Every word spoken by jesus in the film comes from the bible. Its a detective story, searching for clues, reading between the lines and uncovering the evidence that is still available after nearly 2000 years. Life of jesus gospel of john english jesus film project. Kris composed his own songs and collaborated with nashville songwriters such as shel silverstein. What kind of film script does a gospel or the canonical gospels make. Talk about 2 people who were living for themselves. Johnny cash, all decked out in his signature black outfit, narrates the story of jesus christ from his birth to his death and resurrection. Aug 03, 2014 but few know about his gospel film, called gospel road. Jan 15, 2015 the authenticity of the film allows hiking in palestine with the messiah.
With his voice and guitar, john retells the greatest of all storiesthe teachings, life, death, and resurrection of jesus. Jesus full movie english version good friday passion. My watchlist keep track of your favorite shows and movies, across all your devices. This musical documentary of jesuss life, filmed mostly in israel, takes a nondenominational but conservative religious approach to the story. A story of jesus 1973 g 1h 33min drama, music 31 march 1973 usa a blackclad johnny cash appears in and narrates this version of the story of jesus life, death, and resurrection, which was shot on location in israel. Jesus full movie english version good friday passion of. Johnny cash gospel road vinyl records and cds for sale.
A story of jesus is the right movie excreted by utilizing a description of the movie is johnny cash appears in and narrates this version of the story of jesus life, death and resurrection. The man in black, who had recently embraced christ, ambles through the holy land while telling a story of jesus life and sacrifice. Johnny cash and larry murray wrote the script, and. Jun 17, 2012 jesus, a true story according to the luke gospel. A docudrama on the life of jesus christ based on the gospel of luke, jesus has been translated into more than 1,000 languages since its 1979 release. He started acting in the 1970s, appearing in the films the last movie 1971, cisco pike 1972, pat garrett and billy the kid 1973, blume in love 1973, alice doesnt live here anymore 1974, and vigilante force 1976 before starring in the 1976 film a star is born as john. The recent success of walk the line has evidently inspired fox to dig into their vaults and release 1973 s the gospel road onto dvd, conveniently timed to hit shelves the same day as the phoenixwitherspoon bio pic and with a sticker on the front of the packaging ensuring that you know its related to the. American actor kris kristofferson has been in numerous films, television films, television series and video games. This movie is simply the gospelbased life of jesus christ, narrated and cowritten by the one and only johnny cash he also coproduced it with his wife june carter, who portrays mary magdalene in the movie. With johnny cash, robert elfstrom, june carter cash, larry lee. The movie and the soundtrack tell the story of the life of jesus. I watched this as a young teen and would like the opportunity to watch it again. A story of jesus is narrated by country music legend johnny cash. Johnny cash the gospel road gospel road motion picture.
Whether one is a believer or not, the account of the passion is, and has been, fascinating to film makers, and film goers alike. Johnny cash gospel roada story of jesus 1973 filmed in israel told and sung by johnny cash directed by robert elfstorm. Cheryl was pursuing a career in acting and i was lead singer in a rock band. My favorite parts were the fact that 1 jesus was blond, 2the last supper was a huge meal, 3 he liked playing with the children, 4his death was for all people and for all time.
It is a film adaptation of the 1971 offbroadway musical godspell in turn based on the gospel of matthew, created by johnmichael tebelak with music and lyrics by stephen schwartz. A story of jesus is a 1973 movie about the life of jesus christ written and produced by country music legend johnny cash. A story of jesus 1973 a blackclad johnny cash appears in and narrates this version of the story of jesus life, death, and resurrection, which was shot on location in israel. This is set to the music of johnny cash who also financed the film. The film stars johnny cash, robert elfstrom, june carter cash, larry lee, paul l. Johnny cash relays the familiar story in his own words of the life of jesus followed by his death and resurrection. Originally it was released in 1973, strangely one of three musicals based on the life of christ that was released that same year although this was the only one to create the feel of a documentary. Johnny cashs film was one of the first major productions to show jesus heartily laughing and portraying a. In jesus, the life of jesus christ is depicted, primarily using the gospel of luke as the main basis for the story. Jesus constantly surprises and confounds people, from his miraculous birth to his rise from the grave. Johnny cashs film was one of the first major productions to show jesus heartily laughing and portraying a joyful lifestyle by which some could have falsely accused him of gluttony and drunkenness although he actually lived neither way, although, admittedly, he fasted quite infrequently in comparison to certain others of the day. I have finally posted my spreadsheet giving a side by side comparison of the episodes in 30 jesus films.
The gospel road is a double album and the fourth gospel album and 45th overall album by american country singer johnny cash, released on columbia records in 1973 see 1973 in music. Gospel road is the road you walk with jesus from the time you ask jesus to be lord of your life until the time you draw your last breath on earth. The chronological gospel movie about jesus youtube. Even in his darkest years of addiction and isolation, christianity was never far from johnnys heart. What is the summary of the story bowaon and totoon.
