'The Nativity Story' (2006) American film that focuses on the period in Mary and Joseph's life where they journeyed to Bethlehem for the birth of Jesus. It was the first film to premiere in Vatican City.
The obvious Nativity subtext aside, I don't think of this movie as commentary about the future; it's about every generation. Past, present and future. The signs are all there. The idea isn't religious; it's universal, all faiths and beliefs. We see what we want to see in art, our own beliefs and our own thoughts reflected back on us. What this film does is it crosses boundaries to mix all together about one single idea that brings them into one, four-lettered word: hope.
Three Wise Men are depicted presenting gifts to the baby Jesus the night he was born in Bethlehem in the 2006 film, “The Nativity Story.” (New Line Cinema) “The greatest of kings born in the most humble of places,” proclaims one of the “Three Wise Men” in the 2006 movie, “The Nativity Story,” as he […]