|aThe greatest story ever told |h [videorecording] / |c Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; George Stevens presents ; released through United Artists ; screenplay by James Lee Barrett, George Stevens ; produced and directed by George Stevens.
|aSanta Monica, Calif.:|bMGM Home Entertainment,|cc2002.
|a"Based on the books of the Old and New Testaments, other ancient writings, the book The greatest story ever told, by Fulton Oursler, and writings by Henry Denker."
|aOriginally released as a motion picture in 1965.
|aSpecial features include: Restored roadshow version with original 6-track stereo and a 65-mm hi-definition video transfer ; documentary including interviews with the director and cast ; original "making-of" featurette ; deleted scene ; portions of Handel's Messiah cut from theatrical version ; photo gallery ; original theatrical trailer.
|aDirectors of photography, William C. Mellor, Loyal Griggs ; supervising editor, Harold F. Kress ; music, Alfred Newman.
|aMax Von Sydow, Michael Anderson, Jr., Carroll Baker, Ina Balin, Pat Boone, Victor Buono, Richard Conte, Joanna Dunham, Jose Ferrer, Van Heflin, Charlton Heston, Martin Landau, Angela Lansbury, Janet Margolin, David McCallum, Roddy McDowell, Dorothy McGuire, Sal Mineo, Nehemiah Persoff, Donald Pleasence, Sidney Poitier, Claude Rains, Gary Raymond, Telly Savalas, Joseph Schildkraut, Paul Stewart, John Wayne, Shelley Winters, Ed Wynn, members of the Inbal Dance Theatre of Israel.
|aDrama of the life of Christ, the teacher and saviour, healer of the hopeless and champion of the poor, from Galilee to Golgotha.
|aMPAA rating: G.
|aEnglish or French language soundtrack (5.1 surround) with optional subtitles in French and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
|aIn English or French with French or Spanish subtitles.
|aOursler, Fulton,|d 1893-1952|vFilm and video adaptations.