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Day of Triumph (1954)

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Inspiring...Dramatic Motion Picture of Christ...A Rich Experience!




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Release Date:

25 December 1954 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

O akanthinos stefanos  »

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(Western Electric Recording)



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1.85 : 1
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Jesus' crucifixion shows him nailed through the palms of his hands.(No ropes have been added to help the actor stay in place.) His feet have been nailed separately rather than one placed atop the other. The two thieves aren't nailed but are tied to their crosses. This emphasizes the special or unique nature of Jesus' crucifixion. See more »


Version of The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) See more »


Lyrics by Roger Wagner
Music by Daniele Amfitheatrof
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lovely, true to scripture
28 October 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I had the pleasure of attending a seminar this weekend given by the producer's son, Father Jim Friedrich. The seminar was "Jesus in the Movies." This film was blacklisted in the 1950s, so it was not widely seen. It is quite true to the scriptures. Christ looks "older" than 33, in fact,t he whole film has a very 1950s feel to it. But it is quite enjoyable. There is an especially wonderful scene between Mary Magdalene and her servant. Lee J Cobb and Mike Connors give very good performances. In the opening scene, the first word is said by Jesus, "Listen." It is powerful and compelling. This film is not easy to find, but worth looking for.

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