First Trailer: Kevin Reynold’s “Risen”

“Waterworld” and “Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves” director Kevin Reynolds returns with a new faith-based film “Risen” starring Joseph Fiennes as a Roman Centurion named Clavius.

Opening January 22nd, Fiennes’ Clavius is charged by Pontius Pilate to investigate the rumors of a risen Jewish messiah and to locate the missing body of Jesus of Nazareth in order to quell an imminent uprising in Jerusalem. Tom Felton, Peter Firth and Cliff Curtis also star.

The trailer comes as the micro-budget Christian movie “War Room” opening this weekend reportedly pounded the living daylights out of Zac Efron’s new film “We Are Your Friends” in Thursday night preview box-office results.