Superman

‘Is Superman Circumcised?’ ranked oddest book title of 2021

'Is Superman Circumcised?' is an in-depth examination of the Jewish roots of the character over the course of his nearly century-long lifespan.

03/12/2021

Jewish filmmaker Richard Donner passes away at 91

Donner was born in New York City to Jewish parents and became fascinated by film at a young age.

06/07/2021
Superman

Superman taught me how to be a Cuban Jew - opinion

In 2021, I know there are other Cuban Jews like me, but I didn’t know that when I was a kid

By JAKE CARSON STEINBERG/JTA
27/05/2021
Superman

Mensch of Steel: The Jewishness of Superman explored in new book

'Is Superman Circumcised? The Complete Jewish History of the World's Greatest Hero' by Roy Schwartz is an in-depth examination of the Jewish roots of the character,

19/05/2021
Siegmund Breitbart, who could pull heavy weights with his teeth, was considered one of the strongest

The Jewish muscleman who likely inspired the creators of Superman

A popular Yiddish saying went, “If a thousand Breitbarts were to arise among the Jews, the Jewish people would cease being persecuted.”

By TZVI SINENSKY / JTA
03/03/2021

Israel Elections: Gideon Sa'ar: Less Superman, more Clark Kent

Bespectacled, unassuming and understated, the founder of the New Hope party would be the first to concede he is no Netanyahu.

Superman

The return of Superman? Henry Cavill hints caped days not over

The British actor who took on the role of Superman in 'Man of Steel' hinted that talks are being held about him reprising the role in a future film.

Superman

Graphic novel tells story of Superman's Jewish creators

People have called Superman, who is sent away from his home planet just before it is destroyed, the ultimate immigrant character.

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
06/10/2018
Actor Dean Cain visits the Friends of Zion Museum in Jerusalem

Superman visits super museum

American actor Dean Cain is visiting Israel.

Jerusalem Post News

This week in 60 seconds: Stephen Hawking dies at the age of 76

Got a minute? Here's the week in review.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
15/03/2018
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