Jewish Chronicle First trailer for Bob Dylan biopic starring Timothée Chalamet released 24 Jul
"A Complete Unknown," a new biopic on Bob Dylan starring Timothe Chalamet, explores the folk singer's transition to using electric instruments in his music. ...
24 Jul
Kveller ‘Hapless’ May Be One of the Most Irreverent Jewish Shows You’ll Ever Watch 24 Jul
"Hapless" is a irreverent Jewish comedy show that follows journalist Paul Green as he navigates Jewish life with his family and friends, tackling taboo subje...
24 Jul
Kveller Your Guide to Apple TV+’s ‘Lady in the Lake’ Episodes 23 Jul
"Lady in the Lake", a new Apple TV+ series starring Natalie Portman and Moses Ingram, follows Maddie Schwartz, a housewife turned journalist, investigating C...
23 Jul
Moment Treva Silverman, Joke Whisperer 22 Jul
Treva Silverman, a trailblazing writer who played a major role in reshaping television comedy, particularly during the era of rising divorce rates in America...
22 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Is When Harry Met Sally the perfect non-Jewish Jewish film? 22 Jul
"When Harry Met Sally" is celebrated for its enduring appeal as a classic romcom and a quintessential New York movie with its witty and observant humor. The ...
22 Jul
Forward When Bob Newhart was my rabbi — and I was his 19 Jul
Rabbi Bob Alper reflects on how legendary comedian Bob Newhart became his role model, influencing his own journey into comedy as a rabbi-turned-stand-up comi...
19 Jul
Kveller The First Trailer for Kate Winslet and Andy Samberg’s Holocaust Movie ‘Lee’ Is Here 18 Jul
The upcoming biopic "Lee" focuses on the life of American photographer Lee Miller during World War II and post-WWII, highlighting her powerful and groundbrea...
18 Jul
Jewish Chronicle TV review: Those About to Die: ‘an overblown mess of hammy dialogue and bloody fights’ 18 Jul
Amazon Prime's new Roman epic, "Those About to Die," portrays a world of violent races and fights akin to ancient Rome. The show's premiere episode features ...
18 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Film review: Twisters, ‘A spectacle but as memorable as a breeze’ 18 Jul
Film critic John Nathan reviews the movie "Twisters," noting its spectacle of storm chasing reminiscent of the 1996 film "Twister." The plot follows meteorol...
18 Jul
Forward That time Bob Dylan played Elijah the prophet in an underrated western — and did a better job than you might think 18 Jul
A new four-DVD box set of Sam Peckinpah's underrated film "Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid" highlights Bob Dylan's minor role as Alias, showcasing his signific...
18 Jul
Forward This horror movie stars a Jewish grandma from Brooklyn. A sweet little old lady she’s not 18 Jul
Rebecca Cielinski, after being sidelined by a foot injury, decided to create a horror movie featuring her grandmother, Iris Wachs, portraying her in a dark a...
18 Jul
JTA Jewish Emmy nominees include Larry David and ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ in a last hurrah 17 Jul
The final season of Larry David's long-running HBO sitcom "Curb Your Enthusiasm" received four Emmy nominations, including best comedy and best actor for Dav...
17 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Review: The Commandants’s Shadow, The dark legacy of Höss is a real zone of interest 17 Jul
"The Commandant's Shadow" is a documentary by Daniela Völker that follows Hans Jürgen Höss, the son of Rudolf Höss, the commandant of Auschwitz, as he grappl...
17 Jul
The Beinart Notebook Laila Al-Arian on “The Night Won’t End” 17 Jul
Laila Al-Arian, an investigative journalist and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody award-winning show Fault Lines on Al Jazeera English, will be the ...
17 Jul
Moment Live From Tamiment 17 Jul
Tamiment, a summer resort in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains, was not just a vacation spot but a talent incubator for aspiring entertainers, writers, and pro...
17 Jul
Moment Book Review | Love and Fear Drove a Dogged TV Pioneer 17 Jul
Barbara Walters, a trailblazing TV broadcaster, faced personal challenges driven by her family background, including financial instability linked to her fath...
17 Jul
Moment Book Review | Love and Fear Drove a Dogged TV Pioneer 17 Jul
Barbara Walters, a trailblazing figure in TV news broadcasting, broke through the industry's glass ceiling without actively participating in the feminist mov...
