Unrated | | Drama, History
In the Roman province of Judea during the 1st century, Roman tribune Marcellus Gallio is ordered to crucify Jesus of Nazareth but is tormented by his guilty conscience afterwards.
The set of Cana, the village of Galilea where Marcellus Gallio meets Peter, was a redress of sets originally built for Algiers (1938), that had stood on the studio back-lot for seventeen years. The sets were later used in Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) - this film's sequel - as the Christian ... ...
To be a slave in this household is an honor.
Demetrius: To be a slave anywhere is to be a dog.
The maximum tidal range in the Mediterranean sea is ~1.6m (off the coast of Tunisia) but the typical range off the west coast of Italy and the coast of Palestine is only about 0.4m or so; not enough to be important for navigation, so no real need to 'catch the next tide'.