Jesus of Nazareth

Jesus of Nazareth

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Director: Franco Zeffirelli

Cast: Franco Zeffirelli, Robert M. Powell, Olivia Hussey, Peter Ustinov

     
 

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Franco Zeffirelli's television miniseries about the life of Jesus Christ, Jesus of Nazareth, comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The closed-captioned English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Surround. Supplemental materials include a trailer, and additional information on how lifeSee more details below

Overview

Franco Zeffirelli's television miniseries about the life of Jesus Christ, Jesus of Nazareth, comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The closed-captioned English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Surround. Supplemental materials include a trailer, and additional information on how life was lived during Biblical times. This is a solid release from Artisan that should please genre enthusiasts as well as those with an interest in the subject matter.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/01/2002
UPC:
0012236128113
Original Release:
1977
Rating:
NR
Source:
Lions Gate
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Full Frame]
Sound:
[Dolby Surround]
Time:
6:22:00
Sales rank:
7,570

Special Features

Two-DVD set; 382 minutes

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Robert M. Powell Jesus Christ
Olivia Hussey Virgin Mary
Peter Ustinov Herod the Great
Christopher Plummer Herod Antipas
Anne Bancroft Mary Magdalene
James Mason Joseph of Arimathea
Ian McShane Judas
Laurence Olivier Nicodemus
Rod Steiger Pontius Pilate
Ernest Borgnine Centurion
Claudia Cardinale Adulteress
James Farentino Peter
Ian Holm Zerah
James Earl Jones Balthazar
Stacy Keach Barabbas
Tony Lo Bianco Quintilius
Simon MacCorkindale Actor
Robert Olivier Actor
Donald Pleasence Melchior
Anthony Quinn Caiaphas
Michael York John the Baptist
Cyril Cusack Yehuda
Ralph Richardson Simeon
Fernando Rey Gaspar
Valentina Cortese Herodias
Yorgo Voyagis Joseph

Technical Credits
Franco Zeffirelli Director,Screenwriter
Anthony Burgess Screenwriter
Suso Cecchi D'Amico Screenwriter
Maurice Jarre Score Composer
Vincenzo Labella Producer
Armando Nannuzzi Cinematographer
Enrico Sabbatini Costumes/Costume Designer
David Watkin Cinematographer

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Scene Index

Side #1 -- Disc 1
1. Jesus of Nazareth [2:18]
2. Sermon [2:35]
3. The Marriage Contract [2:18]
4. Betrothal to Each Other [1:52]
5. Message From God [4:01]
6. King Herod [2:29]
7. Blessed Mary [3:04]
8. A Special Child [3:08]
9. Joseph's Dilemma [4:02]
10. Nightmares [1:26]
11. Wedding Day [3:16]
12. Discussion of a Census [2:31]
13. Fulfilling the Prophecy [2:58]
14. Travelling to Bethlehem [2:29]
15. Three Kings [4:19]
16. No Room at the Inn [3:44]
17. A Child Is Born [3:02]
18. The Shepherds Come [2:35]
19. News of the Birth [1:55]
20. A Seal in the Flesh [3:43]
21. Gifts From the Wise Men [6:24]
22. Slaughter of the Innocent [3:06]
23. A Home in Nazareth [3:02]
24. Gifts From God [2:24]
25. Roman Soldiers [4:51]
26. Pilgrimage to Jerusalem [3:31]
27. An Unholy Marriage [5:19]
28. John the Baptist [3:02]
29. Not the Messiah [5:20]
30. Returning to God [3:00]
31. The Messiah [5:01]
32. The Scriptures Are Fulfilled [4:19]
33. The First Followers [2:30]
34. Driving Out Satan [5:07]
35. Fishermen [6:23]
36. Reading the Signs [3:55]
37. The Tax Collector [4:39]
38. The Home of a Sinner [4:08]
39. A Story of Brothers [7:13]
40. Unfairly Imprisoned [6:27]
41. A Difficult Decision [2:19]
42. Healing the Child [5:03]
43. Doubting Thomas [2:17]
44. Start of a New Life [2:19]
45. The Princess's Dance [7:25]
46. The Head of the Baptist [1:54]
47. Burying John [4:39]
48. Mary Magdalene [4:11]
49. Entering the Kingdom of Heaven [5:59]
50. The Scholar Judas [3:05]
Side #2 -- Disc 2
1. Endless Fish and Bread [5:56]
2. Plans of Revolt [4:18]
3. A Tainted Woman [6:09]
4. Blessed Among Women [3:00]
5. Assassination Attempt [3:46]
6. Peter Has Spoken the Truth [5:10]
7. The Lord's Prayer [3:28]
8. The Holy City [5:33]
9. Raising Lazarus From the Dead [6:22]
10. "Proclaim Jesus King of Judea" [4:41]
11. Palm Sunday [7:18]
12. Services at the Temple [3:40]
13. Religious Zealots [4:54]
14. Out of the Mouths of Babes [3:29]
15. "Seek and Ye Shall Find" [2:27]
16. Adulteress [3:10]
17. Friend to the Romans [3:11]
18. The Blind Man Can See [5:07]
19. The High Priests [6:44]
20. Warning [3:19]
21. The Temple Elders [9:57]
22. Judas' Decision [3:25]
23. Passover [5:29]
24. The First Communion [6:08]
25. The Betrayal [4:43]
26. An Invaluable Help [2:33]
27. The Son of God [6:00]
28. Three Denials [2:45]
29. Pontius Pilate [4:48]
30. Trial [5:46]
31. Mockery of a King [6:01]
32. The People Shall Decide [5:46]
33. The Crucifixion [5:24]
34. Two Thieves [2:13]
35. A Mother's Sorrow [7:49]
36. End of Suffering [3:00]
37. An Empty Tomb [5:03]
38. He Has Risen [5:31]
39. A Question Among Disciples [3:09]
40. Appearing to the Disciples [3:18]
41. End Credits [2:17]

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