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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Ted Neeley
Carl Anderson
Yvonne Ellimann
Barry Dennen
Directors
Norman Jewison
Screenwriters
Melvyn Bragg
Running Time
108 minutes

Jesus Christ - Superstar
Ted Neeley is perhaps the least interesting screen Jesus of all time


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Plot
Convinced that Jesus Christ is straying off message, Judas Iscariot betrays him to the Jewish authorities and he's crucified on the orders of the Roman governor, Pontius Pilate.


Verdict
If it weren’t for Lost Horizon, this would have gone down in history as the Worst Musical of 1973


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