However, that intensity shows up on screen sometimes, which is why he still gets work. If he makes another movie that interests me, I'll go see it. His offensive comments are no worse than Matt Damon's, Loony Clooney's, et al.
Mel received several wake-up calls in recent years, but failed to heed the warnings. Now he will pay a great price, if not in Hollyweird money, at least in relationships. I am not so sure his threats to his baby-mama are not criminal, too.