Mel Gibson

The long legal tussle involving Mel Gibson and director Farhad Safinia against Voltage Pictures over The Professor and the Madman was settled confidentially this week, but the man who once played Mad Max is not happy with the results...

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The Professor and the Madman

In it, Gibson plays Murray, with Sean Penn as Dr. William Chester Minor, a convicted murderer who contributed 10,000 entries to the lexicon while being treated in the asylum at Broadmoor...

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Dragged Across Concrete

Gibson plays Brett Ridgeman, a detective who, with his partner, Anthony (Vince Vaughn), is suspended after a video circulates that shows them using excessive force during a drug bust. Forced to turn in his badge, Brett struggles to provide for his wife — an ex-cop pushed out of her job after a medical diagnosis — and their teenage daughter. Embittered, Brett persuades Anthony, who just bought his girlfriend an expensive engagement ring, to participate in a scheme to steal money from drug dealers...

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Dragged Across Concrete

February 27, 2019

Dragged Across Concrete

"There's a lot of imbeciles out there." Lionsgate has unveiled a trailer for Dragged Across Concrete, the latest slow burn crime thriller from acclaimed filmmaker S. Craig Zahler (of Bone Tomahawk and Brawl in Cell Block 99). This first premiered at the Venice Film Festival last year...

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The passion of the christ

When The Passion of the Christ was released in February 2004, the reaction was overwhelming. The film writer-director Mel Gibson described as a potential “career-killer” was, in fact, a phenomenal hit, becoming the then-highest grossing R-rated release of all time and accumulating over $600m in total worldwide box office receipts.

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Dragged Across Concrete

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