Same director. Similar costumes. Hmmm.


Jeffrey Wells ponders the similarities between the outfits worn by James Dean in Rebel without a Cause (1955) and by Jesus in King of Kings (1961), both of which were directed by Nicholas Ray.

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  • http://vjmorton.wordpress.com Victor

    The Jeffrey Hunter KING OF KINGS was widely derided at the time as I WAS A TEENAGE JESUS.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05113670876288157267 Matt Page

    or “rebel with a cause”