The "39 Lashes" scene was so realistic that Ted Neeley
's mother walked out on it. Mrs. Neeley had never laid a hand on young Ted in an anything but affectionate manner, and could not bear the sight of her son being whipped and tortured by anyone else, even though she knew it was just acting. See more
Talk to me, Jesus Christ! You have been brought here, manacled, beaten by your own people! Do you have the first idea why you deserve it? Listen, King of the Jews, where is your kingdom? Look at me! Am I a Jew?
I have no kingdom. In this world, I'm through.
Talk to me, Jesus Christ...
There may be a kingdom for me somewhere, if you only knew.
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics by Tim Rice
Performed by Orchestra and Chorus See more