Mel Gibson Developing Film About Jewish Hero

Mel Gibson developing film about Jewish hero

Mel Gibson and Joe Ezsterhas will collaborate for an untitled drama about Jewish warrior Judah Maccabee, it was first reported late Thursday, and now, Jewish leaders are speaking out about what they feel is hypocrisy in having Gibson involved.

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  • Mel Gibson to Produce Film About Judah Maccabee
    Mel Gibson, king of prejudiced rants, is developing a film about a Jewish warrior. He will produce the film for Warner Bros. via his Icon Productions. Joe Eszterhas, the writer for Basic Instinct and Showgirls, has been tapped to write the historical war ...
    09/9/2011 - 7:25 am | View Link
  • Irony alert: Mel Gibson to make Jewish hero movie
    Notorious for his anti-Semitic rants, Gibson is developing a movie about Judah Maccabee — one of the greatest warriors in Jewish lore The story: Mel Gibson is — surprise ... possibly star in and direct — the film. "This subject matter is a decided ...
    09/9/2011 - 5:57 am | View Link
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