Der beglückte Florindo (HWV 3) | Sie frohlocken über ihr Glück und preisen Judas. Rodelinda, regina de’ Langobardi (HWV 19) | The screenwriter noted that he had an anger problem but said he understood how to make a movie of the story of Maccabee on a “Braveheart”-like scale. Der in Krohnen erlangte Glücks-Wechsel, oder: Almira, Königin von Castilien (HWV 1) | Judas Maccabeus - Handel. Der für die Sünde der Welt gemarterte und sterbende Jesus (Brockes-Passion) (HWV 48) | In 165 B.C., Jewish leader Maccabee led his brothers in revolt against the Seleucid Empire, ruled by Antiochus Epiphanes who had forbidden Jewish practices. ", Jewish groups were outraged after news broke in September that Gibson had reached a production deal with Warner's to direct the story of Judah Maccabee, whose victory over Greek and Syrian armies is celebrated at Hanukkah. Il trionfo del Tempo e della Verità (HWV 46b) | Nachdem in der Schlacht bei Culloden die aufständischen Jakobiten von dem königlichen Heer unter Wilhelm August, Herzog von Cumberland (ein Sohn Georgs II. Imeneo (HWV 41) | With Amleto Novelli, Gianna Terribili-Gonzales, Lia Orlandini, Aldo Sinimberghi. Genserico (HWV A 2) | Im Laufe der Zeit bereicherte er es um einige attraktive Nummern, die er aus anderen Oratorien übernahm, ohne dabei irgendetwas aus der Uraufführungsversion zu streichen. Susanna (HWV 66) | Messiah (HWV 56) | Gibson was detained by police in Malibu for drunken driving in 2006 and found himself embroiled in a public relations fiasco when reports surfaced that he had launched into expletive-laden anti-Semitic remarks while in custody. "Casting him as a director or perhaps as the star of 'Judah Maccabee' is like casting Madoff to be the head of the Securities and Exchange Commission," Hier said in a statement after the project was announced. Warner Bros. has put on hold a controversial Mel Gibson movie project about the Jewish Maccabee revolt in the 2nd Century B.C. To continue reading for free, provide your email below. Forums. The decision not to proceed with you was based on the quality of your script, not on any other factor. Arminio (HWV 36) | L’Elpidia, ovvero Li rivali generosi (HWV A 1) | Gospel of Judas, an ancient Gnostic Gospel "Judas" (short story), a 1967 short story by John Brunner; Judas, a 2004 manga by Suu Minazuki; Film. A spokesman for the studio told TheWrap:  "We are analyzing what to do with the project. You hate Jews.”. He wrote: “I’ve come to the conclusion that the reason you won’t make ‘The Maccabees’ is the ugliest possible one. The Alchemist (HWV 43) | Judas Maccabaeus (HWV 63; dt. But in an explosive letter to Gibson obtained by TheWrap, Eszterhas said that the director never planned to make the movie, and was using him to deflect Gibson's anti-Semitic reputation. Arbace (HWV A 10) | April 1746 endgültig geschlagen wurden, machte er sich an ein Werk zur Huldigung des Feldherrn. Die durch Blut und Mord erlangte Liebe, oder: Nero (HWV 2) | L’Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato (HWV 55) | Tolomeo, re di Egitto (HWV 25) | Instead, I am happy that our Jewish friends have given us the opportunity through their Biblical history to portray a period which Hercules (HWV 60) | Riccardo I., re d’Inghilterra (HWV 23) | Esther (Haman and Mordecai) (Masque, HWV 50a; HWV 50b) | Judas Maccabeus, founder of the Hasmonean dynasty; Judas Barsabbas, companion of the apostles Paul, Barnabas and Silas, emissary of the Church of Jerusalem to the Church at Antioch; Books. Das Libretto schrieb Thomas Morell nach den Erzählungen des (apokryphen) Ersten Buches der Makkabäer (1 Makk 2-8) rund um den jüdischen Freiheitskämpfer Judas Makkabäus. Giove in Argo (HWV A 14), International Music Score Library Project, Der in Krohnen erlangte Glücks-Wechsel, oder: Almira, Königin von Castilien, Die durch Blut und Mord erlangte Liebe, oder: Nero, Vincer se stesso è la maggior vittoria (Rodrigo), Der für die Sünde der Welt gemarterte und sterbende Jesus (Brockes-Passion), https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Judas_Maccabaeus&oldid=203839019, „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“, Eupolemus, jüdischer Gesandter in Rom: Thomas Reinhold (Bass). Am 2. Berenice, regina d’Egitto (HWV 38) | Jephtha (HWV 70) | Enjoy! Athalia (HWV 52) | After the great Macedonian's death, his empire was divided between his generals, and Judea became part of the Seleucid Empire. Judah was the eldest son of Mattathias (the son of Jochanan), the High Priest, who instigated the revolt by killing the Greek official Nikanor after a pig was slaughtered in the Holy Temple. Judas Maccabaeus entwickelte sich schnell zu Händels populärstem Oratorium, das regelmäßig wiederaufgenommen wurde. Eszterhas (pictured at left) delivered the script in late February, and Warner's has since passed on it, according to an individual close to the project.