O Evangelho Segundo Jesus Cristo 

An inversion of the Bible into a dark parable where Jesus finds love in Mary Magdalene, a kindly evilness in the Devil, and comes to terms with the sins of God, a power-hungry autocrat.

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Miguel Gonçalves Mendes (screenplay by), José Saramago (novel)

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An inversion of the Bible into a dark parable where Jesus finds love in Mary Magdalene, a kindly evilness in the Devil, and comes to terms with the sins of God, a power-hungry autocrat.

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