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December 25, 2014 1:49 am

Exodus on Screen (REVIEW) - The story of the Exodus from Egypt is a tale as old as time itself, to borrow a turn of phrase. It's...

October 29, 2014 12:24 pm

‘Fury’ a Blistering Account of World War II—Sans the Holocaust - Going into a World War II film, audiences expect to see 70-year-old battle scenes play out on the big screen, in sometimes...

June 11, 2014 6:07 pm

‘The German Doctor’ Reveals the Same Inhumane Mengele - Seven decades after the Holocaust, Josef Mengele is still a difficult name to stomach, as the repercussions of his medical experiments echo...

May 14, 2014 10:44 am

‘Jewish Cardinal’ Film Examines Dual Religious Loyalty - Believe it or not, the recently canonized Pope John Paul II had a Jewish Cardinal as an occasional adviser in the 1980s. The...

April 9, 2014 7:16 am

Darren Aronofsky Adds Psychological Depth, Little Else to ‘Noah’ - Has the era of large-scale biblical epics returned? Not since "The Ten Commandments" has there been so much torrential water on...

February 21, 2014 7:36 am

‘Monuments Men’ Find Art, But Little Historical or Emotional Resonance (REVIEW) - After its release was pushed back two months from prime Oscar-nomination territory, "The Monuments Men," based on Robert M. Edsel's nonfiction...


Portugal Opens Inquiry Into Roman Abramovich’s Citizenship

The Portuguese authority responsible for nationality matters has opened an internal inquiry into the granting of citizenship to billionaire Chelsea...


Report: Netanyahu Gives Permission to Advance Plea Deal Negotiations

i24 News – Israel's former prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave permission to move forward with negotiations for a plea deal, Israel's Kan reported Monday. Netanyahu and his family met with their...

Middle East

Turkey’s Halkbank Shares Jump After US Prosecution Put on Hold

Turkey's Halkbank shares climbed more than 8% on Monday after a US appeals court put its prosecution by the federal government, for allegedly helping Iran evade American sanctions, on hold...

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