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 developing film about Jewish warrior
    Controversial actor/director Mel Gibson is developing a epic film about Jewish warrior hero Judah Maccabee, it has been confirmed. Gibson is notorious for his string of anti-Semitic remarks following his high profile drink-driving arrest. The 'Lethal ...
    01/22/2015 - 12:34 pm | View Link
  • Mel Gibson film about Jewish hero draws criticism
    Gibson's company, Icon Productions, is developing the movie ... participation by Gibson in the film that is expected to bring to life the warrior who is associated with the celebration of Hanukkah is a problem for some Jewish leaders.
    09/9/2011 - 10:47 pm | View Link
  • Mel Gibson developing movie about Jewish hero
    (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) Kevork Djansezian (CBS) Mel Gibson is teaming up with Warner Bros. to develop a film about the life of Jewish hero Judah Maccabee. Entertainment Weekly confirms that the Oscar-winner is working with screenwriter ...
    09/9/2011 - 12:24 pm | View Link
  • Mel Gibson and Warner Bros. developing Jewish hero epic
    Mel Gibson, the Oscar winner who has defended himself against accusations of anti-Semitism, is developing a film for ... possibility that he could act in the film. Maccabee, his four brothers and his father led the Jewish revolt against the Greek-Syrian ...
    09/9/2011 - 9:48 am | View Link
  • Mel Gibson working on Jewish film
    Mel Gibson is developing a Jewish ... for the project about Jewish warrior Judah Maccabee. The 55-year-old star - who worked with Warner Bros. on 'Lethal Weapon' - is set to have the first option to helm the film when the script has been completed and ...
    09/9/2011 - 1:47 am | View Link
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  • What Women Want What Women Want by Nancy Meyers. With Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt and Ashley Johnson.
    01/31/2015 - 2:13 pm | View Website
  • Hutton Gibson
    Hutton Peter Gibson (born August 26, 1918) is an American writer on Sedevacantism, a World War II veteran, the 1968 Jeopardy! grand champion and the father of 11 ...
    01/31/2015 - 12:47 pm | View Website
  • Mel Gibson ’s Daughter Marries a Jewish Man
    Mazel Tov Mel. Mel Gibson has faced accusations of antisemitism since a 2006 incident in which he infamously told a police officer that "the Jews are responsible for ...
    01/29/2015 - 9:03 pm | View Website
  • Mel Gibson's "Passion of the Christ": An International Hoax
    On ABC’s Primetime interview with Mel Gibson, Diane Sawyer noted the centrality of Mary Magdalene in the film as the friend who remained close to Jesus throughout ...
    01/29/2015 - 7:30 pm | View Website
  • Mel Gibson
    Early Hollywood years. Mel Gibson's first American film was Mark Rydell's 1984 drama The River, in which he and Sissy Spacek played struggling Tennessee farmers.
    01/28/2015 - 4:04 pm | View Website
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