The New Testament doesn't reveal Pilate's reaction when he learned of Jesus' resurrection, although Christians throughout the centuries have wondered what he would have done.
A new movie that hits theaters Feb. 19 surmises that Pilate likely would have ordered a region-wide search for the body of Christ, dismissing claims of the resurrection and fearing an uprising against his leadership.
The film is "Risen" (PG-13), and it follows a Roman military officer by the name of Clavius (Joseph Fiennes), an unbeliever who is tasked by Pilate to find the body before Christ's followers exploit what Pilate thinks is a hoax.
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Tuesday, February 16, 2016 9:00:00 AM