Duration: 127 min.
"The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, especially on the part of the jewish community. The films languages are Arabic, Latin and Hebrew and its actors are laymen which was controversially received as well.
biblical, epic, bleak, factual, brutal, rough, emotional, serious, bloody, intense ...
christianity, jesus, suffering, religion, torture, betrayal, redemption, sacrifice, life philosophy, brutality, death, last supper, mission, apostle, virgin mary, violence, christian, jewish, destiny, good versus evil, visceral, clergy, mentor, chase, tragic hero ...
ancient history, 1st century
holy land, middle east, jerusalem