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Jake Gyllenhaal in Okja:
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Jake's going big — with a pig

He's known for his subtle style - but Jake Gyllenhaal's gone wild in his latest film, he tells Stephen Applebaum

Stephen Applebaum

Thu, 10:19

Jake's going big — with a pig
  • Rachel Weisz as the enigmatic widow
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    Review: My Cousin Rachel

    Rachel Weisz's performance is intoxicating in this adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's novel, says Anne Joseph

    Anne Joseph

    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    Review: My Cousin Rachel
  • Richard Gere and Lior Ashkenazi in Norman
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    Review: Norman

    There's much to like about Richard Gere's portrayal of a hustler who meets an Israeli politician, says Anne Joseph

    Anne Joseph

    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    Review: Norman
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    Film review: Baby Driver

    If fast cars doing impossible things are your cup of tea, drift into Baby Driver, says Michael Moran

    Michael Moran

    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

    Film review: Baby Driver
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    Film review: Wonder Woman

    The previous entries in the DC Comics film series have met with mixed reactions. Can Israeli actress Gal Gadot deliver the franchise’s first unequivocal hit?

    Michael Moran

    Tuesday, May 30, 2017

    Film review: Wonder Woman
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    Cinema, croissants and queues

    Michael Etherton from UK Jewish Film gives us a peek at life on the other side of the velvet rope

    Michael Etherton

    Thursday, May 25, 2017

    Cinema, croissants and queues
  • Kumail Nanjiani and Zoe Kazan in The Big Sick
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    Sundance in London

    Anne Joseph previews the up-coming London Sundance film festival.

    Anne Joseph

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    Sundance in London
  • Goldie Hawn and Amy Schumer in Snatched
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    Review: Snatched

    The new Amy Schumer movie is too lazy for laughs says Stephen Applebaum

    Stephen Applebaum

    Monday, May 22, 2017

    Review: Snatched
  • Lior Ashkenazi in Norman
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    Playing prime ministers

    Londoners get a sneak preview this week of a film about an Israeli Prime Minister and a New York hustler, played by Richard Gere. Anne Joseph talked to Lior Ashkenazi, who plays the PM.

    Anne Joseph

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    Playing prime ministers
  • Miriam Margolyes as Madame Rubinstein
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    Review: Madame Rubinstein

    A play about cosmetics queen Helena Rubinstein fails to convince our critic

    John Nathan

    Thursday, May 11, 2017

    Review: Madame Rubinstein
  • Maha Haj
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    A director's dilemma

    Maha Haj's film about a Palestinian family is a highlight of the Seret London Israeli film festival.

    Anne Joseph

    Thursday, May 11, 2017

    A director's dilemma
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    Film review – Alien:Covenant

    Ridley Scott’s prequel to the long-running space-monster franchise promises weighty philosophical musings alongside the thrills. But does it deliver?

    Michael Moran

    Tuesday, May 9, 2017

    Film review – Alien:Covenant
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    The man who fought to save Europe's Jews

    Ahead of a London screening of "Not Idly By -- Peter Bergson, America and the Holocaust" Ned Temko looks back at the man who woke the world up to the horror of the Holocaust

    Ned Temko

    Friday, May 5, 2017

    The man who fought to save Europe's Jews
  • Film

    8 non-Jews in Jewish roles

    A new film stars Richard Gere as a New York 'hondler'. We take a look back at some other great examples of non-Jews in Jewish roles.

    Michael Moran

    Thursday, May 4, 2017

    8 non-Jews in Jewish roles
  • Woody Allen and Diane Keaton in Annie Hall
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    We all love Annie Hall 40 years on

    It's everyone's favourite Woody Allen film, voted funniest screenplay ever. Forty years after Annie Hall was released, Nathan Abrams considers its lasting appeal.

    Nathan Abrams

    Thursday, April 27, 2017

    We all love Annie Hall 40 years on
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    Film review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    The latest entry in the seemingly endless series of comic-book adventures film opens with a colossal, hilarious, bang and closes with a bigger, funnier one.

    Michael Moran

    Tuesday, April 25, 2017

    Film review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
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    Review: The Zookeeper's Wife

    The Zookeeper’s Wife is a film with strong narrative potential....but does it offer enough moral complexity and depth for such a powerful subject?

    Anne Joseph

    Friday, April 21, 2017

    Review: The Zookeeper's Wife