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The movie, The Gospel of John, takes its script directly from the New Testiment. The daunting task of creating an interesting film while adhering solely to holy writ is accomplished through the efforts of an incredibly talented cast, including Christopher Plummer as the narrator and Henry Ian Cusick, who portrays Jesus Christ with a strength that is softened by the occasional wry smile.
Why Is The Gospel of John Rated PG-13?
The Gospel of John is rated PG-13 for violence involving the crucifixion.
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This retelling of the biblical account by Saint John comes in a 2-disc set, containing both the original three-hour theatrical release, as well as a newly-edited two-hour version. Bonus materials include a cast and filmmakers’ featurette, interactive map of The Holy Land, historical background into the time period of Jesus Christ’s life, and a making-of The Gospel of John documentary. It is recorded in Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, with English and French audio tracks. Subtitles are provided in French and Spanish.