The Hebrew Hammer

You don't have to be Jewish to love Jonathan Kesselman's uneven, profane and occasionally flat-out hilarious parody of vintage blaxploitation pictures, but it helps. Mordechai Jefferson Carver (Adam Goldberg) is a tough talking private dick (yes, there's a joke) from Brooklyn who fears no one but his formidably solicitous mother (Nora Dunn). As the Hammer...read more

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

Video ClipsSee all »

Trailer
01:59 — By creating The Hebrew Hammer, Kesselman has brought to life a character rarely seen in Hollywood or off-Hollywood films: a sexy and powerful Jewish a (more…)

Cast & Details See all »

  • Released: 2003
  • Rating: R
  • Review: You don't have to be Jewish to love Jonathan Kesselman's uneven, profane and occasionally flat-out hilarious parody of vintage blaxploitation pictures, but it helps. Mordechai Jefferson Carver (Adam Goldberg) is a tough talking private dick (yes, there's a… (more)

Show More »