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In ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings,’ Turgid Dialogue Plagues a Great Story

In ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings,’ Turgid Dialogue Plagues a Great Story
By December 22, 2014

“This movie makes ‘A Rugrats Passover’ look like ‘Citizen Kane.'” Read More

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The Red Tent, Part 2: There Will Be Blood (And Feminism, Sort Of)

The Red Tent, Part 2: There Will Be Blood (And Feminism, Sort Of)
By December 9, 2014

This is one Bible story that passes the Bechdel test. Read More

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New Short Story Collection Explores Tel Aviv’s Dark Side

New Short Story Collection Explores Tel Aviv’s Dark Side
By October 14, 2014

“What could possibly be dark about our sunny city, a city nicknamed ‘The Bubble?'” — Etgar Keret Read More

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Review: “This Is Where I Leave You”

Review: “This Is Where I Leave You”
By September 29, 2014

Or, “This Is Where Fine Actors Waste Their Talents.” Read More

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Hasidic Alt-Rock Girl Band Bulletproof Stockings Performs Live in NYC—No Boys Allowed

Hasidic Alt-Rock Girl Band Bulletproof Stockings Performs Live in NYC—No Boys Allowed
By August 12, 2014

Drummer Dalia Shusterman: “This was not a night about restrictions. It was about breaking off the shackles of social expectations.” Read More

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REVIEW: “Brave Miss World” Charts Linor Abargil’s Path from Israeli Beauty Queen to Anti-Rape Activist

REVIEW: “Brave Miss World” Charts Linor Abargil’s Path from Israeli Beauty Queen to Anti-Rape Activist
By June 11, 2014

“It’s the hardest thing to do, I know, to speak, but then, it’s like the best pill. It heals you.” Read More

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