Jesus of Nazareth [videorecording] / RAI/ITC Entertainment, Ltd. ; Sir Lew Grade presents Franco Zeffirelli's production.
Contributor(s): Powell, Robert | Bancroft, Anne | Borgnine, Ernest | Hussey, Olivia | Burgess, Anthony | Zeffirelli, Franco | Radiotelevisione italiana | ITC Entertainment (Firm) | CBS/Fox Video.Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : CBS/Fox Video, c1986Description: 3 videocassettes (376 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.Subject(s): Jesus Christ -- Drama | Historical films | Biographical films | Feature filmsDDC classification: 232.9/01 | B
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Videocassette release of the 1977 motion picture.
Associate producer, Dyson Lovell ; executive producer, Bernard J. Kingham ; music composed & conducted by Maurice Jarre ; screenplay by Anthony Burgess ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli ; produced by Vincenzo Labella.
Starring Robert Powell ; with guest stars Anne Bancroft, Ernest Borgnine, Valentina Cortese, James Farentino, James Earl Jones, Stacy Keach, Tony Lo Bianco, James Mason, Ian McShane, Laurence Olivier, Donald Pleasence, Christopher Plummer, Anthony Quinn, Fernando Rey, Rod Steiger, Peter Ustinov, Michael York, Olivia Hussey.
Maintaining the perfect balance between religious fervor and realism, this film depicts the life of Christ from His birth through His resurrection. It is acclaimed exceptional for its thorough Biblical and historical research written in consultation with leading Anglican, Catholic and Jewish religious authorities.