Gal Gadot’s ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ theater opening postponed due to pandemic

Gal Gadot’s ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ theater opening postponed due to pandemic

Sequel to hit 2017 superhero movie starring Israeli actress pushed back due to coronavirus pandemic.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/25/2020, 6:19 PM
Oscar-winning writer Will Goldman dead at 87

Oscar-winning writer Will Goldman dead at 87

William Goldman, writer of 'Princess Bride' and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' passes away.JTA, 11/19/2018, 9:03 AM
Holocaust films dominate foreign Oscar race

Holocaust films dominate foreign Oscar race

Best Foreign Language film Academy Award full of films about Holocaust, anti-Semitism,JTA, 9/20/2018, 8:17 PM
Rebbe Nachman's stories brought to life in English

Rebbe Nachman's stories brought to life in English

Entertaining, family movie filled with Torah messages can be used in schools and seminars to trigger discussions about serving G-d.Tzvi Fishman, 8/21/2018, 6:33 PM
Thank G-d for Israel: Time to drop Hollywood

Thank G-d for Israel: Time to drop Hollywood

Silencing the talking heads of Hollywood would do us all a favor. Let’s beat them at their own game! David Ben Horin, 4/27/2018, 3:08 PM
Producing historical movies would greatly serve Israel's image

Producing historical movies would greatly serve Israel's image

Israel’s public diplomacy would be greatly served by the production of historical movies. Ted Belman, 3/19/2018, 2:52 PM
Gal Gadot: 'Wonder Woman' can have Brett Ratner or me'

Gal Gadot: 'Wonder Woman' can have Brett Ratner or me'

Israeli star says she will only return for 'Wonder Woman' sequel if producer accused of sexual harassment is removed.JTA, 11/12/2017, 5:29 PM
Steven Spielberg to direct film about Pentagon Papers

Steven Spielberg to direct film about Pentagon Papers

Famed director Steven Spielberg signs on to direct film about publishing of documents about US involvement in Vietnam in the 1970s.JTA, 3/7/2017, 9:18 PM
Rabbis: Haredi cinema would ruin the Jewish People

Rabbis: Haredi cinema would ruin the Jewish People

Community rabbis write protest letter against planned haredi culture center. 'Many pure souls are dragged to hell because of movies.'Michael Levy, 5/8/2016, 6:06 PM
Report: Israelis Have 'Lottery Fever'

Report: Israelis Have 'Lottery Fever'

The Central Bureau of Statistics said that music, sports, and playing the lottery were among Israelis' favorite cultural activities.Moshe Cohen, 8/30/2015, 9:30 PM
Booming Israeli Cinema Sends Five films to Cannes

Booming Israeli Cinema Sends Five films to Cannes

Critics say bigger budgets and better quality catapulting Israel to the forefront of world cinema.AFP, 5/12/2014, 10:34 AM
Actor, Director Assi Dayan Passes Away at 68

Actor, Director Assi Dayan Passes Away at 68

Israeli director Assi Dayan, son of former Defense Minister Moshe Dayan, has passed away aged 68 at his apartment in north Tel Aviv.Yosef Berger, 5/1/2014, 10:27 AM
Arabs Beat Up Director of 'Occupation' Film

Arabs Beat Up Director of 'Occupation' Film

French Arab youths knock director unconscious but he goes on to win Aubagne Festival's Jury's Selection for Best Film Award.Gil Ronen, 3/28/2013, 8:30 PM
Director of Anti-Israel Film Detained in LA

Director of Anti-Israel Film Detained in LA

The PA-based director of a film condemning Israel is detained in an LA airport.Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2013, 1:59 PM
Woody Allen Urged to Film Next Movie in Israel

Woody Allen Urged to Film Next Movie in Israel

Actress Noa Tishby to Woody Allen: "Don't worry, we're gonna bring you home."Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/10/2012, 1:42 PM
'Spider-Man' Visits Israel

'Spider-Man' Visits Israel

"Spider-Man" star Tobey Maguire is visiting Israel with his family, this week and is scheduled to tour heritage sites across Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/2/2012, 10:14 AM
Iran’s Revenge on Zionists: Film Jury Boycott

Iran’s Revenge on Zionists: Film Jury Boycott

An Iranian filmmaker “punishes” Israel for reported threats to attack and pulls out of a film jury because of the presence of a “Zionist.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/5/2011, 2:15 PM