The Great Commandment

Directed by Irving Pichel
1941    78m    Approved
In Jerusalem young Zealot Joel wants to fight the Roman conquerors and hopes that Jesus will be their Jewish king. But Jesus is crucified, and Joel becomes an early Christian, learning to live by the divine command, ‚Love thy neighbor.'
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Cast of The Great Commandment
  • John BealJoel
  • Albert DekkerLonginus
  • Maurice MoscovitchLamech
  • Marjorie CooleyTamar
  • Ian WolfeTax Collector
  • Lloyd CorriganJemuel
  • Warren McCollumZadok
  • Olaf HyttenNathan
  • Marc LoebellJudas
  • Anthony MarloweSinger
  • Lester SharpeFirst Zealot
  • Harold MinjirAndrew
  • Earl GunnWounded Man
  • Albert SpehrSecond Zealot
  • George RosenerMerchant
  • John MertonUnder-Officer
  • Perry IvinsFirst Elder
  • D'Arcy CorriganBlind Man
  • Max DavidsonOld Man
  • Stanley PriceSecond Elder
  • John AbbottStarving Begger
  • Belle MitchellJemuel's Wife
  • Irving PichelJesus Christ (voice)
  • Rose PlumerTownswoman
  • Evelyn SelbieTownswoman
  • John AbbottStarving Beggar

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