It’s exciting to see Shyamalan on such confident footing once more, all these years later.
This version of "The Passion of the Christ" has not been given a star rating.
Mel Gibson takes another cut at "The Passion" with this toned-down, unrated version of his bigger, longer, and uncut R-rated 2004 smash hit, "The Passion of the Christ." The recut eliminates five or six minutes of gore and violence in an attempt, according to Gibson, to make it more palatable for "Aunt Martha or Uncle Harry."
Of the original version, which opened on Ash Wednesday 2004, Roger Ebert wrote: