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Roberta Wallach in Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg

Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg

2009 NR

The history of "The Goldbergs" -- and the massive appeal and influence of its Jewish American main character -- is explored in this fascinating documentary from filmmaker Aviva Kempner. Though she is not a household name today, Molly Goldberg -- the indelible creation of writer and performer Gertrude Berg -- was one of the most popular characters on radio and television from the 1930s to the '50s.