Abraham (1993)

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The Old Testament story of Abraham and the trials he endures. Commanded by God to lead his family to the promised land of Canaan with the promise that if he does so, his descendants will ... See full summary »

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 Sarah
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 Pharaoh
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 Terah
Carolina Rosi ...
 Hagar
Andrea Prodan ...
 Lot
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 Nahor
Simona Ferraro ...
 Lot's Wife (as Simona Ferraro Chartoff)
Tom Radcliffe ...
 Serug
Jude Alderson ...
 Mikah
Evelina Meghnagi ...
 Reumah
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 1st Councilor
Danny Mertsoy ...
 Ishmael (age 9)
Giuseppe Peluso ...
 Ishmael (age 16)
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The Old Testament story of Abraham and the trials he endures. Commanded by God to lead his family to the promised land of Canaan with the promise that if he does so, his descendants will become a great and numerous tribe. His obedience, as well as that of his children and grandchildren, is severely tested as they prove their faith to God. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Religious zealot takes off for unknown lands
24 July 2001 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Richard Harris does a fine job of portraying the old testament prophet, Abraham, a man who hears God tell him to take his people and leave the unholy land of Ur of the Chaldees. This takes the group on a journey of many hardships before finally coming to the place God had in mind. The film did not follow the words of the Holy Bible right down the line, but the production was well done just the same; and the locales filmed, if not in the mid-east, certainly looked authentic.


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