The Jolson Story: Directed by Alfred E. Green. With Larry Parks, Evelyn Keyes, William Demarest, Bill Goodwin. This movie shows the idealized career of the singer Al Jolson, a little Jewish boy who goes against the will of his father in order to be in showbiz.
After being disillusioned with regard to Jolson, Chaplin considered having "This Is My Song" recorded by Petula Clark, who had a home in Switzerland near his residence. Clark's husband and manager Claude Wolff—who at the time was with Clark in Reno, Nevada —received a copy of "This Is My Song" in September 1966, and liked the song which Clark felt had special potential for success in France .
19/10/1990 · Avalon: Directed by Barry Levinson. With Leo Fuchs, Eve Gordon, Lou Jacobi, Armin Mueller-Stahl. A Polish-Jewish family comes to the U.S. at the beginning of the twentieth century.