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  1. 'Son of God' Marketing Push Includes Legos, NASCAR and Plug From David Letterman (Video)

    5:32 pm 2/27/2014

    Filmmakers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey sent an email to tens of thousands of Christians on Thursday encouraging them to evangelize for the movie.Read more

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  2. 'Son of God': What the Critics Are Saying

    12:20 pm 2/27/2014

    Major critics take a dim view of the film expanding on the History Channel miniseries, noting that its "melodramatic emotionalism" is stiffling and "PG-13 rating is indefensible."Read more

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  3. Son of God: Film Review

    12:00 pm 2/27/2014

    The Christian film, based on Mark Burnett and Roma Downey's 10-hour miniseries, is directed by Christopher Spencer and zooms in on "The Bible" lead, Diogo Morgado.Read more

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  4. 'Son of God': Roma Downey Knew During 'Bible' Miniseries 'We Had Something Spectacular' (Video)

    11:31 am 2/26/2014

    Producers Downey and Mark Burnett talk to NBC's "Today" about transforming the hit History Channel program into a movie.Read more

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  5. 'Son of God' Courting Korean Americans

    3:54 pm 2/25/2014

    The film was screened with subtitles for 800 Korean faith leaders and journalists.Read more

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  6. 'The Voice': Usher's Blind Audition Strategy, Mark Burnett on Cee Lo Green's Exit

    12:28 pm 2/24/2014

    Burnett also spoke on the return of the Twitter #InstantSave, while Carson Daly commented on Christina Aguilera's show status: "What? She's pregnant?!"Read more

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  7. 'Son of God': Churches, Religious Groups Snap Up Almost 500,000 Tickets in Weeks Before Christ Film Debut

    9:18 am 2/20/2014

    Film charity Compassion International tells THR it bought 225,000 seats in 40 cities and Jerry Falwell's Liberty University is giving thousands of tickets away. Read more

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  8. 'Son of God': Fox's Big Push to Reach Hispanics With the 'First Latin Jesus'

    5:00 am 2/20/2014

    The studio has set up one of the most extensive outreach campaigns ever to U.S. Latinos to promote the Mark Burnett-produced film.Read more

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  9. 'Son of God' Trailer Highlights Jesus Christ's Miracles (Video)

    10:46 am 2/19/2014

    The theatrical version of "The Bible" hits screens Feb. 28.Read more

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  10. 'Bible' Producers Cut Satan Scenes From 'Son of God' Following Obama Controversy (Video)

    9:50 am 2/17/2014

    Eager to avoid a controversy about the devil looking like the president, Roma Downey and Mark Burnett decided to leave the character out of their film, which is based on "The Bible" miniseries.Read more

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