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 ...
    11/14/2014 - 3:58 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, Warner Bros. developing Jewish hero epic
    LOS ANGELES — Mel Gibson, the Oscar winner who has defended himself against accusations of anti-Semitism, is developing a film ... 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 - 2:09 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
  • Mel Gibson Developing Jewish Warrior Film With SHOWGIRLS Scribe
    Despite his much publicized rants which included several racist outbursts, including Gibson lashing out at a Jewish police officer for his beliefs; it appears the disgraced actor is developing a true story film based on the Jewish revolt against Greek ...
    09/8/2011 - 11:33 pm | View Link
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  • Critique of Mel Gibson 's "Passion of Christ"
    Diane Sawyer’s aptly titled interview, Mel Gibson’s Passion (February 16th on ABC's Primetime), revealed that the most controversial film so far this year is the ...
    11/26/2014 - 2:45 am | View Website
  • What the Hell Happened to Mel Gibson? | lebeau's le Blog
    Among the WTHHT subjects thus far, Mel Gibson is probably the entree whom I feel the least amount of sympathy for. Mel is pretty much the poster child of a Hollywood ...
    11/25/2014 - 10:13 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.
    11/25/2014 - 8:37 am | View Website
  • What Women Want What Women Want by Nancy Meyers. With Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt and Ashley Johnson.
    11/24/2014 - 11:12 pm | View Website
  • ADL and Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ"
    The ADL answers frequently asked questions on Mel Gibson\'s film, The Passion of the Christ, and how it affects Jews, Christians, and interfaith relations.
    11/24/2014 - 1:46 pm | View Website
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