Jewish Journal

Brad Pomerance

  • Violence in the Media

    January 6, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    When 20th Century Fox released the controversial movie "Fight Club" this fall, they took a gamble that the public would flock to a film that depicted self-selected alienated young men taking out their pent-up anger by beating up on one another. Having cost a reported $68 million just...
  • Challenging “Dogma”

    November 18, 1999 | 7:00 pm

    When the much-anticipated film "Dogma" hit the theaters last week, whatever positive buzz the picture had received was drowned out by the controversy relating to the movie's depiction of Catholicism and the faiths of "Dogma's" producers, Harvey and Bob Weinstein, and its...
  • Disney’s Dangerous Course

    October 21, 1999 | 8:00 pm

    Just last month, Walt Disney World appeared to be right in the path of a bona fide hurricane. Hurricane Floyd was headed for Florida's eastern coast, and Walt Disney World was forced to close its doors for the first time in its 28-year history. But Mickey's luck held out. Floyd...