17 Jul
Kveller When Richard Simmons Sang Barbra Streisand on SNL 16 Jul
Richard Simmons, the beloved fitness guru who recently passed away, was known for his colorful personality, passion for fitness, and kindness towards others....
16 Jul
Forward Did Marvel's 'Captain America: Brave New World' really make an Israeli superhero Russian? 16 Jul
Marvel's 'Captain America: Brave New World' has sparked controversy by potentially altering the Israeli superhero Sabra's backstory to remove ties to Israel....
16 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Meet ancient Rome’s real life Jewish princess: Berenice, star of new TV series Those About to Die 16 Jul
The TV series "Those About to Die" highlights the captivating story of Berenice, an ancient Jewish princess who navigated complex relationships and tumultuou...
16 Jul
Jewish Chronicle We need our Israeli hero: what is Marvel’s end game? 16 Jul
A short film highlighting the need for Jews to hide their identities due to rising antisemitism went viral, raising questions about erasure. Marvel's decisio...
16 Jul
Forward Former ‘Bachelor’ contestant Anna Redman apologizes for ‘flippant’ post about what she planned to wear to Auschwitz 15 Jul
Anna Redman, a former contestant on The Bachelor and social media influencer, issued an apology after facing backlash for sharing a flippant Instagram story ...
15 Jul
JTA Former ‘Bachelor’ contestant Anna Redman apologizes for ‘flippant’ post about her Auschwitz visit attire 15 Jul
Former Bachelor contestant Anna Redman issued an apology after facing backlash for posting a flippant Instagram story detailing her outfit plans for a visit ...
15 Jul
Jewish Review of Books Portrait of an Artist “Like Buttah” 15 Jul
Barbra Streisand's memoir "My Name Is Barbra" delves into her lifelong pursuit of creative control, showcasing her dominance over albums, films, and concerts...
15 Jul
Jewish Review of Books An Inch Deep and a Mile Wide, or Vice Versa 15 Jul
"Curb Your Enthusiasm," created by Larry David, concluded its 12-season run, prompting reflection on its impact on Jewish comedy. Contrasting with "Seinfeld,...
15 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Marvel’s cowardly decision to erase the Israeli background of Sabra won’t solve anything 15 Jul
Marvel has made a controversial decision to erase the Israeli background of the character Sabra, originally a Jewish and Israeli superhero appearing in Marve...
15 Jul
Jewish Chronicle Legacy of a monster: the real-life story behind The Zone of Interest 12 Jul
"The Commandant's Shadow" is a documentary film by Daniela Völker that delves into the real-life story of Hans Jürgen Höss, the son of the commandant of Ausc...
12 Jul
Kveller A Trailer for Shira Haas’s New Israeli TV Show ‘Night Therapy’ Is Here 11 Jul
"Night Therapy," the new Israeli TV show starring Shira Haas, has garnered early accolades and attention. The series follows Luai Louie Mansour, played by Yo...
11 Jul
Forward VIDEO: Moving film about young Yiddish scholars now on YouTube 11 Jul
French director Nurith Aviv's documentary "The Secrets of Yiddish Poetry," available on YouTube, showcases the passion of seven young Yiddish scholars, both ...
11 Jul
Israel: State of a Nation Top 3 Quirky Closes You Never Expected 11 Jul
The video showcases unexpected and quirky endings to episodes of State of a Nation featuring Montana Tucker, Daniel Ryan Spaulding, and Ambassador Michael Oren.
11 Jul
Kveller Former Disney Star Raviv Ullman Is a Jewish Dad! 10 Jul
Actor and former Disney star Raviv Ullman, also known as Ricky Ullman, has recently become a Jewish father with his wife, Julia Pott, who is an animator and ...
10 Jul
Jewish Chronicle TV review: A Family Affair ‘A silly film that offers excellent escapism’ 10 Jul
"A Family Affair" is a light-hearted rom-com available on Netflix that follows the story of a young assistant, Zara, to a famous actor, Chris, played by Jewi...
10 Jul
Culturally Jewish headphones 'I could not stop crying': Holocaust survivor Maxwell Smart on his life story being made into a movie 9 Jul
Holocaust survivor Maxwell Smart, who endured separation from his family and lived in the woods of Eastern Europe during the Holocaust, saw his life story tr...
