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February 27, 2014

Movie preview: “Son Of God”


Rated: PG-13 for intense and bloody depiction of The Crucifixion, and for some sequences of violence.

Running time: 2 hr 18 min

Cast: Roma Downey, Diogo Morgado, Greg Hicks, Adrian Schiller, Sebastian Knapp, Simon Kunz

Plot: Told with the scope and scale of an action epic, the larger-than-life story of The New Testament gets a larger-than life treatment that spans the life of Jesus from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection.