Hollywood’s Greatest Masterpieces Get Religion, Unlike Schlocky Biblical Dramas

Forget ‘Noah’ or ‘Son of God’; to engage religious viewers, Hollywood should make more films like ‘Groundhog Day’ or ‘2001’

A Jew Broadcasts to Morocco, Building a Relationship With a Muslim Audience

‘Risalat New York,’ the Arab world’s only non-Israeli Jewish-hosted radio show, offers perspective from Brooklyn

Film Critic Stanley Kauffmann (1916-2013)

He elegantly wrote on films and plays for 55 years

The Brothers Who Co-Wrote ‘Casablanca’

Writers Julius and Philip Epstein are also forebears of baseball’s Theo Epstein

Sundown: Russell’s Ark

Plus the limits of the lobby, and more in the news

Everybody Comes to Rick’s—Especially the Jews

Why a little part of Bastille Day and ‘La Marseillaise’ is also ours

The Usual Suspects

A journalist investigates a mysterious murder in Casablanca, home to the last Jewish community in the Arab world. An excerpt from the forthcoming The Honored Dead.

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