In Gregg Mottola’s new movie, Paul, the friendly alien, is feared simply because he’s different. As Jews, we can identify with that.
George Nolfi’s new film starring Matt Damon has me thinking about fate versus free will.
Charlie Sheen is now claiming that he’s Jewish. No we are not kidding.
The Man Booker Prize winning novel raises important questions about Jewish self hatred and anti-Semitism.
If you think that the Green Hornet looks like a mindless action movie, you’d be unfairly judging a book by its cover. Or a movie by its poster.
The film may be about royalty, but its message is for the everyman.
YU a cappella group atop Billboard charts, adored by media.
After re-watching Back to the Future, I realized that we actually can change our future.
After watching John Hughes’ 1986 classic Ferris Beuller’s Day Off, I gained some new perspectives.
The genesis of Facebook has its source in the Book of Genesis.
A review of A Fine Romance: Jewish Songwriters, American Songs by David Lehman.
The contemporary relevance of a discarded Nazi propaganda film.
The importance of learning about your heritage.
While some musicians are boycotting Israel, others like Jethro Tull aren’t. Maybe our “playcott” campaign is working after all?
The Kabbalah of Christopher Nolan’s new film Inception.
Some musicians are boycotting Israel in response to the flotilla. Our response: a Playcott.
Israel stands for Peace.
My brush with TV stardom taught me that there’s very little reality in television.
Comedy Central muzzles free speech in fear of offending Islam.
The worldwide release of a hot new CD – right here on Aish.com.
The connections with Torah and Hebrew words are just too frequent and striking to be accidental.
J.D. Salinger captured adolescence's anxiety, defiance and desperation for identity and love.
Jason Reitman’s new film got a bunch of well-deserved Golden Globe nominations, but it is also a little depressing.
Surprisingly, James Cameron’s new blockbuster taught me a lot about myself.
Two contemporary morality tales convey the same important message.
Michael Jackson’s farewell movie is a hit, but it also provokes some difficult questions.
Quentin Tarantino's new movie made me wonder what Jewish "vengeance" should look like.
Here they’ve come to save the day...Jews in the comic industry.
Meryl Streep's new film reminded me to chew my food a little longer, and enjoy it a little more.
Mel Gibson's film fits comfortably within the history of Christian anti-Semitism.