidic Israeli filmmaker Rama Burshtein’s fascinating film is almost as fascinating as her own story.

Superman: A Brief History

Superman: A Brief History

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Meet the Mensch of Steel.

Iron Man 3

Iron Man 3

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Tony Stark has a message for the Jewish people just in time for Shavuot.

Oblivion

Oblivion

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What if all of your memories disappeared? Would you still long for the past?

Jackie Robinson and the Jew

Jackie Robinson and the Jew

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The love for my team, made me appreciate the love for my people.

Dream Footprints

Dream Footprints

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Five famous dreamers and the lessons we can learn from them.

Cartoon Scandal

Cartoon Scandal

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A Jewish cartoonist discusses why the recent Sunday Times cartoon was so offensive.

Les Misérables and the Bible

Les Misérables and the Bible

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Reconciling God’s attribute of Justice with Mercy.

The Kabbalistic Life of Pi

The Kabbalistic Life of Pi

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The surprising Jewish connection hidden inside the bestselling book and new film.

The Twilight Saga & Abstinence

The Twilight Saga & Abstinence

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Edward is the perfect gentleman.

Funny: The Book

Funny: The Book

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David Misch likes to make people laugh – and to understand why they laugh. There’s something very Jewish about that.

U.N. Me

U.N. Me

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A new hilarious documentary that reveals the insanity of the U.N.

WouldJew Believe #31

WouldJew Believe #31

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Interesting and odd Jewish facts including the first Jewish gold medalist of the 2012 London games.

Dark Knight Rises

Dark Knight Rises

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Unfortunately, tragedies happen. But we must rise again and find a way to grow.

The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man

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Do you have to solve your own problems before helping others with theirs?

Brave

Brave

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Don’t go for the quick fixes even though the longer ones, well, take much longer.

We Are Spartacus

We Are Spartacus

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You do not need to be a movie star to stand up for basic human freedom.

Rock n’ Roll Bomb

Rock n’ Roll Bomb

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Israel’s real secret weapon against the Iranians: Rita Jahanforuz.

The Dictator

The Dictator

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Dictators around the world hate the State of Israel. Here’s why.

Least Popular Jewish Vacation Retreats

Least Popular Jewish Vacation Retreats

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Don’t say you weren’t warned.

The Avengers

The Avengers

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There’s an important lesson about the power of the Jewish People.

The Five Year Engagement

The Five Year Engagement

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Nicholas Stoller’s new comedy about dating periods that seem to go on without end, highlights a troubling trend.

The History of Hatikvah

The History of Hatikvah

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In celebration of Israel’s birthday we examine the history of our national anthem.

Hostage to Fashion

Hostage to Fashion

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Politics aside, the real war on women is being waged by fashion designers.

Hunger Games

Hunger Games

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The new film has me thinking about Passover.

Chronicle

Chronicle

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Josh Trank’s new film asks the question what would a teenager do if he had superpowers? Short answer: trouble.

The Artist

The Artist

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Michel Hazanavicious’s Golden Globe winning silent film imparts powerful lessons about the power of speech.

Spielberg's

Spielberg's "Munich" Revisited

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Israel's bold creation of Silicon Island with Cornell is the best answer to the film's canard.

Mission Possible

Mission Possible

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Tom Cruise’s new movie shows us that nothing is impossible.

The Muppets

The Muppets

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Are The Muppets a metaphor for the State of Israel?!

Twilight: A Love Story?

Twilight: A Love Story?

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Why the vampire series captivates today’s girlie girl culture.

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