TITLE

Gibson-ADL dialogue continues

AUTHOR(S)
Snyder, Gabriel
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/3/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 26, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the dialogue between actor Mel Gibson and the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) over the movie "The Passion of the Christ" in Los Angeles, California. Fears of ADL chief Abraham Foxman concerning the unintended consequences that might be unleashed when the film is presented to the public; Response of Gibson to the criticism; Statements of the actor quoted from his letter to Foxman.
ACCESSION #
12185211

 

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