Plot & Details
Oscar-nominee Omar Sharif stars as devoted disciple Peter in director Guilio Base's look at the tension that arose between the Christians and Romans following the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. As the unwavering faith of the disciples makes them the target of persecution in the Roman Empire, Peter begins to realize that in order to prove their loyalty to the word of God the followers of the Christian faith may be forced to endure the same humiliation and suffering that Jesus experienced when crucified on the cross.
- Genre(s): Drama,Epic and Historical
- Run Time: 186min.
- DVD Release Date: 03/20/2007
- Director(s): Giulio Base
- Starring: Omar Sharif , Daniele Pecci , Claudia Koll , Flavio Insinna , Lina Sastri
- Themes: Message From God
- Keywords: Christ [Jesus], Christianity, disciple, endurance, humiliation, persecution, saint, suffering
- Language: English