TITLE

'Passion' Film Sparks Impassioned Response

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Church & State;Apr2004, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the debate and discussion over the film "The Passion of the Christ," directed by Mel Gibson. Film's depiction of the last hours of the life of Jesus in graphically violent detail; Accusation that Gibson fomented anti-Semitism by implying the Jews were responsible for the death of Jesus; R-rating given to the film; Incident involving the showing of the film to sixth-graders at Malcolm Elementary School.
ACCESSION #
12796183

 

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