Jesus of Nazareth (1977) (TV Show)

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Jesus of Nazareth
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Jesus of Nazareth (Italian: Gesù di Nazareth) is a 1977 British-Italian television miniseries directed by Franco Zeffirelli and co-written by Zeffirelli, Anthony Burgess, and Suso Cecchi d'Amico which dramatises the birth, life, ministry, crucifixion, and resurrection of Jesus. It stars Robert Powell as Jesus. The miniseries features an all-star cast of famous American and European actors, including seven Academy Award winners: Anne Bancroft, Ernest Borgnine, Laurence Olivier, Christopher Plummer (subsequent winner), Anthony Quinn, Rod Steiger, and Peter Ustinov. Wikipedia


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Jesus of Nazareth is a member of the following lists: English-language films, Christian films, Films based on the Gospels, Biographical films, Films about religion, Portrayals of Jesus in film, Herod the Great in popular culture, ITC Distributions, Films directed by Franco Zeffirelli and Films shot in Tunisia.

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Pontius Pilate: Do you realize I have the power to release you or have you crucified?
Jesus Christ: You wouldn't have had that power over me if it hadn't been given to you from above.


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