Jesus Christ Superstar Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 4059

Average Rating: 2.7/4

# of Ratings: 75

Theatrical Release Date: 08/17/1973

Language: English

Genre: Drama, Musical

MPAA Rating: G

Director: Norman Jewison

Actors: Ted Neeley, Carl Anderson, Yvonne Elliman, Barry Dennen, Bob Bingham, Larry Marshall

Plot: A rock opera based on the last six days in the life of Jesus Christ as told through the eyes of Judas Iscariot. -- Chris Kavan

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Ichabod Crane - wrote on 02/04/2009

A musical is really based on three things the look, the music and the singing. The stories are usually thin but this one really has a better story since it was already all written out for the writers. The look is good enough I do like all the Israel scenery. The signing is good especially from Carl Anderson and the music is great. Some might fine this offensive but I don't and I am a very faithful person. The cause of the controversy really is from a miss interpretation.

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Chris Kavan - wrote on 03/18/2008

A rock opera based on the last six days in the life of Christ is pretty risky, but the music works, even if its anachronistic. It's has a hippie vibe going on that makes it both more authentic and yet spoils it at the same time.

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