Mary Magdalene (Blu-ray)
Mary Magdalene is an authentic and humanistic portrait of one of the most enigmatic and misunderstood spiritual figures in history. The biblical biopic tells the story of Mary (Rooney Mara), a young woman in search of a new way of living. Constricted by the hierarchies of the day, Mary defies her traditional family to join a new social movement led by the charismatic Jesus of Nazareth (Joaquin Phoenix). She soon finds a place for herself within the movement and at the heart of a journey that will lead to Jerusalem. Written by Helen Edmundson and Philippa Goslett, Mary Magdalene also stars Chiwetel Ejiofor and Tahar Rahim.|Rooney Mara and Joaquin Phoenix star in this biblical drama directed by Garth Davis. The film tells the story of Mary Magdalene (Mara), an adventurous young woman who leaves her family behind to become a follower of Jesus of Nazareth (Phoenix). Finding herself at home among Jesus' disciples, Mary sets out on a journey which will eventually lead to Jerusalem. The cast also includes Chiwetel Ejiofor, Ariane Labed and Ryan Corr.