January 10, 2012
Universal Home Video
- Runtime: 107 minutes
- NTSC (Canada and USA)
- Originally in English
Based on the smash-hit Broadway musical, this colorful adaptation tells the story of a group of teenage actors who travel to Israel to re-enact the Passion of Christ. The story is told through a lively and engaging series of song and dance numbers.
An innovative example of modern techniques in movie making, this famous rock opera depicts the last week of Christ's life. Academy Award Nominations: Best Song Score.
Color by Technicolor; shot on location in Israel in the Todd-AO 35 widescreen process.
Carl Anderson played the role of "Judas Iscariot".