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Dismas the Good Thief (Character)
from Dawn of Victory (1966)

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Alternate Names:
Bom Ladro / Desmas / Desmas the Good Thief / Dimas / Disma / Dismas / Dismas the Thief / Dysmas / Good Thief / Good Thief on Cross / Mercy Thief / Penitent Thief / The Good Thief / Thief on Cross / Thief on the Cross


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  1. The Thirst of Christ (2019) Played by Erik Fellows (as Dismas)

  2. Ben-Hur (2016) Played by Moises Arias (as Dismas)
  3. La espina de Dios (2015) Played by Antonio Meléndez Peso (as Dimas)
  4. Jesús de Nazaret (2014) Played by Ricardo Rojas (as Dimas)
  5. Jesus: The Desire of Ages (2014) Played by Kevin Fox (as Good Thief) / Espen Scarborough (as Good Thief)
  6. I.N.R.I. (2013) Played by Wilson Bondesen (as Penitent Thief)
  7. Good Friday (2010) Played by Xander Bailey (as Thief on Cross)

  8. Upon This Rock (2009) (V) Played by Mandell Frazier (as Thief on Cross)
  9. Crucifixion (2008) (TV) Played by Alden Olmsted (as Thief on the Cross) / Erik Jorn Sundquist (as Thief on the Cross)
  10. "The Easter Experience" (2007) TV series Played by Garret Patton (as Mercy Thief)
  11. The Passion of the Christ (2004) Played by Sergio Rubini (as Dismas)
    ... aka "The Passion Recut" - International (English title) (cut version), USA (recut version)
  12. The Friends of Jesus - Judas (2001) (TV) Played by Omar Lahlou (as Disma)
    ... aka "Gli amici di Gesù - Giuda" - Italy (original title)
    ... aka "Close to Jesus" - USA (DVD box title)
    ... aka "Judas" - Europe (English title)
  13. The Cross (2001) Played by Joe Demonico (as Thief on Cross) / German Leonne (as Thief on Cross)

  14. Kristo (1996) Played by Christopher De Leon (as Dimas)
  15. "Screen Two"
        - All Things Bright and Beautiful (1994) TV episode, Played by Gabriel Byrne (as The Good Thief)

  16. The Jesus Film (1979) Played by Oshik Levi (as Desmas)
    ... aka "Jesus" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "The Jesus Movie" - USA (video title)
    ... aka "Word-for-Word, the Bible on Video: Gospel of Luke" - USA (video box title)
  17. 39 Stripes (1979) Played by Joseph Jones (as Thief on the Cross)

  18. Dawn of Victory (1966) Played by Douglas Dick (as Dysmas)
  19. The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) Played by Richard Bakalyan (as Good Thief on Cross)
    ... aka "George Stevens Presents The Greatest Story Ever Told" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)
  20. Ro.Go.Pa.G. (1963) Played by Mario Cipriani (as Good Thief)
    ... aka "Rogopag" - France, International (English title) (alternative spelling)
    ... aka "Chastity" - International (English title) (segment title)
    ... aka "Curd Cheese" - International (English title) (segment title)
    ... aka "Free Range Chicken" - International (English title) (segment title)
    ... aka "The New World" - International (English title) (segment title)
  21. Pontius Pilate (1962) Played by Claudio Scarchilli (as Disma)
    ... aka "Ponzio Pilato" - Italy (original title)
  22. King of Kings (1961) Played by Luis Prendes (as Good Thief)
    ... aka "Samuel Bronston's Production King of Kings" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)

  23. "General Electric Theater"
    ... aka "G.E. Theater" - USA (English title) (informal short title)
    ... aka "G.E. True Theater" - USA (English title) (tenth season title)
        - A Child Is Born (1956) TV episode, Played by Harve Presnell (as Dismas)
        - A Child Is Born (1955) TV episode, Played by Theodore Uppman (as Dismas the Thief)
  24. Wine of Morning (1955) Played by Bob Jones III (as Dysmas)
  25. Day of Triumph (1954) Played by Renny McEvoy (as Dismas)
  26. Judas' Kiss (1954) Played by Francisco Arenzana (as Dimas)
    ... aka "El beso de Judas" - Spain (original title)
  27. I Beheld His Glory (1953) (TV) Played by I. Stanford Jolley (as Dismas)
  28. "Family Theatre"
        - I Beheld His Glory (1953) TV episode, Played by I. Stanford Jolley (as Dismas)
  29. O Mártir do Calvário (1953) (TV) Played by Araken Saldanha (as Bom Ladro)
  30. "Lux Video Theatre"
    ... aka "Summer Video Theatre" - USA (summer title)
        - A Child Is Born (1952) TV episode, Played by Dan Morgan (as Dismas)
        - A Child Is Born (1951) TV episode, Played by Robert Morgan (as Dismas)
        - A Child Is Born (1950) TV episode, Played by Robert Morgan (as Dismas)
  31. El mártir del Calvario (1952) Played by José Chávez (as Dimas)
    ... aka "The Martyr of Calvary" - USA (literal English title)
  32. "The Living Christ Series" Played by I. Stanford Jolley (as Desmas the Good Thief)
    ... aka "Greatest Bible Stories" - USA (cable TV title)
    ... aka "The Life of Christ" - USA (DVD title)
    ... aka "The Story of Jesus" - USA (video title)
        - Crucifixion and Resurrection (1951) TV episode, Played by I. Stanford Jolley

  33. "Actor's Studio"
    ... aka "The Play's the Thing" - USA (last season title)
        - A Child Is Born (1949) TV episode, Played by John Sylvester (as Dismas)
  34. Which Will Ye Have? (1949) Played by Robert Long (as Dismas)
  35. Reina de reinas: La Virgen María (1948) Played by Guillermo Bravo Sosa (as Dimas)
    ... aka "Queen of Queens: The Virgin Mary" - International (English title) (literal English title)
  36. María Magdalena, pecadora de Magdala (1946) Played by Guillermo Bravo Sosa (as Dimas)
    ... aka "Jesucristo y María Magdalena" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "Mary Magdalene, Sinner of Magdala" - International (English title) (literal English title)
  37. Jesus of Nazareth (1942) Played by Eduardo Sánchez (as Dimas)
    ... aka "Jesús de Nazareth" - Mexico (original title)

  38. The King of Kings (1927) Played by Clarence Burton (as Dysmas)

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Fun Stuff

From The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Dismas: I ask only that you remember me when you enter your kingdom.
Jesus: Amen, I tell you that you that on this day you will be with me in paradise.
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