A modern-day version of the gospels, opening with John the Baptist calling a disparate group of young New Yorkers from their workaday lives to follow and learn from Jesus. They form a roving acting troupe that enacts the parables through song and dance, comedy, and mime. Jesus' ministry ends with a last supper, his Crucifixion in a junkyard, and, the following morning, his body being carried aloft by his apostles back into the world of the living on the streets of New York.
Before watching Godspell, you have to clean your mind of all the rules that rule this world! You can enjoy it later. Most movies, even the greatest ones, evaporate like mist once you've returned to the real world; they leave memories behind, but their reality fades free quickly. But not with this one :). The soundtrack is very good too. I'm big fan of Drama movies. Godspell stand up to the test of time. You've got to watch this movie online and finally understand why Godspell is one of the best movie of... Show more
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