Jesus christ superstar is a movie and musical that tells the story of. The life of jesus christ the life of jesus christ son of god. Nov 10, 2015 cast and creative team members of the 2000 film production of jesus christ superstar gale edwards, renee castle, fred johanson and rik mayall discuss the making of the film. Apr 01, 2018 ted neely is an actor, singer, composer, and producer who played jesus in the 1973 film jesus christ superstar.
This is, therefore, technically a studio cast recording. And now, the movie oscarnominated film adaptation of the rock opera of the same name, based on the last weeks before the crucifixion of jesus. Gale edwards, andrew lloyd webber, tim rice and jerome pradon discuss the role of judas iscariot in jesus christ superstar. Many moviesmusicals throughout time has created a ripple that disturbed societys balance. Cast and creative team members of the 2000 film production of jesus christ superstar gale edwards, renee castle, fred johanson and rik mayall discuss the making of the film. Best jesus christ superstar recording message board log in register. Not only are the music by andrew lloyd weber and the lyrics by tim rice brilliant, but the cinematography is awesome. I have been up to avdat today and i think i recognize it being used in a few scenes of the 1973 movie version of jesus christ superstar, but of course its really hard obviously they dressed the ruins. Its cool to see different performers doing the roles in an indoor setting. Jesus christ superstar was an excellent movie and an excellent play. The making of jesus christ superstar video 2000 imdb. The film musical is so well loved that there are plenty of resources for it online, and im sure that if id looked for long enough i would have found one which does exactly this.
Jan 14, 2015 jesus christ superstar is a movie and musical that tells the story of the betrayal of judas through rock songs and modern day views. The life of jesus christ the life of jesus christ son. Jesus christ superstar original studio cast jesus christ. Gale edwards, andrew lloyd webber and nick morris discuss the 25th anniversary production of jesus christ superstar. The making of jesus christ superstar documentary, short.
Jesus christ superstar one of the best film adaptations of a musical, with fantastic performances by ted neeley and carl anderson. Movies online oscarnominated film adaptation of the rock opera of the same name, based on the last. In this version of the film, the director has decided to put a twist and make everything modern and hightec. Jesus christ superstar 2000 full movie download full hd. As the manager did not know who they were for they were thrown away. Mar 22, 2012 shortlived broadway revivals of jesus christ superstar surfaced in 1977 and 2000, but it wasnt until lloyd webber and rice followed the buzz to the stratford shakespeare festival in 2011 that. Jesus christ superstar is a 1970 rock opera with music by andrew lloyd webber and lyrics by tim rice. Celebrating 40 years since it first opened in londons west end, the jesus christ superstar arena tour opened 21 september, 2012, at the o2 arena in london and went on to visit glasgow, newcastle. Feb 14, 2017 jesus christ superstar making of viktor musakhanyan. The story of jesus christ is one of the most told stories in the world. Hosanna jesus christ superstar 1970 version by ideasrus714. Jesus christ superstar 1973 letterboxd your life in film. Jesus christ superstar 1996 studio cast andrew lloyd. The film, featuring a cast of ted neeley, carl anderson, yvonne elliman, barry dennen, bob bingham, and kurt yaghjian, centers on the conflict between judas and jesus during the week before the.
Watch john legend in rehearsals for nbcs jesus christ. How did jesus christ superstar create a controversy. This recording of jesus christ superstar is based on the 1996 london stage revival, but it is not billed as a revival cast album because it does not feature all the members of the stage cast. Does the musical jesus christ superstar actually make fun of. I was confused in the beginning, when they all rode up in a bus, but i later caught on. Jesus christ superstar is a 1973 american musical drama film directed by norman jewison and cowritten by jewison and melvyn bragg based on the andrew lloyd webbertim rice rock opera of the same name.
I first heard the soundtrack and then saw the movie, and the movie definitely fills in all of the blanks. The film was commissioned to explore the technical and creative challenges of taking a theatre production and adapting it to suit the requirements of a large arena space. Terry fox secondary school presents jesus christ superstar april 22nd, 2011. A quintessential horror film, a visceral cinematic assault, was how i described mel gibsons the passion of the christ in the observer last year.
