By Sharon Waxman

Why did Joe Eszterhas release an audio recording of Mel Gibsonís rant in Costa Rica?

WaxWord did an exclusive interview with the screenwriter to ask him that question, part of our new video offering.

Also read: Mel Gibson Rage Recording in Costa Rica: 'Filthy C---sucker Whore' (Audio)

The screenwriter, speaking from his home near Cleveland, Ohio, said he wanted to respond to Gibsonís contention that Eszterhas had fabricated some or all of his allegations.
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