The Body

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Original title The Body
Category Drama, Romance, Fantasy
UK Release Date
Production year 2001
Production Country
Directors Jonas McCord
Cast Antonio Banderas, Olivia Williams, Jason Flemyng, John Shrapnel, Derek Jacobi, John Wood, Makram Khoury, Vernon Dobtcheff, Ian McNeice, Lillian Lux
Distributor

Synopsis

An ancient skeleton has been discovered in Jerusalem in a rich man's tomb. Colouration of the wrist and leg bones indicates the cause of death was crucifiction. other signs, include a gold coin bearing the marks of Pontius Pilate and faint markings around the skull, lead authorities to suspect that these could be the bones of Jesus Christ. Politicians, clerics, religious extremists and those using terror as a means to an end, find their beliefs and identities test while risking their lives to unearth the truth…..