9 Jul
Hadassah Taffy Brodesser-Akner’s ‘Long Island Compromise’ 9 Jul
In "Long Island Compromise" by Taffy Brodesser-Akner, the story focuses on the Fletcher family, a wealthy Jewish American family in a fictional Long Island s...
9 Jul
My Jewish Mommy Life JEWISH INFLUENCER CONFERENCE VLOG - Pack with Me! 5 Jul
This video is a vlog where a Jewish influencer shares the process of packing for a Jewish influencer conference.
5 Jul
Moment Jewish Word | Verklempt: The Yiddish Word that Wasn’t 4 Jul
Verklempt, a term popularized by Mike Myers on Saturday Night Live's Coffee Talk sketch, is often associated with being emotionally moved or choked up, thoug...
4 Jul
Kveller All the Jewish Shows Coming this July 3 Jul
In July, Jewish TV offerings include "Lady in the Lake," a 60s thriller on Apple TV+ starring Natalie Portman and directed by Israeli filmmaker Alma Harel. O...
3 Jul
Jewish Chronicle TV review: We were the Lucky Ones: Good series, shame about the lighting 3 Jul
"We Were the Lucky Ones" is a TV series set in Radom, Poland in 1937, depicting a Jewish family gathering for Pesach before the outbreak of war. Based on Geo...
3 Jul
Kveller In My Interfaith Marriage, I’m Raising My Daughter With Jewish Humor 2 Jul
An interfaith couple navigates raising their young daughter with a blend of Jewish and Christian traditions, particularly focusing on the influence of humor ...
2 Jul
Hadassah October 7 Doc Bears Witness to Hamas Sexual Violence 1 Jul
Anat Stalinsky, an Israeli television director, created the documentary "Screams Before Silence" to shed light on the sexual violence perpetrated by Hamas du...
1 Jul
Kveller The Jewish Books We’re Reading This Summer 28 Jun
This summer, several Jewish-themed books are being recommended for reading. Titles include "Behind Every Good Man" by Sara Goodman Confino, a novel set in th...
28 Jun
Kveller 7 Jewish Netflix Shows You Might Have Missed 27 Jun
The article highlights seven Jewish or Jew-ish shows on Netflix that may not be widely known but deserve attention, including "Bros," "Blackspace," "Heirs to...
27 Jun
Jewish Chronicle Kinds of Kindness, review: a kind of invitation to defy conventional thinking 27 Jun
Yorgos Lanthimos's film "Kinds of Kindness" is a theatrical and unconventional exploration of human behavior through interconnected short stories. The star-s...
27 Jun
Jewish Chronicle The Marilyn Conspiracy review: An evening of ... conspiracies 27 Jun
"The Marilyn Conspiracy" play at the Park Theatre explores the theory that Marilyn Monroe was murdered. The story revolves around seven individuals present a...
27 Jun
Jewish Chronicle A summer full of stars and hardly any antisemitism in their shows 26 Jun
Despite the prevalent discussions around antisemitism, the world of entertainment provides some respite for Jewish audiences with a variety of upcoming event...
26 Jun
Jewish Chronicle Kid Sister, review: How not to write a comedy about Jews 26 Jun
"Kid Sister," a New Zealand television comedy drama, falls short in its attempt to humorously portray a Jewish family, with stereotypical and unlikeable char...
26 Jun
My Jewish Mommy Life HOW TO MAKE FRIENDS LATER IN LIFE / Mom Friends! 25 Jun
The video discusses how to make friends later in life, particularly focusing on forming friendships with other moms.
25 Jun
Forward The greatest (and also the worst) Marx Brothers movies ranked from 13-to-1 24 Jun
Dan Epstein ranks and reviews the Marx Brothers' 13 films, highlighting their unique comedic genius and impact on his childhood and pop culture. Notable poin...
24 Jun
Forward Duck Everlasting — The secret Jewish history of Donald Duck 23 Jun
The article explores the multifaceted relationship between Jewish figures and the iconic character of Donald Duck, examining how different individuals, from ...
23 Jun
Forward Antisemitism isn't the only reason Hollywood Jews are upset about that Academy Museum exhibit 21 Jun
The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures' exhibit, "Hollywoodland: Jewish Founders and the Making of a Movie Capital," faced criticism for allegedly demonizing ...
21 Jun