Jesus Christ Superstar

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Jesus Christ Superstar (1973)

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Oscar-nominated film adaptation of the rock opera of the same name, based on the last weeks before the crucifixion of Jesus. The film was directed by Norman Jewison. Ted Neeley and Carl Anderson were nominated for two 1974 Golden Globe Award for their portrayals of Jesus and Judas, respectively.

Director: Norman Jewison
Writers: Norman Jewison, Melvyn Bragg.

Score: 7/10 from 22 votes
Release Date: 1973-08-15
Status: Released
Run time: 108 min / 1:48
Production Country: United States of America


Casts

Ted Neeley
as Jesus Christ
Carl Anderson
as Judas Iscariot
Yvonne Elliman
as Mary Magdalene
Barry Dennen
as Pontius Pilate
Bob Bingham
as Caiaphas
Larry Marshall
as Simon Zealotes
Josh Mostel
as King Herod
Kurt Yaghjian
as Annas
Paul Thomas
as Peter

Crew

Directing Norman Jewison Director
Writing Tim Rice Novel
Writing Norman Jewison Screenplay
Writing Melvyn Bragg Screenplay
Production Norman Jewison Producer
Production Robert Stigwood Producer
Camera Douglas Slocombe Director of Photography
Editing Antony Gibbs Editor

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