A comedy about a Jewish super-hero who tries to save Chanukah soon will be released. Modeled after the “blaxploitation” films of the 1970s, “The Hebrew Hammer” will open in New York on Dec. 19. The movie stars Adam Goldberg, who played Pvt. Mellish in “Saving Private Ryan.”
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