News Israel: How Denzel Washington and Dan Gilroy created an unforgettable idealist for ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’
Filmmaker Dan Gilroy was standing on the corner of 9 th and Broadway in downtown Los Angeles on a recent sunny afternoon, looking north at the canyon of marquees and buildings stretching out in front of him. This particular strip of Broadway provided the ...
News Israel: Why Are Leftists In Israel Supporting A Man Who Beat A Palestinian Up?
For the past few days, Israeli media and social networks have been abuzz with a bizarre story that is laying waste to stereotypes. In a strange twist, the brouhaha has the far left defending a soldier who allegedly beat a Palestinian to a bloody pulp ...
News Israel: Israel pushes to deport asylum seekers to Rwanda
Israel plans to deport tens of thousands of asylum seekers to a third country in Africa under threat of indefinite detention, a move that local human rights activists say violates international and Israeli laws. The Israeli cabinet approved a proposal on ...
News Israel: More than 2 years on, ex-Montco family loving life in Israel
RAMAT BEIT SHEMESH, Israel — On a third-floor balcony last month, as a cool breeze heralded the arrival of the Jewish harvest festival of Sukkoth, Ira and Lauren Somers and their six children sat inside their sukkah enjoying homemade spelt-dough pizza.
News Israel: BRIEF-Israel Corp Q3 consolidated net income of $42 mln
* Israel Corporation Ltd - consolidated net income for Q3 of 2017 was $42 million compared with a net loss of $209 million in Q3 of 2016 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
News Israel: Washington breaks new ground in 'Roman J. Israel, Esq.'
Denzel Washington, who plays a hard-to-like lawyer in "Roman J. Israel, Esq," believes he is breaking new ground with the character, stating "There is nothing like this. I haven't played a part like this." (Nov. 22) AP
News Israel: Bill would make double parking a criminal act in Israel
Double parkers may find themselves stuck in a jail cell in Israel if a new proposal there becomes law. A bill introduced in the Knesset on Monday would make the act of double parking a criminal offense on par with drunk driving and driving without a license.
News Israel: ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’: Denzel Washington delivers a performance for the ages
Denzel Washington delivers a performance for the ages in “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” an appealing if ultimately frustrating urban thriller by Dan Gilroy. Three years ago, Gilroy made an impressive directorial debut with “Nightcrawler,” a moody ...
News Israel: Washington faces trials as ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’
Rated PG-13. At AMC Loews Boston Common, Regal Fenway Stadium and suburban theaters. A legal drama showcasing a lead character who has a behavioral disorder that makes him a savant, but also makes him unable to appear in court, “Roman J. Israel, Esq.”