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The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) Poster

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From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth (1912)
based on the same bible story
The King of Kings (1927)
based on the same bible story
Behold the Man (1935)
based on the same bible story
El mártir del Calvario (1952)
based on the same bible story
Day of Triumph (1954)
based on the same bible story
King of Kings (1961)
based on the same bible story
The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964)
based on the same bible story
Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (1973)
based on the same bible story
Il messia (1975)
based on the same bible story
Jesus of Nazareth (1977) (TV Mini-Series)
based on the same bible story
The Jesus Film (1979)
based on the same bible story
The Gospel According to Matthew (1993)
based on the same bible story
Jésus (1999) (TV Movie)
based on the same bible story
Jesus (1999) (TV Movie)
based on the same bible story
The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John (2003)
based on the same bible story
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
based on the same bible story

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Referenced in 

The Filmmaker (1965)
mentioned many times
Who's That Knocking at My Door (1967)
The girl asks J.R. if the person who played Christ that he's thinking of was Swedish.
The Golden Girls: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Sophia? (1990) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned by name.
Tiny Toon Adventures: Weirdest Story Ever Told (1991) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Cool Head: Episode #1.4 (1991) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Phil Cool, who imitated John Wayne
The Simpsons: A Fish Called Selma (1996) (TV Episode)
Troy says that one of his films is called The Greatest Story Ever Hula-ed.
Saturday Night Live: Helen Hunt/Hanson (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced in TV Funhouse
The X-Files: Hollywood A.D. (2000) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
George Stevens: The Filmmakers Who Knew Him (2001) (Video)
mentionned many times
A Decade Under the Influence (2003)
mentioned in documentary
Angel: The Magic Bullet (2003) (TV Episode)
Lorne: This is The Greatest Story Ever Told.
I'm with Her: The Greatest Christmas Story Ever Told (2003) (TV Episode)
title reference
Justice League: The Greatest Story Never Told (2004) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Passion: Films, Faith & Fury (2006) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
The Simpsons: The Wettest Stories Ever Told (2006) (TV Episode)
title reference
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse (2006) (Video)
Referenced in Fun With Real Audio
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.122 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,200 clue in the category "Biblical Big Screen"
The Simpsons: The Greatest Story Ever D'ohed (2010) (TV Episode)
Title is a parody of the movie's title.
The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011)
Title reference.
The Simpsons: Tapped Out (2012) (Video Game)
The quest name "The Greatest Joke Ever Told" is a reference to the movie name.
DVD-R Hell: Bibleman (2012) (TV Episode)
"But let's hope it has a bigger box office than the movie 'The Greatest Story Ever Told.'"
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIII (2012) (TV Episode)
"The Greatest Story Every Holed"
RuPaul's Drag Race: Black Swan: Why It Gotta Be Black? (2013) (TV Episode)
RuPaul calls her ballet "the greatest story ever told."

Featured in 

Jesus Christ, Movie Star (1992) (TV Movie)
A scene from this film is included
He Got Game (1998)
The Passion: Films, Faith & Fury (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Religulous (2008)
clips

Spoofed in 

The Thorn (1971)
the story line and original title play off of this film
History of the World: Part I (1981)
Last supper sequence

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