> I thought the best part of that movie, actually, was the use of Latin,
> which was really, really right.
> Seeing a movie in Aramaic and Latin would be my chief motivation to go.
> A weird motive perhaps, but I too know how it comes out and as a
> younger person took part in a number of Passion celebrations (liturgical
> not dramatic) and am not a fan of really bloody movies.
After having thought about it all day, I wonder if having the film in
foreign languages helped 'buffer' the audience, (keeping them
more in the third person and not getting too caught up in what
was happening.) Thoughts?