Godspell

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  • G
  • 1973
  • 1 hr 42 min
  • 6.5  (3,266)
  • 65

A musical and a slightly whimsical modern-day version of the gospels in the Bible. Starting with the book of Matthew, it opens with John the Baptist calling a contrasting group of young men and women in New York from their workaday lives to come and follow, and learn from Jesus. This group of people become a roving acting troupe. This group of men enact these famous parables through song and dance, also through comedy, and mime. Many of the scenes take place in well-known sites in New York, which are mostly empty. It all comes to a head and ends with Jesus' ministry and with a last supper. Also depicts his Crucifixion in a junkyard. The film ends with a scene the following morning, with Christ's dead body being carried aloft by his apostles back into the world of the living on the streets of New York

Godspell
Godspell
Godspell

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A musical and a slightly whimsical modern-day version of the gospels in the Bible. Starting with the book of Matthew, it opens with John the Baptist calling a contrasting group of young men and women in New York from their workaday lives to come and follow, and learn from Jesus. This group of people become a roving acting troupe. This group of men enact these famous parables through song and dance, also through comedy, and mime. Many of the scenes take place in well-known sites in New York, which are mostly empty. It all comes to a head and ends with Jesus' ministry and with a last supper. Also depicts his Crucifixion in a junkyard. The film ends with a scene the following morning, with Christ's dead body being carried aloft by his apostles back into the world of the living on the streets of New York

Godspell is a 1973 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 42 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 65.

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  • Release Date
    1973
  • MPAA Rating
    G
  • Runtime
    1 hr 42 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (3,266)
  • Metascore
    65