Screen Jesus : portrayals of Christ in television and film /
Screen Jesus takes a close look at both mainstream and lesser-known films in which Jesus is depicted. In addition to providing a historical overview of the Jesus films, this book also reveals the changes in piety and the theological understandings of the humanity and divinity of Jesus over the decad...
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- Foreword / by Maggie Roux
- Introducing the theme
- The Jesus figure
- Biblical portraits of Jesus
- The Jesus films: the early 20th century
- The Jesus films: the 1920s and Cecil B. De Mille
- The Jesus films: the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s: Jesus' absence from the mainstream and evangelical Jesus-figures
- The Jesus films: the 1950s and 1960s: mainstream images
- The Jesus films: the 1960s
- The Jesus films: the 1970s
- The Jesus films: the 1980s
- The Jesus films: cinema freedom and images of Jesus
- The Jesus films: the 1990s
- The Jesus films: the 21st century
- The Jesus films: Jesus in our world today
- The Jesus films: verbal Jesus-figures
- Interest in Jesus and film beyond Christianity
- The reverent/serious
- The bizarre
- After The passion of the Christ.