Color of the Cross (2006)

PG-13  |   |  Drama  |  9 November 2006 (USA)
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A retelling of the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, based on the idea that he was a black man whose death was a racially motivated hate crime.


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A retelling of the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, based on the idea that he was a black man whose death was a racially motivated hate crime.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some graphic crucifixion images | See all certifications »


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Release Date:

9 November 2006 (USA)  »

Box Office


$2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$25,868 (USA) (27 October 2006)


$84,744 (USA) (17 November 2006)

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Followed by Color of the Cross 2: The Resurrection (2008) See more »

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The Novel by Ayvee Verzonilla Is Better!
19 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The movie didn't move me as much as I had hoped it would. I was able to my hands on the novel version, written by Ayvee Verzonilla, and the book is absolute quality! Is the book available in stores nationwide, as well as screenings and specialty events or online? I'd like one signed by the author, Ayvee, as the one my mother received was signed by Jean Claude Lamarre... of all the nerve! I looked the author up online and she is gorgeous as well as multi-talented! She is a singer and an actress, in fact she's in one of Lamarre's upcoming Black Christian Movie releases, playing the role of Shaunice in the film Walk By Faith/Don't Touch if you ain't Prayed 2. I must admit I've downloaded some of her pictures and songs from the net. Looking forward to her next publication or music cd.

Happy Hunting, Danny

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