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: John Lennon ‘Deserved To Be Shot’ And So Does Oksana
    I believe you announced the project with great fanfare - a Jewish Bravehear ... that Gibson was only making the film to help his tarnished reputation, Gibson replied, contrary to your assertion that I was only developing 'Maccabees' to burnish my tarnished ...
    04/11/2012 - 9:58 pm | View Link
  • Mel Gibson's Judah Maccabee film placed on hold
    I guess you only had a problem with me after Warner Brothers rejected your script," Gibson wrote. "Contrary to your assertion that I was only developing ... star in the film. The untitled drama will tell the story of the leader of the Jewish revolt against ...
    04/11/2012 - 3:46 pm | View Link
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  • Hutton Gibson
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