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Jesus Christ, Movie Star

Hollywood meets the Holy in these messiah movies

Facets, aka "your source for world cinema on video," recently compiled a list of Jesus films–just in time for Easter viewing.

The list spans almost a century, from 1912's From the Manger to the Cross to 2004's The Passion of the Christ. There are a few differences between theirs list and our Top 10 Jesus Movies, most notably their inclusion of the blasphemous Last Temptation of Christ and the somewhat irreverent Jesus Christ Superstar.

Of course, our list–compiled by our own Peter Chattaway–is better!

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