Focused on the last 12 hours of the life of Jesus Christ, Mel Gibson's The Passion Of The Christ is an intense, brutal and striking telling of the biblical story. Also controversial in that many people feel it unfairly portrays the Jews in the story, the film is completely in Aramaic and Latin with subtitles. Staunchly dividing critics and viewers, the movie inspires great debate and talk on religious matters.
Matera European Culture Capital 2019 - update 2
(ANSA) - Rome, October 17 - The southern Italian city of Matera was picked Friday as European Culture Capital 2019. The Basilicata tourist mecca is famed for its UNESCO-listed 'Sassi' City of Stone that has formed the backdrop to several films including The Passion of the Christ.Faith-based movies go mainstream with Nicolas Cage in ?Left Behind?
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Rating: * by Matt Brunson LEFT BEHIND*DIRECTED BY Vic ArmstrongSTARS Nicolas Cage, Chad Michael Murray It was Mel Gibson, of all people, who demonstrated that it's possible to make a quality picture with overt Christian themes without bludgeoning the audience with heavy-handed proselytizing.? [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
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