Tagged: Tablet Magazine

Fabulous Fixer

From Tablet Magazine ‘Norman,’ starring Richard Gere, is an absorbing film about a Jewish connector who’s looking for an honest piece of the action—and finds one …They get nothing wrong. Richard Gere’s accent, old...

When Holocaust Themes Don’t Work

From Tablet Magazine A recent episode of ‘Supergirl’ invoked imagery that felt exploitive and uncreative By Sarah Meira Rosenberg the show in question is CBS’s effervescent Supergirl and an episode called Strange Visitor from...

10 Can’t-Miss Films of 2015

From Tablet Magazine: From Hollywood to Timbuktu, it was a very good year By J. Hoberman Q: What are the year’s best Jewish (interest) films? A: What is a Jewish (interest) film? Alternative answer:...

Downton Abbey’s Nice Jewish Boy

From Tablet Magazine On this week’s episode, we meet the Rothschild-esque Atticus Aldridge To paraphrase Little Shop of Horrors (a far superior examination of class and the way it imprisons those caught on the...