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Review: Rebecca Schull, bold ideas and lots of words in identity drama ‘The Last’

Newlyweds Josh (A.J. Cedeño), a modern Orthodox Jew, and Olivia (a luminous Jill Durso), his Jewish-convert wife, are gobsmacked when Josh’s 92-year-old, dying great-grandma, Claire (Rebecca Schull), reveals that not only is she not actually Jewish, as she’s pretended all their lives, but that she worked as a Nazi nurse during World War II.