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Writers:
Stephen Lord (series)
James L. Conway (developer)
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Release Date:
19 November 1978 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Anthology of famous events of the Old Testament. Full summary »
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Cast

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Victor Jory ... Narrator / ... (12 episodes, 1978-1979)
Brad Crandall ... Opening Narrator (12 episodes, 1978-1979)

Peter Mark Richman ... King Bera (6 episodes, 1978-1979)

Will Kuluva (5 episodes, 1979)
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Series Directed by
James L. Conway (7 episodes, 1978-1979)
Jack Hively (3 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Writing credits
Brian Russell (7 episodes, 1978-1979)
Stephen Lord (3 episodes, 1978)
S.S. Schweitzer (3 episodes, 1978)
James L. Conway (2 episodes, 1979)
Norman Lessing (2 episodes, 1979)
Charles E. Sellier Jr. (2 episodes, 1979)

Series Produced by
Bill Cornford .... associate producer / producer (5 episodes, 1978-1979)
James L. Conway .... supervising producer (3 episodes, 1979)
Biff Johnson .... producer (3 episodes, 1979)
Jim Simmons .... producer (2 episodes, 1978)
Charles E. Sellier Jr. .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Original Music by
Bob Summers (2 episodes, 1979)

Andrew Belling (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Wm. Alan Pezzuto (4 episodes, 1979)
Stephen W. Gray (3 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Film Editing by
Larry Kemp (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Direction by
Maria Caso (1 episode, 1979)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Maria Caso (1 episode, 1979)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sam Baldoni .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Douglas Vandegrift .... assistant art director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Jim Bryan .... sound / sound effects supervisor (2 episodes, 1979)
Tom Ruff .... sound effects editor (2 episodes, 1979)
Rod Sutton .... sound (2 episodes, 1979)

Dale Angell .... sound effects editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Special Effects by
Harry Woolman .... special effects (1 episode, 1979)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Harry Walton .... visual effects supervisor (2 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Animation Department
Harry Walton .... animation director (2 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Laurie Vandegrift .... wardrobe (unknown episodes)
 
Series Location Management
Dennis Williams .... location manager (1 episode, 1978)
 
Series Music Department
Don Perry .... music supervisor / composer: additional music (17 episodes, 1978-1979)
Bob Summers .... conductor / composer: additional music (3 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Other crew
Brian Russell .... story editor (3 episodes, 1979)

Corey Burton .... adr loop group (unknown episodes)
David G. McKnight .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
 

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510 min (4 episodes)
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Factual errors: In the opening credits scenes of creation, a rainbow is shown even though it was (indirectly) mentioned not to have been created until Noah's time.See more »
Movie Connections:
Edited into Ancient Secrets of the Bible (1992) (TV)See more »

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4 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Descendants of Moses?, 5 August 2007
Author: arquetect from United States

In the Tower of Babel installment of the mini-series, the narrator describes the builders of the tower as "the descendants of Moses."

That's like saying George Washington lived many centuries before Alexander the Great.

Or that the light bulb was invented before the wheel.

Or that the guided missile was the forerunner of the bow-and-arrow.

Need I say more?

The writers of The Greatest Heroes of the Bible should have at least paid closer attention to the chronologies of Biblical people and events.

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