Overview

The King of Kings is the Greatest Story Ever Told as only Cecil B. DeMille could tell it. In 1927, working with one of the biggest budgets in Hollywood history, DeMille spun the life and Passion of Christ into a silent-era blockbuster. Featuring text drawn directly from the Bible, a cast of thousands, and the great showman’s singular cinematic bag of tricks, The King of Kings is at once spectacular and deeply reverent—part Gospel, part Technicolor epic.

  1. Jeanie Macpherson

    Story, Writer

  2. Cecil B. DeMille

    Director

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Status Released

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  • January 1, 1927
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 35m

Budget $2,500,000.00

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