SOUNDS OF THE PASSION
- The Passion of the Liberal. Coulter, Ann // Human Events;3/8/2004, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p12
Discusses the complaints of liberals on the film "The Passion of the Christ," directed by Mel Gibson. Views on the savagery of Jesus' final hours; Anti-Semitic violence in the film opposed by liberals.
- Leap of Faith. // People;3/24/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p70
When Mel Gibson announced his latest project--directing 'The Passion', a $25 million film about the last hours of Jesus, with dialogue in Aramaic and Latin without subtitles--he knew it would raise eyebrows. What's certain is that Gibson, 47, is ready to run the risk. A member of the...
- Most Americans Do Not Blame All Jews. // America;4/5/2004, Vol. 190 Issue 12, p5
Presents the results of a survey on the views of U.S. citizens on the responsibility of Jews for the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Impact of the motion picture "The Passion of the Christ," directed by Mel Gibson, on the views of the respondents.
- The Revered Gaze: The Medieval Imaginary of Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ. Griffiths, Alison // Cinema Journal;Winter2007, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p3
This essay investigates medieval cathedrals, the Cyclorama of Jerusalem panorama painted in 1895, and Mel Gibson's 2004 film The Passion of the Christ as distinct but related ways of experiencing the Crucifixion, or Christ's Passion. Inscribed in each of these case studies is a notion of the...
- Mel's movie hell. // NW;3/8/2004, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p18
Reports that actor and director Mel Gibson had been accused by Jewish groups as anti-Semitic after the release of the motion picture "The Passion of the Christ." Issue over his interpretation of the role of Jews in Jesus Christ's crucifixion; Remarks from Gibson's father Hutton which worsened...
- Mel Gibsonâ€™s Big Gamble:The Passion of Christ. Hutch, Richard // Pastoral Psychology;Mar2005, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p337
Mel Gibsonâ€™s film is a creative reworking of opportunities provided by migrating to Australia as a boy and a life-long desire to be reconciled to his father, Hutton Gibson. If the film is read as a study in psychology and biography, then biblical and theological critiques, along with...
- A Semiotic Comparison Between Mel Gibsonâ€™sThe Passion of the Christand Pier Paolo Pasoliniâ€™sThe Gospel According to Saint Matthew. Leone, Massimo // Pastoral Psychology;Mar2005, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p351
The purpose of this article is to draw a comparison between Mel Gibsonâ€™s and Pier Paolo Pasoliniâ€™s filmic representations of the Passion of Jesus through semiotic instruments of analysis.
- Reflections onThe Passion of the Christ. Stuart, Laird // Pastoral Psychology;Mar2005, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p381
The purpose of this article is to offer pastoral reflections on the movie by Mel Gibson entitledThe Passion of the Christ.
- Crowd control. Crossan, John Dominic // Christian Century;3/23/2004, Vol. 121 Issue 6, p18
Examines the portrayal of Jesus Christ's Passion in the film "The Passion of the Christ" as well as the identity, purpose and size of the crowd demanding Jesus' crucifixion before Pilate in the Bible's New Testament. Omissions of the film; Types of crowds in the book of Mark; Purpose of the...