A jewish woman is left alone in the world after the death of her father, who had been secretly teaching her talmud law in defiance of religious tradition. In streisand's film, yentl's defiance of expectation and definition, a rejection of sexist gender roles in their 1985 film quarterly review, allison fernley and paula maloof lauded streisand for departing from genre expectations. Yentl blu-ray review if the auteur theory hadn't already been in existence, it would have had to be created for barbra streisand's yentl the 1983 introspective musical version of an isaac bashevis singer short story was co-written, produced, directed, and stars barbra streisand, and in. Film in theaters leonard maltin reviews february 16, 2018 5377 marvel's black panther is, culturally and commercially, the right film at the right time the significance of bringing a black superhero to the screen at this moment cannot be overstated.
Fact is, the thought of a yentl without those campy review yentl what: one thing is sure: there was too much singing in this movie, much too much. The facts that barbra streisand has produced, directed and is co-author of ''yentl,'' and that she stars in it wearing a pillbox-contoured designer yarmulke, do not adequately convey the sincerity of the effort the best thing about ''yentl,'' which opens today at the ziegfeld and other theaters, is. Add your ratings each of the detailed ratings you select will result in a cumulative score for this film you can also write a review by clicking here. Get your own dvd of this movie at swapadvdcom if you're not yet a member, your first dvd and membership are free all you have to do is post 10 dvds you want to get rid of visit the site to find a huge selection of movies. Watch yentl online yentl the 1983 movie reviews, trailers, videos and more at yidio.
[this review contains spoilers] barbra streisand is the first woman to direct, produce, write and star in a major studio film, this one, to be more precise that makes her a unique and notable person, it's unfortunate i can't extend that same praise to this film yentl, for lack. Movie reviews for yentl mrqe metric: see what the critics had to say and watch the trailer. It represents the percentage of professional critic reviews that are positive for a given film or television show from the critics from rt users like you fresh the tomatometer is 60% or higher rotten the critic reviews for yentl. Yentl (1983) pg | 133 min jack rosenthal (screenplay), barbra streisand (screenplay), isaac bashevis singer (story yentl, the yeshiva boy) all cast & crew share facebook twitter e-mail awards this film is dedicated to my father and to all our fathers storyline plot summary.
To give you a notion of the special magic of yentl, i'd like to start with the following complicated situation: yentl, a young jewish girl, wants to be a scholar but girls are not permitted to study books so she disguises herself as a boy, and is accepted by a community of scholars she. Note: the review posted on this page reflects a personal opinion of one user we are not responsible for its content. Overview of yentl, 1983, directed by barbra streisand, with barbra streisand, mandy patinkin, amy irving, at turner classic movies.
Reviewed by glenn erickson ardent barbra streisand fans have made her movie yentl into a hotly desired dvd the only release to date is a bare bones region 2 disc from 2004 streisand supervised a. The movie: for some reason, a lot of the women in my life, both ones who were simply friends and those who were something more complicated, have had a thing for yentl i've never quite understood.
Essay movie review: yentl everyone at one time or another has felt out of place feeling unsure of one's place in society is an experience that every young adult faces but deals with differently some rebel while others comply with whatever has been set out for them by society or. Movie review: yentl everyone at one time or another has felt out of place feeling unsure of one's place in society is an experience that every. Essay movie review: yentl everyone at one time or another has felt out of place feeling unsure of one's place in society is an experience that every young adult faces but deals with differently some rebel while others comply with whatever has been set out for them by society or their.