King of Kings



Who is Jesus, and why does he impact all he meets? He is respected and reviled, emulated and accused, beloved, betrayed, and finally crucified. Yet that terrible fate would not be the end of the story.

  1. Nicholas Ray


  2. Philip Yordan


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jeffrey Hunter

    Jeffrey Hunter


  2. Siobhán McKenna

    Siobhán McKenna


  3. Hurd Hatfield

    Hurd Hatfield

    Pontius Pilate

  4. Viveca Lindfors

    Viveca Lindfors


  5. Robert Ryan

    Robert Ryan

    John the Baptist

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King of Kings
King of Kings



Status Released

Release Information

  • October 11, 1961


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 48m

Budget $5,037,000.00

Revenue $14,483,352.00



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