This production’s main claim to fame is that it was shot on location in Egypt and the Holy Land pre-WWI and the scenery is admittedly impressive but there are other interesting features.
For one thing, it was written by pioneering female screenwriter Gene Gauntier. The direction by Sidney Olcott is a bit stodgy even for 1912 but this is still a rather intriguing production.
How does it end? Hover or tap below for a spoiler.
There actually is a twist to this one: there is no resurrection shown and the title is completely literal.
If it were a dessert it would be: Stained Glass Cookies. Absolutely stunning and old school, if a bit difficult to consume.
Availability: Released on DVD.
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