Down 1,452 this week

Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999)

TV Movie  |  PG-13  |   |  Drama  |  14 November 1999 (USA)
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.7/10 from 1,000 users  
Reviews: 24 user | 3 critic

A believable telling of the life of Mary, the chosen by God, mother of Christ. The story follows Mary before conception, at the revealing of the impending birth by the angel Gabrie, and ... See full summary »



0Check in

Watch Now

From $14.99 on Amazon Video

Top 25 Trivia Items From the Last 25 Years

Here are some amazing facts and figures to deepen your appreciation of the movies you love.

See the full list

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 titles
created 01 Dec 2011
a list of 44 titles
created 04 Jun 2012
a list of 37 titles
created 02 Nov 2013
a list of 31 titles
created 26 Dec 2013
a list of 26 titles
created 13 Apr 2014

Related Items

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Mary, Mother of Jesus (TV Movie 1999)

Mary, Mother of Jesus (TV Movie 1999) on IMDb 5.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Mary, Mother of Jesus.

User Polls


Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Bobby Platt is a mentally slow young man who escapes an abusive, hateful stepfather who has killed his pets one by one. To save himself, Bobby runs away and meets a strange old man who ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Thomas
Stars: John Hurt, Christian Bale, Daniel Benzali
Metroland (1997)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The sudden reappearance of his best friend Toni, after ten years absence, causes Chris to remember his past, to question some of his lifestyle decisions and to re-evaluate his life and marriage to Marion.

Director: Philip Saville
Stars: Christian Bale, Lee Ross, Emily Watson
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

London of the late 19th century is a haven for political exiles of all sorts - refugees, partisans, anarchists. Verloc has made his living spying for the Russian government, an agent ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Hampton
Stars: Bob Hoskins, Patricia Arquette, Gérard Depardieu
Laurel Canyon (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

When an uptight young man and his fiancee move into his libertine mother's house, the resulting clash of life attitudes shakes everyone up.

Director: Lisa Cholodenko
Stars: Frances McDormand, Alessandro Nivola, Christian Bale
Treasure Island (TV Movie 1990)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Young Jim Hawkins, while running the Benbow Inn with his mother, meets Captain Billy Bones, who dies at the inn while it is besieged by buccaneers led by Blind Pew. Jim and his mother fight... See full summary »

Director: Fraser Clarke Heston
Stars: Charlton Heston, Christian Bale, Oliver Reed
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Lovers' lives are complicated by city law, feuding faerie royalty, and... love.

Director: Michael Hoffman
Stars: Kevin Kline, Michelle Pfeiffer, Rupert Everett
Royal Deceit (1994)
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

This re-telling of Hamlet goes back to the original Danish source material. The opening scenario remains the same: Hamlet's father murdered by his brother who then weds the widowed mother. ... See full summary »

Director: Gabriel Axel
Stars: Gabriel Byrne, Helen Mirren, Christian Bale
Swing Kids (1993)
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The story of a close-knit group of young kids in Nazi Germany who listen to banned swing music from the US. Soon dancing and fun leads to more difficult choices as the Nazis begin ... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Carter
Stars: Robert Sean Leonard, Christian Bale, Frank Whaley
Shaft (2000)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

New York City police detective John Shaft (nephew of the original 1970s detective) goes on a personal mission to make sure the son of a real estate tycoon is brought to justice after a racially-motivated murder.

Director: John Singleton
Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Vanessa Williams, Christian Bale
Drama | Music | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

When a fisherman leaves to fight with the Greek army during WWII, his fiancee falls in love with the local Italian commander.

Director: John Madden
Stars: Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, John Hurt
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An American girl inherits a fortune and falls into a misguided relationship with a gentleman confidence artist whose true nature, including a barbed and covetous disposition, turns her life into a nightmare.

Director: Jane Campion
Stars: Nicole Kidman, John Malkovich, Barbara Hershey
Newsies (1992)
Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A musical based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899. When young newspaper sellers are exploited beyond reason by their bosses they set out to enact change and are met by the ruthlessness of big business.

Director: Kenny Ortega
Stars: Christian Bale, Bill Pullman, Robert Duvall


Cast overview, first billed only:
Simone Bendix ...
Hywel Bennett ...
Toby Bailiff ...
Michael Mears ...
Mark Jax ...
Robert Addie ...


A believable telling of the life of Mary, the chosen by God, mother of Christ. The story follows Mary before conception, at the revealing of the impending birth by the angel Gabrie, and finally the birth of the Savior. Written by msbavette

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


See Him Through Different Eyes




PG-13 | See all certifications »




Release Date:

14 November 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mary & Jesus  »

Filming Locations:

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


(3 episodes)

Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Madonna was originally going to play Mary but dropped out three weeks before the first rehearsal. See more »


Follows Noah's Ark (1999) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Heart Warming
14 November 1999 | by (Around,USA) – See all my reviews

I was truly blessed by this movie...and applaud the network and producers of the show for creating a wonderful truth. The characters were instructed and did a wonderful job with their roles. Then as I followed the movie I could mark in my Bible the events as they took place. Perfect! I want to see more.

4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Christian Bale smiranda-3
Interesting angle, but in places quite a stretch pere_lander
Bad movie with poor knowledge of the Bible dnied
Cockney Accents?! slsbas
Different ending? sherryldavis63
As a mother this is a perfect portrayal of a mother's love JolieJournalist
Discuss Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: