The Passion of the Christ

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"By his wounds, we were healed."
  • R
  • 2004
  • 2 hr 6 min
  • 7.2  (222,260)
  • 47

In the religious drama The Passion of the Christ, a young Jewish man is tortured and killed for his radical religious beliefs. The Passion of the Christ was criticized on its release for its gleeful violence. Mel Gibson directs. In Gethsemane, Jesus Christ prays in the night while his disciples Peter, James, and John sleep. Satan appears to Jesus in a hooded ghost-like androgynous, albino form, and tempts him. Jesus' sweat turns into blood and drips to the ground while a serpent emerges from Satan's guise. Hearing his disciples, he rebukes Satan by crushing the snake's head. Bribed disciple Judas Iscariot leads a group of temple guards to the forest and betrays Jesus' identity. As the guards arrest Jesus, a fight erupts wherein Peter draws his dagger and slashes the ear of Malchus, one of the guards and a servant of the high priest Caiaphas. Jesus heals Malchus' injury while reprimanding Peter. As the disciples flee, the guards secure Jesus, and beat him during the journey to the Sanhedrin. John informs Mary, mother of Jesus and Mary Magdalene of the arrest, while Peter follows Jesus and his captors. Magdalene begs a passing Roman patrol to intervene but a temple guard claims she is unbalanced. Caiaphas holds trial over the objection of some priests who are expelled from the court, during which false accusations and witnesses are brought against Jesus. When Caiaphas asks him whether he is the Son of God, Jesus replies, "I am". Caiaphas angrily tears his robes and Jesus is condemned to death for blasphemy. Peter is confronted by the surrounding mob for following Jesus. After cursing at the mob during the third denial, Peter flees when he recalls Jesus's forewarning of his defense. A guilt-ridden Judas attempts to return the money he was paid in order to have Jesus freed, but is refused by the priests. Tormented by demons, he runs away from the city and hangs himself.

The Passion of the Christ
The Passion Of The Christ: Recut
The Passion Of The Christ: Recut

Trailer - 54 sec

The Passion Of The Christ: Jesus In The Garden With Satan
The Passion Of The Christ: Jesus In The Garden With Satan

Clip - 1 min 38 sec

The Passion Of The Christ
The Passion Of The Christ

Trailer - 42 sec

The Passion Of The Christ: Judas Betrays Jesus
The Passion Of The Christ: Judas Betrays Jesus

Clip - 1 min 27 sec

The Passion Of The Christ: So Be It
The Passion Of The Christ: So Be It

Clip - 37 sec

The Passion Of The Christ: Danger
The Passion Of The Christ: Danger

Clip - 2 min 1 sec

Description
In the religious drama The Passion of the Christ, a young Jewish man is tortured and killed for his radical religious beliefs. The Passion of the Christ was criticized on its release for its gleeful violence. Mel Gibson directs. In Gethsemane, Jesus Christ prays in the night while his disciples Peter, James, and John sleep. Satan appears to Jesus in a hooded ghost-like androgynous, albino form, and tempts him. Jesus' sweat turns into blood and drips to the ground while a serpent emerges from Satan's guise. Hearing his disciples, he rebukes Satan by crushing the snake's head.

Bribed disciple Judas Iscariot leads a group of temple guards to the forest and betrays Jesus' identity. As the guards arrest Jesus, a fight erupts wherein Peter draws his dagger and slashes the ear of Malchus, one of the guards and a servant of the high priest Caiaphas. Jesus heals Malchus' injury while reprimanding Peter. As the disciples flee, the guards secure Jesus, and beat him during the journey to the Sanhedrin.

John informs Mary, mother of Jesus and Mary Magdalene of the arrest, while Peter follows Jesus and his captors. Magdalene begs a passing Roman patrol to intervene but a temple guard claims she is unbalanced. Caiaphas holds trial over the objection of some priests who are expelled from the court, during which false accusations and witnesses are brought against Jesus. When Caiaphas asks him whether he is the Son of God, Jesus replies, "I am". Caiaphas angrily tears his robes and Jesus is condemned to death for blasphemy. Peter is confronted by the surrounding mob for following Jesus. After cursing at the mob during the third denial, Peter flees when he recalls Jesus's forewarning of his defense. A guilt-ridden Judas attempts to return the money he was paid in order to have Jesus freed, but is refused by the priests. Tormented by demons, he runs away from the city and hangs himself.

The Passion of the Christ is a 2004 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 6 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2 and a MetaScore of 47.

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  • Release Date
    2004
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 6 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (222,260)
  • Metascore
    47