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The Day Christ Died (1980)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  26 March 1980 (USA)
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The Crucifixion of Christ seen more from a political and historical point of view than a spiritual one.

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A wonderful portrayal of Jesus
10 December 2005 | by (Winter Haven, FL) – See all my reviews

The first time I saw this film, I loved it. It was different.

I am a Christian (Bible believing). I don't go along with the crowd of right wing believers. I dropped out of that atmosphere.

To me in their attempts to take over our government they are doing what Judas tried to do. I call it the Judas Syndrome.

Judas didn't get it, even though Jesus said his Kingdom was not of this world.

This film certainly showed some of that.

I also liked that Jesus enjoyed the simple pleasure of playing games and jokes with his disciples.

Also he was a very gorgeous Jesus.

It's a watch-over and over movie.

Very satisfying.


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