But the passion of the christ, more than any other film i can recall, depends upon theological considerations gibson has not made a movie that anyone would call commercial, and if it grosses millions, that will not be because anyone was entertained. The passion of the christ the passion of the christ is a film that depicts the last twelve hours of the public life of jesus of nazareth the motion picture concerns the agony, arrest, trial, suffering and death of christianity’s central figure.
Review of mel gibson's the passion of the christ i just spent the last two hours watching an innocent man get brutally tortured and eventually murdered-in painstaking, striking detail that is the thought that went through my mind as i walked out of the theater after viewing the much anticipated and highly acclaimed movie the passion of the christ.
The passion of the christ is a film about the last twelve hours of the life of jesus of nazareth's the film open's in the garden of olives where jesus went to pray after the last supper passion is a perfect word for the subject matter mel gibson examines in this film it is indeed a movie about the suffering and pain jesus undertakes, as. ''the passion of the christ'' is so relentlessly focused on the savagery of jesus' final hours that this film seems to arise less from love than from wrath, and to succeed more in assaulting the spirit than in uplifting it mr gibson has constructed an unnerving and painful spectacle that is also, in the end, a depressing one.
''the passion of the christ'' is so relentlessly focused on the savagery of jesus' final hours that this film seems to arise less from love than from wrath, and to succeed more in assaulting the. Jim caviezel portrays jesus christ, and gives us a great performance however the film is very violent as it shows the final hours in the life of jesus christ compared to gibson's braveheart, the passion of the christ, this film is not as great as that one passion of the christ plays out like a two hours torture flick more than anything. The movie, the passion of the christ is a fresh approach on the biblical story of christ’s suffering and death since it is presented in an unorthodox, yet detailed manner the film meticulously highlights the importance of christ’s passion and puts the entire experience in a humane point-of-view.
The passion of the christ may be the most artistically and commercially ambitious feature film about jesus to come out of hollywood since the 1960s it is certainly the most devout, though at first it seems odd that mel gibson should be the one to produce, write, and direct a film about the prince of peace.
The film opens in gethsemane in 'medias res as' in the dead of night some hours after the last supper jesus prays and is tempted by satan, while his apostles, peter, james, and john sleep.
The passion of the christ (also known simply as the passion) is a 2004 american biblical drama film directed by mel gibson, written by gibson and benedict fitzgerald, and starring jim caviezel as jesus christ, maia morgenstern as the virgin mary and monica bellucci as mary magdaleneit depicts the passion of jesus largely according to the gospels of matthew, mark, luke and john. The passion of the christ: a review of mel gibson's movie by rich deem summary if i were to describe mel gibson's movie, the passion of the christ, in one word, that word would be intense the movie, the passion, is the most emotionally intense movie i have ever seen if you are like me, you will experience fear, disgust, surprise, and shock.
1 critical reflections on mel gibson’s the passion of the christ rhonda hammer and douglas kellner ([email protected] and [email protected]) the february 2004 release of mel gibson’s the passion of the christ is a major. The passion of the christ is a good film, but i felt that it was a hard film to watch because of the graphic violence despite my opinions on this film, i thought this was a well acted and.