Ushpizin

There's little difference between this joyful holiday film and the standard-issue yuletide-miracle movie, except that the holiday isn't Christmas — it's the Jewish harvest festival of Succoth and the celebrants belong to Jerusalem's ultra-Orthodox Jewish community. Succoth, which usually falls in September or October and lasts seven days, commemorates...read more

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Ushpizin - Official Trailer
01:24 — Heart warming and light hearted look at the daily lives of ultra-Orthodox Jews learning, living and loving in modern-day Israel.
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01:28 — Moshe and Mali Bellanga are a poor couple in Jerusalem. They cannot pay their bills, after Moshe is passed over for a stipend he expected, much less p (more…)

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  • Released: 2005
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: There's little difference between this joyful holiday film and the standard-issue yuletide-miracle movie, except that the holiday isn't Christmas — it's the Jewish harvest festival of Succoth and the celebrants belong to Jerusalem's ultra-Orthodox Jewish c… (more)

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