Jewish Journal

Portman + Kunis = Sapphic ballet action

By Adam Wills

August 25, 2009 | 7:51 pm

Director Darren Aronofsky (“The Wrestler”) might as well go to Vegas and put money down on fanboys lining up in droves to see his ballerina thriller “Black Swan” ... that is if a... read on

  • ‘District 9’ not so alien for Jews

    By Adam Wills

    August 14, 2009 | 6:24 pm

    District 9” is not a Jewish film per se, but the plight of the aliens echo themes Jews can readily identify with, from intolerance and hate aimed at immigrants to welcoming the stranger and seeking justice.

    Many who’ve seen the film have drawn parallels to apartheid,... read on

  • Voice of ‘Roger Rabbit’ talks sequel

    By Adam Wills

    August 12, 2009 | 3:22 am

    Charles Fleischer spoke with GeekHeeb Tuesday night, and he confirmed the prospects for a “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” sequel are good.

    If you don’t recognize the name, he’s the voice of Roger Rabbit (along with Benny the Cab and two of the weasels in the Toon Patrol). And... read on

  • LaBeouf gets own religion

    By Adam Wills

    August 4, 2009 | 7:50 pm

    “Transformers” star Shia LaBeuof is now the focal point of a new religion—Shiantology.

    For those sick of the Jedi Church—with its invisible “force”—Shiantology offers worshippers something a little more tangible: the actor who shared screen time with Han Solo himself. 

    Started in... read on

  • The Shat calls out HP

    By Adam Wills

    August 2, 2009 | 4:45 am

    William Shatner, fresh off his Palin poetry slam, set his sights on HP. Employees at the company’s Palo Alto headquarters found a robocall voicemail message from the “Star Trek” actor last week, telling them to get on the green bandwagon, like Apple.

    The publicity stunt, which was... read on




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