Most Popular Yiddish-Language Feature Films
A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family. Dir: John Lasseter, Joe Ranft With: Owen Wilson, Bonnie Hunt, Paul Newman Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Sport 117 mins.
To ruin a western town, a corrupt political boss appoints a black sheriff, who promptly becomes his most formidable adversary. Dir: Mel Brooks With: Cleavon Little, Gene Wilder, Slim Pickens Comedy | Western 93 mins.
Mary and Max
A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York. Dir: Adam Elliot With: Toni Collette, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Eric Bana Animation | Comedy | Drama 92 mins.
A Serious Man
Larry Gopnik, a Midwestern mathematics teacher, watches his life unravel over multiple sudden incidents. Though seeking meaning and answers amidst his turmoils, he seems to keep sinking. Dir: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen With: Michael Stuhlbarg, Richard Kind, Sari Lennick Comedy | Drama 106 mins.
New York, I Love You
Several love stories set in one of the most loved cities of the world, New York. Dir: Fatih Akin, Yvan Attal With: Shia LaBeouf, Natalie Portman, Bradley Cooper Comedy | Drama | Romance 103 mins.
Tom Regan, an advisor to a Prohibition-era crime boss, tries to keep the peace between warring mobs but gets caught in divided loyalties. Dir: Joel Coen With: Gabriel Byrne, Albert Finney, John Turturro Crime | Drama | Thriller 115 mins.
Fanny and Alexander
Two young Swedish children experience the many comedies and tragedies of their family, the Ekdahls. Dir: Ingmar Bergman With: Bertil Guve, Pernilla Allwin, Börje Ahlstedt Drama 188 mins.
Parody of WWII spy movies in which an American rock and roll singer becomes involved in a Resistance plot to rescue a scientist imprisoned in East Germany. Dir: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker With: Val Kilmer, Omar Sharif, Jeremy Kemp Comedy 90 mins.
A graduate history student is unwittingly caught in the middle of an international conspiracy involving stolen diamonds, an exiled Nazi war criminal, and a rogue government agent. Dir: John Schlesinger With: Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider Thriller 125 mins.
Pianist David Helfgott, driven by his father and teachers, has a breakdown. Years later he returns to the piano, to popular if not critical acclaim. Dir: Scott Hicks With: Geoffrey Rush, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Justin Braine Biography | Drama | Music | Romance 105 mins.