This religious documentary, is part of the Mysteries of the Bible series. Dealing with King Herod and his reign of terror, the 45-minute tape takes an historical look at one of the Bible's most notorious villains. From the "slaughter of the innocents" to the erection of the coastal city of Caesarea, this video chronicles the conflicted half-Jewish ruler and his Roman preference. Narrated by Richard Kiley (Man of La Mancha, The Thorn Birds) with actress Jean Simmons (Spartacus, Great Expectations) reading from selected quotations, the video also includes In-depth analysis and commentary from experts, theologians, and historians.
Film Duration: 45 min