MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 17,242 this week

Joseph's Gift (1998)

 -  Drama
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 69 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Joseph is the youngest member of a large family that owns a successful garment business in Los Angeles. His father, Jacob, makes no attempt at hiding the fact that Joseph is his favorite ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1539 titles
created 05 Feb 2012
 
a list of 975 titles
created 23 Oct 2012
 
a list of 335 titles
created 13 Dec 2012
 
a list of 247 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Joseph's Gift" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Joseph's Gift (1998)

Joseph's Gift (1998) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Joseph's Gift.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Pixie is cursed with turning into a Pterodactyl when her husband is caught messing with bones on an ancient burial ground. Her husband, children, friends, and neighbours must come to terms ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Beverly D'Angelo, Aron Eisenberg, Barry Humphries
Mercenary II: Thick & Thin (TV Movie 1999)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Mercenary Captain "Hawk" is in Acion again to save a hostage. But he and his team are betrayed. Nothing is as it seems...

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Sam Bottoms, Claudia Christian, Olivier Gruner
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The true story of Irish outlaw Daniel Morgan, who is wanted, dead or alive, in Australia during the 1850s.

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Dennis Hopper, Jack Thompson, David Gulpilil
Musical | Fantasy | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

In WWII, Captain Invincible used his superpowers against the Nazis, and he was a hero. But when they accused him of supporting the communists, he retired to Australia. Now, after a US super... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Alan Arkin, Christopher Lee, Kate Fitzpatrick
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

A strange race of human-like marsupials appear suddenly in Australia, and a sociologist who studies these creatures falls in love with a female one. Is this a dangerous combination?

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Barry Otto, William Yang, Imogen Annesley
Communion (1989)
Biography | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Whitley Strieber goes with his family and some friends to his holiday home in the forest. They experience some weird occurances, are they UFO activity? Whitley is abducted and then faces a ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Christopher Walken, Lindsay Crouse, Frances Sternhagen
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

An ex-cop gets pulled back in an undercover mission for the FBI by his former partner. The mission is to catch drug runners, but it is also sting operation against dirty cops, some of whom ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Brian Bosworth, Joe Torry, Dara Tomanovich
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

A young man whose sister was murdered by werewolves helps an investigator track down a gang of the monsters through the United States and Europe.

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Christopher Lee, Annie McEnroe, Reb Brown
Continuity I (2012)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A spy agency trys to prove that God exists so that Communism can be destroyed absolutely. Agent "Peter Lorre" trains remote viewers for the mission, but has cosmic problems when he tries time-travel himself.

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Anni Blackhurst, Victoria Bullock, Paul Clemens
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A down-on-his-luck film director sets fire to his home so he can collect the insurance money and fund his new movie. But crime apparently does pay, because once the rumor mill gets wind of ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: John Savage, James Wilder, Joanne Baron
Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

While investigating the murder of a movie star, a detective finds that he himself is being set up for the crime.

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: John Dennis Johnston, Jonathan Ball, Jim Chiros
A Breed Apart (1984)
Drama | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A conservationist and a widow meet a mountain climber hired to steal bald-eagle eggs.

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Rutger Hauer, Powers Boothe, Kathleen Turner
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Joseph Keller
...
Frank Childress
...
James Saunders
...
Jacob Keller
...
Rachel Keller
...
Thompsonn
...
Carl
Ben Bottoms ...
Ashton Keller
...
Simon Keller
...
Robert Keller
...
Parker (as J.D. Johnston)
...
Justin Keller
Caroline Ambrose ...
Clara Childress
...
The Snake
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Wife
Edit

Storyline

Joseph is the youngest member of a large family that owns a successful garment business in Los Angeles. His father, Jacob, makes no attempt at hiding the fact that Joseph is his favorite son, resulting in the constant envy and resentment of his brothers. Eventually, in their bitterness, they plot revenge against this favored son. When Joseph accompanies his brothers on a trip to New York, they commit the ultimate betrayal, stranding him there, a virtual prisoner in a corrupt, modern-day sweat shop. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Marcel Marceau's final film appearance. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Awesome Family Friendly Movie and NOT Boring
17 January 2007 | by (Bahamas) – See all my reviews

This movie really restored my hope for Christian/faith based movies. The modern spin on an OLD story made the movie even more believable. For once the writing was INTELLIGENT and the acting MORE than Bearable. The acting was ACTUALLY good. Man I am so happy that I got a chance to watch this hidden treasure of cinematic Christian splendor. This story of Joseph was told in a way that I would have never thought and it proved more relevant because of it. No, it is not the latest movie but stand this next to big movie releases like The Gospel and Joseph's Gift makes the others look like they are unsaved. Great work by the entire production and writing team. The Father is well pleased!


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Joseph's Gift (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?