Crucifixion of jesus movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant crucifixion of jesus movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out biblical, serious, christian film, captivating, epic and realistic films and TV shows about / with crucifixion of jesus, bible, jesus, christian, religion, christianity, crucifix, faith, new testament and religions or cults plots mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as crucifixion of jesus: The Passion of the Christ (2004), Son of God (2014), Risen (2016), The Passion (2008), Jesus (2018), The Gospel of John (2003), The Visual Bible: Matthew (1993), Jesus of Nazareth (1977), Jesus: His Life (2019), Mary of Nazareth (1995).

List of crucifixion of jesus movies

The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, christian film, rough, factual, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: jesus, christianity, religion, betrayal, suffering, torture, death, sacrifice, bible, mission, brutality, life philosophy ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: holy land, jerusalem, rome italy, ancient greece, middle east
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 5.7
 19K
Son of God (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The life story of Jesus is told from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection.
Style: uplifting, captivating, biblical, christian film, inspirational ...
Plot: jesus, christianity, tragic hero, bible, prophet, religions or cults, clergy, christian, torture, ancient history, idealism, oracle ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land
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 6.3
 29K
Risen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in ...
Style: biblical, enigmatic, atmospheric, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christianity, investigation, apostle, interrogation, jesus, resurrection, christian, messiah, religion, roman soldier, religious, faith ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: jerusalem, egypt, rome italy, spain, latin america ...
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 6.7
 477
The Passion (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Follows Christ's last days and crucifixion.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, harsh
Plot: jesus, religion, crucifix, bible, crucifixion of jesus, controversy, easter, culture clash, powerful ending, life philosophy, death, philosophy ...
Place: jerusalem, holy land
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 7.1
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Jesus (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jesus is their apostles spread the peace and respect wherever they go. Performing miracles and arousing the wrath of Jewish priests until condemned to crucifixion for them.
Style: christian film, emotional, captivating, epic, serious ...
Plot: jesus, judaism, christianity, clergy, crucifixion of jesus, roman, religions or cults, sin, heroes, christian, religion, society ...
Place: palestine
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The Gospel of John (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A word for word depiction of the life of Jesus Christ from the Good News Translation Bible as recorded in the Gospel of John.
Style: serious, atmospheric, biblical, christian film, epic
Plot: bible, christian, miraculous event, human spirit, clergy, tragic hero, false accusation, heroic mission, idealism, injustice, religions or cults, ambition ...
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy
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The Visual Bible: Matthew (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: South Africa
Duration: 258 min.
Story: The only dramatization using the actual scriptures...word for word from the New International Version (NIV). The Matthew video series broke new ground by offering the first-ever dramatic portrayal of events in the Bible, presented word for word from ...
Style: sad, christian film
Plot: jesus, bible, faith, christianity, antiquity, christian, ancient, new testament, crucifixion of jesus, gospel, apostle, loincloth
Time: 1st century, 60s
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Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 382 min.
TV show
Story: Passion, beauty, and brilliant storytelling are all on display in this six-hour-plus epic from Italian director Franco Zeffirelli. Robert Powell is superb in the title role, and with the overwhelming success of this TV movie throughout the world, ...
Style: epic, biblical, serious, atmospheric, spiritual ...
Plot: jesus, christianity, self sacrifice, religion, faith, roman empire, back from the dead, apostle, prophet, christian, bible, resurrection ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: holy land, ancient greece, jerusalem, middle east
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Jesus: His Life (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Explore the story of Jesus Christ through a unique lens: the people in his life who were closest to him. Each of the eight chapters is told from the perspective of different biblical figures, all of whom played a pivotal role in Jesus’ life ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, captivating, biblical, semi documentary
Plot: jesus, apostle, destiny, bible, crucifixion of jesus, religious, religious faith, ancient, bible story, faith, historical figure, ancient mystery ...
Time: 1st century
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Mary of Nazareth (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Morocco
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Nazareth in Galilee, at the time of Roman emperor Augustus and of the king of Jews Herod, lives a simple young woman, Mary, between the love of her parents, of her fiancé Joseph the carpenter, and of her fellow citizens. One day, a dazzling ...
