Soldiers of the Cross (1900)


Soldiers of the Cross Poster
Original Title: Soldiers of the Cross
Type: Movie
Genre: Biography, Drama
Release Date: 13 Sep 1900 (Australia)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
n/A
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Herbert Booth, Joseph Perry
Stars: 
Beatrice Day, Harold Graham, Mr. Graham  »




Description

The plot outlined the story of the early Christian martyrs with a compendium of horrors guaranteed to jolt audiences into an awareness of terrible suffering for the sake of Christianity. Contained maulings at the Colosseum, crucifixions,...




Plot

The plot outlined the story of the early Christian martyrs with a compendium of horrors guaranteed to jolt audiences into an awareness of terrible suffering for the sake of Christianity. Contained maulings at the Colosseum, crucifixions, beheadings, savage hackings and burnings at the stake, burnings in the limepit, the spectacle of human torches in Nero's garden. Overall "soul stirring stories of the martyrs, illustrated by the most beautiful living pictures by kinematograph and limelight and never before witnessed in this or any other country. Written by Anonymous





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Early Christian Martyrs (Australia)

  • Company

    Limelight Department of the Salvation Army, Melbourne

  • Country

    Australia

  • Location

    Richmond
    Melbourne
    Victoria
    Australia





  • Details (Technical)

  • Color

    Black and White

  • Sound Mix

    Silent