Film version of the musical stage play, presenting the last few weeks of christs life told in an. Is there any information about the specific locations where they filmed the movie. The three copies of jesus christ superstar dvd were delivered to a nearby hotel without any identification of me, the purchaser, mrs frederica thomas. About jesus christ superstar a rock opera the first version of the lloyd webberrice classic, this album features the vocal talents of ian gillan, murray head, yvonne elliman, and more. We are the only firm providing truly comprehensive services to the creators and producers of plays and musicals, including theatrical licensing, music publishing, script publishing, cast recording and first. Jesus christ superstar has too much spunk to fall into sacrilege, but miscasting and tonal monotony halts this musicals groove. Jesus constantly surprises and confounds people, from his miraculous birth to his rise from the grave. Jesus christ superstar was developed into a movie script that was shot in the winter of 1972 under the watchful eye of director norman jewison.
It started as a rock opera album musical before its broadway onstage debut in 1971. Staatstheater augsburg pressefotos jesus christ superstar. Part 1 of the making of the andrew lloyd webber hit musical jesus christ superstar arena tour. Taken from the making of jesus christ superstar a behindthescenes documentary about the film, august 2000. Roger ebert gave the film three stars, calling it a bright and sometimes breathtaking retelling of the rock opera of the same name. In addition to making a stop in warsaw, the show will also make a stop in berlin from 30. Shortlived broadway revivals of jesus christ superstar surfaced in 1977 and 2000, but it wasnt until lloyd webber and rice followed the buzz to the stratford shakespeare festival in 2011 that.
Jesus christ superstar live in concert arte programm. Apr 23, 2010 does the musical jesus christ superstar actually make fun of jesus. If his story would have been a movie it would be the biggest blockbuster. Norman jewisons jesus christ superstar is a bright and sometimes breathtaking retelling of the rock opera of the same name. Jesus christ superstar, the first masterpiece from the legendary writing team of tim rice and andrew lloyd webber, exploded onto the scene in 1971 changing the world of musical theatre forever and now it hits the terry fox stage. Following his success with the adaptation of fiddler on the roof 1971, director norman jewison experimented with a hippieinfluenced sensibility on jesus christ superstar 1973. While we all might know how the story ends, this story of jesus last week on earth loosely based on the gospels accounts, takes us on an emotional roller coaster in a musical experience thats not to be missed. Jesus christ superstar live in concert arte concert. Jesus christ superstar is a musical spectacular, containing the story of the last few days of jesus. A masterpiece the making of jesus christ superstar. Jesus christ superstar is an oddity in the musical genre with a fresh approach to a familiar religious story and bizarrely fun songs to listen to. The screenplay was written by melvyn bragg after an initial draft by lyricist tim rice who had envisaged a ben hur type epic was rejected. Jewison, a director of large talent, has taken a piece of commercial shlock and turned it into.
You can be part of the movement that brings the greatest story of all time to everyone, everywhere, in every language. Follow his life through excerpts from the book of luke, all the miracles, the teachings, and the passion. Behind the scenes the making of jesus christ superstar. I would like to purchase again if i obtain a total refund for the previous ones. Jesus christ superstar making of viktor musakhanyan. Andrew lloyd webber, tim rice and members of the cast and creative team from the 2000 film of jesus christ superstar discuss the history of the show and the. This documentary tells the story of jesus christ in a neutral way. A different interpretation of the jesus christ superstar musical. Jesus christ superstar is a movie that disrupted religious views and created rebellion. Jesus christ superstar 1973 norman jewison synopsis. This film is a perfect introduction to jesus through the gospel of luke.744 237 1056 488 794 920 442 203 66 336 1219 211 1218 1071 1057 699 824 1016 840 1035 1381 547 1351 1060 1290 1088 863 547 1460 756 941 977 1004 1180 755 261 933 328 405 1245 305