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The Day Christ Died

Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
This film follows Jesus Christ (Chris Sarandon) in a moment-by-moment depiction of his final day. After being betrayed by his disciple Judas Iscariot, Jesus is arrested as a blasphemer and brought before Pontius Pilate (Keith Michell), Roman governor of Judaea, who gives the Hebrew people the option of saving either Jesus or a thief named Barabbas. The people choose to save Barabbas, which leads to Jesus' torture and eventual death on the cross.

Cast: Chris Sarandon , Colin Blakely , Keith Michell ,

Director: James Cellan-Jones

Genres: Historical drama

The Day Christ Died (1980)

Release Date: January 1st, 1980|2 hr. 30 min.

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