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The Passover Plot (1976)

PG
108 min | Drama

Dramatization of the controversial best-seller that posits an alternate version of the birth of Christianity. In this version, Jesus planned for His crucifixion by taking a drug that would simulate death. After His unconscious body was ...See moreDramatization of the controversial best-seller that posits an alternate version of the birth of Christianity. In this version, Jesus planned for His crucifixion by taking a drug that would simulate death. After His unconscious body was placed in the tomb, a religious sect known as the Zealots would secretly steal Christ's body from the tomb, then spread the rumor that He had risen, thus fulfilling Biblical prophecy. Written by Mike Konczewski See less
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Oct 1976 (United States)

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Harry Andrews
Yohanan the Baptist Yohanan the Baptist   See fewer
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Hugh Griffith
Caiaphas Caiaphas   See fewer
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Zalman King
Yeshua Yeshua   See fewer
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Donald Pleasence
Pontius Pilate Pontius Pilate   See fewer
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Daniel Ades
Andros (as Dan Ades) Andros (as Dan Ades)   See fewer
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William Paul Burns
Shimon (as William Burns) Shimon (as William Burns)   See fewer
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Dan Hedaya
Yaocov (as Daniel Hedaya) Yaocov (as Daniel Hedaya)   See fewer
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Helena Kallianiotes
Visionary Woman Visionary Woman   See fewer
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Robert Walker Jr.
Bar Talmi Bar Talmi   See fewer
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William Watson
Roman Captain Roman Captain   See fewer
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Moti Baharav
Zealot (uncredited) Zealot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Heinz Bernard
High Priest (uncredited) High Priest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Frye
Herod Antipas (uncredited) Herod Antipas (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ken Globus
Hashimoni (uncredited) Hashimoni (uncredited)   See fewer
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Yitzhak Ne'eman
Blind Begger (uncredited) Blind Begger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Schneider
Zaccaharius (uncredited) Zaccaharius (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joseph Shiloach
Zealot (uncredited) Zealot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lauren Simon
Malcah (uncredited) Malcah (uncredited)   See fewer
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Oded Teomi
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4.6 / 10 | 72 votes