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The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)

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Starring (View all)
Michael Anderson Jr. Michael Anderson Jr.
James the Younger
Carroll Baker Carroll Baker
Veronica
Ina Balin Ina Balin
Martha of Bethany
Pat Boone Pat Boone
Angel at the Tomb
Victor Buono Victor Buono
Sorak
Richard Conte Richard Conte
Barabbas
Joanna Dunham Joanna Dunham
Mary Magdalene


Written by (View all)
James Lee Barrett James Lee Barrett
(screenplay) and
George Stevens George Stevens
(screenplay)


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8 years, 6 months ago at Jul 5 15:43
Stevens hails the story against everybody, even at Hollywood that financed this relatively boring film as a kind of penitence. You see some temptations (in the night, with Pleasence, nice photo, nice tempo)and the wrath against the merchants (before Pasolini made his version). Claude Rains is thrilling, he obscures even his son José Ferrer.
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Description: George Stevens' epic production. "My God, My God, why hast thou forsaken Me?" It is towards this climactic crossroads that the story of Jesus of Nazareth leads, and to which, at the final moment, it again looks back in triumphant retrospect. It is the anguishing crossroads where the eternal questions of faith and doubt become resolved. Star-studded cast includes Max Von Sydow (as Jesus), Dorothy McGuire (as Mary), Robert Loggia (as Joseph), Charlton Heston (as John the Baptist), Michael Anderson, Jr., Robert Blake, Jamie Farr, David McCallum, Roddy McDowall, Ina Balin, Janet Margolin, Sidney Poitier, Carroll Baker, Pat ... (more)
Release date: 9 April 1965
UPC: 027616858948
Tags: Drama (3), Epic (3), Biography (2), History (2), Suicide (2), 1965 (2), 1960s (2), Betrayal (2), Christianity (2), Execution (2), Crucifixion (2), Jesus (1), Biblical (1), American (1), Bilbical (1)
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" TITLE OF WRITTEN WORK: The Greatest Story Ever Told PUBLISHED FORMAT: novel AUTHOR/CREATOR: Fulton Oursler ORIGINAL PUBLICATION YEAR: 1949 HAVE I READ: No NOTES: Actually originated as a radio series in 1947. "


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