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Satire: Focus Group on Gibson's 'Passion'

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Satire: Focus Group on Gibson's 'Passion'

Satire: Focus Group on Gibson's 'Passion'

Satire: Focus Group on Gibson's 'Passion'

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Satirists Bruce Kluger and David Slavin poke fun at Hollywood's tendency to make movies that seem familiar to audiences. Kluger and Slavin take the idea to its extremes with a mock "focus group" that tries to recast Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ with all the ingredients of a typical Mel Gibson film. They want Danny Glover and Joe Pesci in featured roles.

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