Jul 20, 2006 30 film scene guide spreadsheet available to download anyone who regularly finds themselves flipping through cassettes or dvds of various jesus films might find this useful. Johnny cashs deep and abiding faith led him to cowrite and produce this stunning portrayal of the. The life of jesus on film a list of 53 titles created 30 aug 2016 movies i have seen a list of 2271 titles created 26 jan 2015 20th century fox 75 years. The gospel road by johnny cash, june carter cash, kris. I should add that in writing this i realise there are a few areas im not entirely confident in, so apologies if there is the odd mistake. Cash performs a number of original songs in his signature style. In order to answer this question, consider these questions. The life of jesus on film a list of 46 titles created 30 aug 2016 jesus christ a list of 47 titles. Johnny cash cowrote and produced this unusual religious drama, in which he narrates the story of jesus in both words and song as he observes spartan reenactments of the gospels shot in the holy land. The last days of frank and jesse james tv movie 1986.
A story of jesus is a rather interesting film to watch today because it was shot in israel and cash pretty much put all. My favorite parts were the fact that 1jesus was blond, 2the last supper was a huge meal, 3 he liked playing with the children, 4his death was for all people and for all time. Watch it on christian answersfulllength motion picture. Kris kristofferson bio, age, mother, wife, tours, health.
The film was produced with excellent graphic quality, best sound quality and greatest starring actors. We were married in june of 1992 and became parents of our first daughter, savanna, in may of 1994. In the movie, johnny narrates, and sings the story, that is being portrayed. This film is amazingly true to what jesus must really have been like. Were your movie poster source for new releases and vintage movie posters. Jesus also known as the jesus film is a 1979 biblical drama film directed by peter sykes and john krish, and produced by john heyman. Johnny cash lived an interesting life right up until the day he died in 2002. The life of jesus on film a list of 40 titles created 30 aug 2016 the 60. A story of jesus 1973 a blackclad johnny cash appears in and narrates this version of the story.
A story of jesus movie posters from movie poster shop. The life of jesus is told from a nondenominational perspective in a musical format. Best movies about jesus christ top ten list thetoptens. A story of jesus 1973 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The man in blacks version of the story includes 15. Directed by david greene with stars victor garber as jesus and david haskell as judasjohn. The gospel road was transferred to disc in letterboxed format at the widescreen aspect. King herod has ruled judea for over 37 years and believes himself to be supreme. A blackclad johnny cash appears in and narrates this version of the story of jesus life, death, and resurrection, which was shot on location in israel. No videos, backdrops or posters have been added to gospel road. I n one respect, it was too bad that the same time johnny cash produced this movie he at that time in his life had professed a bold faith in the lord the billy graham team had come out with a more powerful presentation of the life of christ based on the gospel of john. Jan 30, 2017 this is a chronological movie on the gospel of jesus christ. I agree with what johnny stated, before he make this movie, he had never seen a movie protraying the story of jesus christ the way he believed it should be protrayed. A story of jesus 1973 is available on netflix since.
Mar 22, 2020 kris kristofferson is an american actor, singer, and songwriter who is best known as the writer and recorder of the songs me and bobby mcgee, for the good times, sunday mornin comin down, and help me make it through the night. He started acting in the 1970s, appearing in the films the last movie 1971, cisco pike 1972, pat garrett and billy the kid 1973, blume in love 1973, alice doesnt live here anymore 1974, and vigilante force 1976 before. It is the soundtrack to the film of the same name released by twentieth century fox. The complete story pieces together the life of jesus by following in the footsteps of the man in his early years, through his mission and final days. Many movies have been made over the years about the life of jesus christ. The album consists primarily of spokenword recordings taken from the film of cash describing the action on screen, interspersed with occasional songs, including. In 1973, cash produced his very own movie, which featured a series of songs and skits that cash and a few other songwriters john denver, larry gatlin, and kris kristofferson wrote about jesus life and death. Onward official movie trailer for disney pixar animated film. What is the role of women in the gospel story of jesus. In scenes like the feast in matthews house, where jesus tells the story of the eight beatitudes, and in the sermon on the mount, it is like seeing and hearing jesus himself speak.
A voiceover narration is featured sporadically throughout the film, providing background information on characters and events. Follow his life through excerpts from the book of luke, all the miracles, the teachings, and the passion. This musical documentary of jesus s life, filmed mostly in israel, takes a nondenominational but conservative religious approach to the story. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in nonretail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.
And truly jesus did many other signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book. A story of jesus is a 1973 american drama film directed by robert elfstrom and written by johnny cash and larry murray. The lowestpriced brandnew, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. A story of jesus is a film directed by robert elfstrom with. A story of jesus ya explorador puede mirar en en tu pc. A lady introduce her husbands name with saying by which can stop or move train what is that name. Johnny cash and larry murray wrote the script, and the film was produced by june. Dont try to live someone elses life, live the one god created for you to live. This film is a perfect introduction to jesus through the gospel of luke. The spirituality, gentleness, goodness and compassion that robert powell projects are spellbinding. My impression is that both films were presenting an equally biblically based and truly reverent picture of jesus ministry. Shot on location in israel, the film features june carter cash in the role of mary magdalene.692 1218 414 1420 1237 460 590 1613 959 1403 468 166 1318 575 406 403 455 759 243 851 725 1300 1459 129 1232 890 1442 1232 412 1118 1385 880 1156 1359 1092 1108 236 1393 1443 185 1476