Mel Gibson Says 'Maccabees' Script Sucked, Accuses Eszterhas of Sabotage 39 weeks ago
Mel Gibson has fired another volley in his seemingly never-ending war of words with screenwriter Joe Eszterhas over their abandoned film...
By Tim Kenneally
Screenwriter Joe Eszterhas also calls upon Gibson to apologize for his own anti-Semitic remarks
Amazon is putting out the short book by Joe Eszterhas about Mel Gibson on June 6
Mel Gibson, appearing on the "Tonight Show With Jay Leno," asks: "Has it really come to the place where you can't blow off steam in your own home?"
In an exclusive interview with WaxWord, Joe Eszterhas explains why he felt releasing the rant was a necessary move
Mel Gibson's recent rage was recorded. TheWrap obtained a copy from screenwriter Joe Eszterhas - you can listen for yourself
The vacation home in Costa Rica where Mel Gibson's blowup occurred in December; the photos were taken by screenwriter Joe Eszterhas' son Nick
Warning: Mel Gibson's rant to Joe Eszterhas over the "Maccabees" script contains highly-offensive language
It’s exceedingly bloody, it’s hardly mainstream – and it is in every way a Jewish “Braveheart,” just as Joe Eszterhas claimed.
Howard Kurtz, the esteemed media critic for Newsweek and The Daily Beast, and I discuss the Mel Gibson – Joe Eszterhas brouhaha
Joe Eszterhas, in an exclusive interview with TheWrap, details Mel Gibson's anti-Semitic obsession, frequent rages and threats to Oksana Grigorieva
After Joe Eszterhas letter alleges Mel Gibson threatened to kill Oksana Grigorieva, it looks like the former couple's legal feud might reignite (offensive language)
Abraham Foxman and other Jewish leaders condemn Mel Gibson in the wake of allegations that the actor called Jews "Hebes" and "oven-dodgers"
According to Joe Eszterhas, Mel Gibson had harsh words to say about John Lennon, Walter Cronkite and Ari Emanuel
Full text of screenwriter's letter to "Braveheart" star
“I’m going to have her killed!” Read the nine-page letter
Joe Eszterhas, in an explosive nine-page letter to Mel Gibson obtained by TheWrap, writes: "The reason you won’t make 'The Maccabees' is the ugliest possible one. You hate Jews"
Studio says script didn't work, move comes after Jewish groups were outraged to learn that Gibson would produce and direct
Veteran screenwriter Joe Eszterhas says that he thinks Mel Gibson is the right one to direct the Judah Maccabee movie despite accusations of anti-Semitism. "We'll find out when he reads the script"
The embattled actor seeks to return to form with an action epic showing the Biblical battle of the Jews against their oppressors, but the Anti-Defamation League objects
The actor tells TheWrap: "You can’t shy away from a moment when it’s there”