|Among the top 50|
Mel Gibson’s “The Passion of The Christ” – grossing more than $213 million since its Feb. 25 release – already is among the top 50 films of all time at the box office.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)--As "The Passion of The Christ" took the top spot at the box office for a second weekend and touted estimated earnings in excess of $213 million, the divide remains wide between movie critics and viewers.
"People are checking it out because of word of mouth," Bob Berney, president of Passion distributor Newmarket Films, told USA Today. "It's gone beyond churches renting out theaters. We're across the board with ethnic groups and ages." Read More