When Billy Crystal Turns Into (As Robin Williams Puts It) An “Angry Old Jew”

“Among the topics that can bring this out in Mr. Crystal, 65, … are the acknowledgment of his advancing years; personal losses he has experienced; and, tangentially, the labored creation of his 2012 film, Parental Guidance, which cast him and Bette Midler as unconventional grandparents, and which he said was not an easy sell at the major movie studios.”