U certificateThe Greatest Story Ever Told is a Film programme that first aired in 1965 and has been classified a U certificate.

The Greatest Story Ever Told is a 3 star programme

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The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)

Directed by
George Stevens

Stirring biblical epic based on the life of Jesus Christ, with an all-star cast including Charlton Heston as John The Baptist, Jose Ferrer as Herod, Telly Savalas as Pontius Pilate, Sidney Poitier, Claude Rains, and even John Wayne in a fleeting appearance as a Roman soldier.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1965

3/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Max von SydowMax von Sydow...Jesus
Michael Anderson Jr....James the Younger
Carroll Baker...Veronica
Ina Balin...Martha of Bethany
Pat Boone...The figure in the tomb
Victor Buono...Sorak
Richard Conte...Barabbas
Joanna Dunham...Mary Magdalene
José Ferrer...Herod Antipas
Image for Van HeflinVan Heflin...Bar Amand
Image for Charlton HestonCharlton Heston...John the Baptist
Martin Landau...Caiaphas
Angela Lansbury...Claudia
Janet Margolin...Mary of Bethany
Image for David McCallumDavid McCallum...Judas Iscariot