Jesus of Nazareth

1977

Franco Zeffirelli
Director

Reverent interpretation of the gospels and other sources in this depiction of the life of Jesus. Suitably ethereal performance from Robert Powell and a great sense of the mood and politics of the time.


1st March 2002
DVD


382 mins
1.33:1




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Robert Powell
Jesus
b: Thursday, 1st June 1944
Anne Bancroft
Mary Magdalene
b: Thursday, 17th September 1931
d: Monday, 6th June 2005
Ernest Borgnine
Centurion
b: Wednesday, 24th January 1917
d: Sunday, 8th July 2012
Claudia Cardinale
Adultress
b: Friday, 15th April 1938
Valentina Cortese
Herodias
b: Thursday, 1st January 1925
James Farentino
Simon Peter
b: Thursday, 24th February 1938
d: Tuesday, 24th January 2012
James Earl Jones
Balthazar
b: Saturday, 17th January 1931
Stacy Keach
Barabbas
b: Monday, 2nd June 1941
Tony Lo Bianco
Quintilius
b: Monday, 19th October 1936
James Mason
Joseph of Arimathea
b: Saturday, 15th May 1909
d: Friday, 27th July 1984
Ian McShane
Judas Iscariot
b: Tuesday, 29th September 1942
Laurence Olivier
Nicodemus
b: Wednesday, 22nd May 1907
d: Tuesday, 11th July 1989
Donald Pleasence
Melchior
b: Sunday, 5th October 1919
d: Thursday, 2nd February 1995
Christopher Plummer
Herod Antipas
b: Friday, 13th December 1929
Anthony Quinn
Caiaphas
b: Wednesday, 21st April 1915
d: Sunday, 3rd June 2001
Fernando Rey
Gaspar
b: Thursday, 20th September 1917
d: Wednesday, 9th March 1994
Ralph Richardson
Simeon
b: Friday, 19th December 1902
d: Wednesday, 10th August 1983
Rod Steiger
Pontius Pilate
b: Tuesday, 14th April 1925
d: Saturday, 7th September 2002
Peter Ustinov
Herod the Great
b: Saturday, 16th April 1921
d: Sunday, 28th March 2004
Michael York
John the Baptist
b: Friday, 27th March 1942
Olivia Hussey
Mary
b: Tuesday, 17th April 1951
Cyril Cusack
Yehuda the Rabbi
b: Saturday, 26th November 1910
d: Thursday, 7th October 1993
Ian Holm
Zerah
b: Saturday, 12th September 1931
Yorgo Voyagis
Joseph
b: Thursday, 6th December 1945
Ian Bannen
Amos
b: Friday, 29th June 1928
d: Wednesday, 3rd November 1999
Marina Berti
Elizabeth
b: Monday, 29th September 1924
d: Tuesday, 29th October 2002
Regina Bianchi
Anna
b: Saturday, 1st January 1921
d: Friday, 5th April 2013
Maria Carta
Martha
b: Sunday, 24th June 1934
d: Thursday, 22nd September 1994
Lee Montague
Habbukuk
b: Sunday, 16th October 1927
Renato Rascel
Blind Man
b: Saturday, 27th April 1912
d: Wednesday, 2nd January 1991
Oliver Tobias
Joel
b: Wednesday, 6th August 1947
Norman Bowler
Saturninus (Gaius Gracchus?)
b: Monday, 1st August 1932
Robert Beatty
Proculus
b: Tuesday, 19th October 1909
d: Tuesday, 3rd March 1992
John Phillips
Naso
b: Tuesday, 14th July 1914
d: Thursday, 11th May 1995
Ken Jones
Jotham
b: Thursday, 20th February 1930
d: Thursday, 13th February 2014
Nancy Nevinson
Abigail
b: Friday, 26th July 1918
d: Wednesday, 25th January 2012
Renato Terra
Abel
b: 1922
d: 2010
Roy Holder
Enoch
b: Saturday, 15th June 1946
Jonathan Adams
Adam
b: Saturday, 14th February 1931
d: Monday, 13th June 2005
Christopher Reich
Circumcision Priest/Metellus
Lorenzo Monet
Jesus at 12
Robert Davey
Daniel
Oliver Smith
Saul
b: Thursday, 29th May 1952
George Camiller
Hosias
Murray Salem
Simon the Zealot
b: Thursday, 12th January 1950
d: Tuesday, 6th January 1998
Tony Vogel
Andrew
b: Monday, 29th June 1942
d: Monday, 27th July 2015
Michael Cronin
Eliphaz
b: 1942
Steve Gardner
Phillip
Derek Godfrey
Elihu
b: Tuesday, 3rd June 1924
d: Saturday, 18th June 1983
Renato Montalbano
Jairus
b: Sunday, 17th May 1931
John Duttine
John the Evangelist
b: Sunday, 15th May 1949
Michael Haughey
Nahum
Keith Skinner
Obsessed Boy
Cyril Shaps
Obsessed boy's father
b: Saturday, 13th October 1923
d: Wednesday, 1st January 2003
Jonathan Muller
James
John Tordoff
Malachi
Bruce Lidington
Thomas
b: Monday, 30th January 1950
d: Monday, 5th August 1996
Keith Washington
Matthew
John Eastham
Batholomew
Sergio Nicolai
James II
Francis De Wolff
Simon the Pharisee
b: Tuesday, 7th January 1913
d: Wednesday, 18th April 1984
Antonello Campodifiori
Ircanus
Tim Pearce
Rufus
Mark Eden
Quartus
b: Tuesday, 14th February 1928
Paul Curran
Samuel
b: Friday, 25th April 1913
d: Monday, 1st December 1986
Bruno Barnabe
Ezra
b: Monday, 3rd April 1905
d: Saturday, 20th June 1998
Simon MacCorkindale
Lucius
b: Tuesday, 12th February 1952
d: Thursday, 14th October 2010
Forbes Collins
Jonas
Lionel Guyett
Hagai
Martin Benson
Pharisee
b: Saturday, 10th August 1918
d: Wednesday, 3rd March 2010
Peter Harlowe
Valerius
Carl Forgione
Plotinus
b: Wednesday, 3rd May 1944
d: Thursday, 10th September 1998
Donald Sumpter
Aram
b: Saturday, 13th February 1943
Pino Colizzi
Jobab
b: Friday, 12th November 1937
Harold Bennett
Elder
b: Sunday, 17th September 1899
d: Tuesday, 15th September 1981
Robert Brown
Pharisee
b: Saturday, 23rd July 1921
d: Friday, 14th November 2003
Immad Cohen
young Jesus
Mimmo Craig
Thaddeus
Isabel Mestres
Salome
b: Wednesday, 10th December 1947