Book-to-movie adaptations are tricky work. What works in a book may not translate well to screen and that's where Steven Spielberg's THE BFG stumbles. Each individual element of the movie seems like it should work, from the two time Oscar winner production designer Rick Carter to...
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There is a scene at the end of Steven Spielberg’s controversial 2005 film, “Munich,” that disappointed a lot of Israel’s supporters. Spielberg’s camera caresses the dramatic Manhattan skyline, pans over the East River and ends hauntingly at the Twin Towers, which were still...
November 17, 2011 | 2:00 pm
September 16, 2004 | 8:00 pm
Mazon Pledges Funds to Sudan
Two Jewish groups have joined forces to try to save the lives of sickly, starving Sudanese refugees fleeing from government-sanctioned brutality.
Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger and the Jewish Coalition for Sudan Relief have pledged $25,000 apiece...
May 6, 2004 | 8:00 pm
Anti-Terror Exhibit Opens
Los Angeles City Hall was the first stop of a traveling anti-terror exhibit that opened this week. The exhibit, which features a 40-foot suicide bombed Israeli commuter bus on a flatbed truck, flanked by video screens with images of terror attacks from...