Sondheim Blasts Gaga’s Oscars Performance

And—cautiously, tremulously—Rachel Shukert offers a dissent

The Oscar Winner’s White House Connection

He wrote The Imitation Game. His mom was Jewish community liaison.

‘Ida’ Wins: The Count Is Now 20 Out of 23

Pawel Pawlikowski’s Holocaust film takes home an Academy Award

Polish Film ‘Ida’ Shortlisted for Oscar

Pawel Pawlikowski’s bracing film up for Foreign Language Academy Award

A Question From the Tattler: Why Didn’t John Travolta Know Who Idina Menzel Is?

Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career

‘Omar’ and ‘Bethlehem’ Tell the Same Story—But Only One Was Nominated for an Oscar

The better, more real, and more compelling of the two Israeli-Palestinian intelligence films opens this week in the U.S.

Jewish Films and Filmmakers Nominated for 86th Academy Awards

Woody Allen abuse allegations cast shadow over reception of ‘Blue Jasmine’

BDS and the Oscars: How Screenwriter Ben Hecht Defied an Anti-Israel Boycott

Hollywood has a model of a principled political stand in the writer of ‘Gone With the Wind’ and the Broadway hit ‘The Front Page’

Israeli Zombies, Killers, Torturers, and Human Parasites Invade World Cinema

As Hollywood looks to mine B-movies for remakes, genre schlock has growing escapist appeal in Israel

Daybreak: Gaza Rocket Strikes Southern Israel

Plus Harvey Weinstein’s role in Michelle Obama’s Oscar appearance

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