Franco Zeffirelli directed this highly acclaimed TV miniseries chronicling the life of Jesus Christ. Filmed in Tunisia and Morocco, the epic drama follows Jesus from the virgin birth and his miraculous deeds to his brutal Crucifixion and Divine Resurrection. Robert Powell (as Jesus) leads an all-star international cast that includes Anne Bancroft, Ernest Borgnine, James Mason, Laurence Olivier, Anthony Quinn, Peter Ustinov, and Olivia Hussey. 6 1/3 hrs. on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English.
Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey. Franco Zeffirelli creates an unforgettable portrait in his legendary interpretation of the life of Jesus. James Mason, Anthony Quinn and Anne Bancroft are included in the all-star cast. Directed by Franco Zeffirelli. 2 DVDs or 2 Blu-ray Discs. 1977/color/6 hrs., 24 min/NR/fullscreen.