It’s every person’s dream to meet that 120-year-old great-grandpa that you find on ancestry.com, and in Seth Rogen’s new movie, “An American Pickle,” which was released Aug. 6 on the HBO Max streaming service, Ben Greenbaum gets to do exactly that.

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“Abe,” a new coming-of-age movie starring “Stranger Things” actor Noah Schnapp is a must-watch. The under-90-minute runtime follows Abe, a 12-year-old boy who loves cooking, is a fan of social media and lives in a half-Israeli, half-Palestinian household.

Chances are good that a film like “The Last,” which takes place during Rosh Hashanah and is about a Holocaust survivor and three generations of her Jewish-American family, will be about rejoicing, introspection and repentance.

Itzhak Perlman is, perhaps, the only living classical musician whose name is recognizable in most households. A true virtuoso, his playing is like “praying with the violin” according to renowned violinmaker Amnon Weinstein.