Style: biblical
Plot: jesus, bible, crucifixion of jesus, crucifix, loincloth
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Mary of Nazareth (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film begins with the Annunciation: Mary, a young Galilean, virginal conceived the Messiah, the Son of God. Her husband Joseph, a humble carpenter, decided to stay by his side throughout. When Caesar Augustus ordered the Jews to register people, ...
Style: biblical, christian film, sincere, captivating, disturbing
Plot: jesus, bible, virgin mary, religion, christianity, saint, religious faith, bible story, religious, mother and son, lifestyle, faith ...
Time: 1st century, 1st century b.c.
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Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (1973)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Johnny Cash appears in and narrates this version of the story of Jesus' life, death and resurrection.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, atmospheric, biblical
Plot: jesus, faith, heroes, ambition, society, unfulfillment, music, hopes, religions or cults, righting the wronged, country, ancient history ...
Place: middle east, holy land, israel
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 6.9
 6K
Barabbas (1961)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Epic account of the thief Barabbas, who was spared crucifixion when Pilate manipulated the crowd into pardoning him, rather than Jesus. Struggling with his spirituality, Barabbas goes through many ordeals leading him to the gladiatorial arena, where ...
Style: epic, biblical, intense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: christian, jesus, bible, redemption, religions or cults, betrayal, hopes, haunted by the past, human spirit, heroes, tragic hero, clergy ...
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy, middle east, jerusalem, europe, holy land
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The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, dark, epic, melancholic ...
Plot: jesus, spirituality, temptation, christianity, religion, betrayal, redemption, desert, surrealism, controversy, fasting, christian ...
Time: 1930s, 1st century
Place: holy land, greece, ancient greece, middle east, jerusalem ...
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Jesus: The Desire of Ages (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: "Jesus - The Desire of Ages" is a soft glove in a hard hand as far as Christian movies go. It packs a punch of theological and emotional power gloved in all the soft, warm fuzzies that make family viewing so enjoyable. The movie opens with ...
Style: biblical
Plot: bible, jesus, messiah, religious persecution, christian, religion, virgin mary, prophecy, disciple, roman soldier, crucifixion of jesus, crucifix ...
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Color of the Cross (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A retelling of the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, based on the idea that he was a black man whose death was a racially motivated hate crime.
Style: biblical
Plot: jesus, christian, new testament, roman, bible, faith, betrayal, racism, prophet, execution, traitor, rabbi ...
Time: 1st century
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 5.8
 215
Story of Judas (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man ascends a barren summit. It is Judas, come to collect Jesus and carry him down the mountain on his back, joking and panting as he does so. After bathing in the river and taking part in a henna ceremony, Jesus leaves for Jerusalem. Judas is ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, captivating, biblical, realistic
Plot: jesus, betrayal, clergy, bible, religions or cults, intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, society, friendship, desert, ancient history ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land
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The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 260 min.
Story: All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.
Style: biblical, epic, atmospheric, serious, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: jesus, christian, faith, desert, betrayal, redemption, miraculous event, temptation, christianity, torture, human spirit, tragic hero ...
Time: ancient times, 1st century
Place: holy land, ancient greece, rome italy, jerusalem, egypt
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 7.1
 2K
Jesus (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This classic film portrays 3½ years of Jesus' ministry as told in the Gospel of Luke from the Good News and King James translations of the Bible. Producer John Heyman created a film so true-to-life, you will feel like you are in first-century ...
Style: christian film, biblical, serious, epic, sentimental ...
Plot: christianity, jesus, bible, christian, miraculous event, religion, conspiracy, ancient, religious, new testament, crucifix, faith ...
Time: 1st century
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 6.0
 3K
Jesus (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA, France, Spain, Czech Republic, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The film is notable for presenting a more human Jesus, compared to more solemn portrayals in earlier films; here Jesus laughs and cries like anyone else. Among other things, he weeps at Joseph’s funeral, throws stones in Lake Galilee when meeting ...
Style: serious, epic, realistic, christian film, biblical ...
Plot: bible, jesus, christianity, hopes, society, religions or cults, leadership, sin, death of protagonist, christian, judaism, religion ...
