Clavius (Joseph Fiennes) is a number one skilled morality impartial having a religious awakening whereas a process is completed not excellent when it comes to morality. After the demise of a number of prisoners oversees Hebrew, together with it right here and revolutionary Yeshua (Jesus of Nazareth), he receives a mission from Pontius Pilate’s (Peter Firth) to protect the cave the place the stays of the alleged messiah. The two troopers exhausted that places to protect the cave will get drunk and go to sleep, and the following day the physique doesn’t seem there.
This occasion is a nightmare by way of picture. Throughout the entire land everybody discusses a miraculous revival and though Pilate, along with his cronies appear fairly frightened by this prospect at first treats solely as an issue of administration. King will quickly go to the area and arrives territory should be beneath the robust management of the Roman empire, with out there combating with insurgents pushed from behind by the assumption that Jesus continues to be on the market.
Thus, Clavius ought to act as a detective and query the individuals who knew him or had been round him within the final days of life, hoping to find what has occurred to the physique. During his journey, Clavius hear witness after witness that describe Jesus (Cliff Curtis) as a prophet benefactor with supernatural powers. Since then, he begins to consider whether or not he is likely to be the unsuitable aspect.