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Killing Jesus (2015)

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A miniseries chronicling the life of Jesus of Nazareth.

Director:

Christopher Menaul

Writers:

Martin Dugard (based on the book by), Walon Green | 1 more credit »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kelsey Grammer ... King Herod / Narrator
Vernon Dobtcheff ... Isaiah
Eoin Macken ... Herod Antipas
Rufus Sewell ... Caiaphas
John Rhys-Davies ... Annas
Michael D'Cruze Michael D'Cruze ... Caspar
Ravi Aujla Ravi Aujla ... Zechariah
Yousef 'Joe' Sweid ... Joseph (as Yousef Sweid)
July Namir ... Young Mary
Badria Timimi ... Elizabeth
Dan Mor ... Sillaeus
Ouidad Elma ... Sarah
Emmanuelle Chriqui ... Herodias
Waleed Elgadi ... Saul
Zoubir Abou Alfadel Zoubir Abou Alfadel ... Jesus (8 Years Old)
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A miniseries chronicling the life of Jesus of Nazareth.

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Unrated | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 March 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Killing Jesus See more »

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The main theme is based on a music piece of the St. Matthew Passion by Bach, "So schreit Meine Seele". See more »

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Referenced in 7 pádu Honzy Dedka: Klára Issová (2015) See more »

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Theologically Incorrect
5 April 2015 | by kandit1See all my reviews

I understand when you make a movie about the life of Jesus, there has to be some liberty taken since there are big gaps in the story-line. That being said, this movie version of Jesus's life is like no other I've ever seen and that is for all the wrong reasons.

As many reviewers have stated before me, there are so many historical inaccuracies I stopped keeping count. You never get to understand why this Jesus would have any followers at all. In this version, he is a nice guy but not much more.

Too many holes in the story make this movie not worth the time spent to make and watch it.


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