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Jesus of Montreal

  • R
  • DVD
  • 1 disc
  • Region 1 USA/CA (info)
  • When attendance at a church's annual Passion Play flags, a troupe of young actors is hired to stage a newer interpretation of the teachings of Jesus. While their newer, more modern version brings the house down, it also brings down the condemnation of church hierarchy, creating a strange parallel between the actors--now persecuted believers--and the authorities. But the actor, who is beginning to feel at peace with the character he plays (Christ), insists that the show will go on... no matter what happens to him in the process.
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  • Additional Info
    Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): DV3042

  • Credits
    Lothaire Bluteau, Gilles Pelletier, Johanne-Marie Tremblay, Catherine Wilkening, Robert LePage, Remy Girard, Yves Jacques
  • Critic Reviews
    "...A sharply perceptive satire....[An] ardent, richly comic film..."
    Rolling Stone

    "...Intelligent, audacious....Beautifully filmed..."
    New York Times

    "...JESUS OF MONTREAL is a soaring, multifaceted delight..."
    Los Angeles Times

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