The Jesus Film

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  • NR
  • 2016
  • 2 hr 10 min
  • 7.1  (2,664)

The Jesus Film is a historical drama film that depicts the life of Jesus Christ from his birth to his death and resurrection. Directed by Peter Sykes and John Krish, the film was released in 1979 and is based on the Gospel of Luke. The film stars Brian Deacon as Jesus Christ, Rivka Neuman as Mary Magdalene and Alexander Scourby as the voice of the Evangelist. The movie was shot in the Middle East and features an all-star cast of thousands of local extras.

The film begins with the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem, where he is visited by shepherds, and the wise men who bring him gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. The film then shows Jesus growing up, preaching in the synagogues and healing the sick.

Jesus' ministry is shown in the film and covers a wide variety of biblical events, including the feeding of the multitude, the healing of the blind, and the raising of Lazarus from the dead. Throughout his ministry, Jesus faces opposition from religious leaders who are against his teachings.

The film culminates with the final days of Jesus' life, including his arrest, trial and ultimately his crucifixion. Even during his crucifixion, Jesus shows an incredible amount of compassion and forgiveness towards his persecutors.

In addition to the film's portrayal of Jesus' life, the movie also features a powerful score composed by Patrick Williams, which adds to the emotional impact of the story.

The Jesus Film is a must-see movie for anyone interested in the life and teachings of Jesus Christ. The film presents a faithful portrayal of the events that took place during Jesus' life, and does so with an incredible amount of detail and attention to historical accuracy.

The film has a universal appeal and can be enjoyed by people of all ages and backgrounds. With its powerful imagery, emotional score, and incredible performances by the cast, The Jesus Film is a powerful and moving cinematic experience that will stay with viewers long after the movie is over.

Overall, The Jesus Film is a testament to the enduring appeal of the story of Jesus Christ and is a movie that should be seen by anyone looking to learn more about one of the most important figures in human history.

The Jesus Film is a 2016 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 10 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

The Jesus Film
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    2 hr 10 min
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (2,664)