Gospel Films Archive - The Christmas Collection - Episode 5 - The Star of Bethlehem (1954)

STARRING:
James Mason, Robin Alexander
DIRECTED BY:
James Mason
GENRE:
Produced, directed by and starring James Mason, with the participation of his wife, daughter Portland and other child actors. Mason and his wife first read sections from the bible that lead up to the birth of Jesus. He visits his daughter in bed and their discussion leads into an enactment of the Nativity starring a cast of children. Jerry Mathers plays Joseph. A heartfelt, inventive and personal religious project by a Hollywood star at the height of his fame. (BW)