12 April 2012 11:16 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Anti-Defamation League National Director Abraham Foxman and other Jewish leaders slammed Mel Gibson this week after screenwriter Joe Eszterhas accused his film former collaborator of “hating Jews” and repeatedly making anti-Semitic remarks.  In a nine-page letter obtained by TheWrap, Eszterhas says Gibson repeatedly referred to Jews as "Hebes," "oven-dodgers" and "Jewboys" and described the Holocaust as "mostly a lot of horseshit." Also read: Joe Eszterhas Explodes at Mel Gibson: 'You Hate Jews' (Exclusive) The two men had been working together on a movie about Jewish hero Judah Maccabee, whose victory over Greek and Syrian armies »


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