Place: palestine
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 4.9
 481
Judas (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Judas meets Jesus and at first doesn't know what to make of him or whether or not to trust him. A cynical city boy, Judas makes fun of the country bumpkin disciples who follow Jesus but eventually decides to join the band, as well. He and Jesus ...
Style: biblical, touching, serious, sincere, disturbing ...
Plot: ancient history, religions or cults, betrayal, clergy, dishonesty, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, ambition, tragic hero, injustice, friendship, jesus ...
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 7.2
 480
A.D. (1985)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 600 min.
TV show
Story: Set just after the death of Jesus Christ, this mini-series chronicles the life & adventures of Jesus's disciples, and events in Rome during the reigns of the Emperors Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero.
Style: epic
Plot: bible, christian, jesus, ancient, roman, roman empire, apostle, gladiator, ancient rome, martyrdom, martyr, adoption ...
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy
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The Legend of the Three Trees (2001)
Genre: Animation, Short, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Vivid visual imagery brings this classic legend to life. Told simply, in language even the youngest family members will understand, the story begins with three young trees who dream - as all children do - of doing big deeds. When the woodcutters ...
Style: christian film
Plot: snow, fear, anger, jewelry, remorse, dream, rooster, treasure chest, greed, squirrel, weather, sea ...
Time: 1st century, 1st century b.c.
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The Belly Dancer (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 114 min.
Story: turkish movie
Plot: older man younger woman marriage, wedding, female nudity, tattooed woman, attempted rape, lesbian interest, belly dancer, fortune telling, gypsy, mother daughter conflict, poverty, seductress ...
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Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary, Mother of Jesus is a 1999 made-for-television Biblical film that retells the story of Jesus through the eyes of Mary, his mother.
Style: biblical, emotional, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: jesus, bible, faith, christian, religion, new testament, religious, catholic, empire, antiquity, belief in god, miraculous event ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land, jerusalem
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 1K
St. Paul (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Czech Republic, USA, UK
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Director Roger Young (JOSEPH AND JESUS) presents this dramatic television miniseries that recounts the life of Paul (Johannes Brandrup) the Apostle of Jesus Christ. Originally known as Paul of Tarsus, Paul tortured and persecuted Christians until he ...
Style: realistic, serious, biblical, captivating, tense ...
Plot: bible, christianity, christian, folk hero, apostle, state affairs, ancient history, legends and myths, heroes, bible story, father son relationship, catholic ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land, jerusalem, rome italy
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The Miracle Maker (2000)
Genre: Animation, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mother and father in search of help for their sick daughter cross paths with an extraordinary carpenter named Jesus, who has devoted his life to spreading God's word. An amazing miracle brings to light the true meaning of Christ, and the ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, touching, epic, biblical ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: christianity, bible, miraculous event, betrayal, human spirit, reincarnation, leadership, supernatural, tragic hero, ambition, supernatural ability, religions or cults ...
Time: 1st century
Place: asia, middle east, jerusalem
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The Friends of Jesus - Thomas (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jesus is taken off the cross at Golgotha, THOMAS arrives there. Like most of the other disciples, he had worriedly taken refuge with friends in Jerusalem after Jesus's arrest. After Jesus's burial, the disciples decide to leave ...
Style: captivating, biblical, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: redemption, clergy, tragic hero, miraculous event, society, hopes, leadership, supernatural, religions or cults, destiny, jesus, bible ...
Place: holy land
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Assassin 33 A.D. (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a billionaire gives a group of young scientists unlimited resources to study the science of matter transfer, the scientists unlock the secrets of time travel. But they soon find out that the project is backed by a militant extremist group, and ...
Style: mystical, intellectual, captivating, experimental, suspense ...
Plot: time, time travel, christianity, science and technology, sent to the past, roman soldier, bible, jesus, conspiracy, crimes, science, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 1st century
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Jesus Christ Superstar (1973)
Genre: Drama, History, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: lyrical, stylized, talky, intense, surreal ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dancing, betrayal, music, destiny, rock and roll, atheism, christianity, creativity, family, life & death, adaptation, greed ...
Time: 70s, 1st century
Place: middle east, israel, ancient greece, palestine, holy land
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