Biblical tales from the books of Genesis and Exodus, including the stories of Abraham's devotion and Joseph's betrayal.
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 Abraham (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Sarah (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Moses (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Joseph (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Jacob (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Jethro (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Potiphar (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Yocheved (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Zuleika (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Rameses I (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Rameses II (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Young Rebeccah (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Mature Rebeccah (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Happatezoah, Pharaoh's Magician (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Aaron (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Eliezer (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Hagar (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Eve (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Adam (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Issac (2 episodes, 2000)
Andrew Grainger ...
 Esau (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Rachel (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Simeon (2 episodes, 2000)
Tom Harper ...
 Benjamin (2 episodes, 2000)
Richard Rees ...
 Pharaoh Seti I (2 episodes, 2000)
Jeremy Peters ...
 Amran (2 episodes, 2000)
Gaby Vear Toscano ...
 Miriam (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Basya, Pharaoh's Daughter (2 episodes, 2000)
Brana Bajic ...
 Zipporah (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Joshua (2 episodes, 2000)
Josephine Amankwah ...
 Handmaiden (2 episodes, 2000)
Buki Armstrong ...
 Hittite Woman #1 (2 episodes, 2000)
Abderrahim Bargache ...
 Merchant (2 episodes, 2000)
Benedick Blythe ...
 Traveller (2 episodes, 2000)
Niven Boyd ...
 Rachel's Brother (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Rider #1 (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Lot (2 episodes, 2000)
Melanie Claus ...
 Hittite Woman #2 (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Idol Worshipper (2 episodes, 2000)
Zoltán Gera ...
 Cloth Merchant (2 episodes, 2000)
Anton Gregory ...
 Pharaoh's Son (2 episodes, 2000)
László Görög ...
 Man of Haran (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Isaac (Older) (2 episodes, 2000)
Sarah-Jane Holm ...
 Leah (2 episodes, 2000)
Mark Jax ...
 Reuben (2 episodes, 2000)
János Kulka ...
 Jacob's Servant (2 episodes, 2000)
Sana Laaouani ...
 Levite Girl (2 episodes, 2000)
Abdelkader Lofti ...
 Chief of the Market (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Isaac (Younger) (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Prison Governor (2 episodes, 2000)
Gora Mbaye ...
 Etiopian (2 episodes, 2000)
Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni ...
 Slave Trader (2 episodes, 2000)
Vincent Pickering ...
 Egyptian Officer (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Jacob (Older) (2 episodes, 2000)
Christopher Routh ...
 Edalak (2 episodes, 2000)
Ahmed Saguia ...
 Ishmael (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Miriam (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Judah (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Chief Cup Bearer (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Prisoner #1 (2 episodes, 2000)
Corey J. Smith ...
 Moses (Toddler) (2 episodes, 2000)
Stewart Thompson ...
 Judah (2 episodes, 2000)
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 Laban (2 episodes, 2000)
Anne White ...
 Lot's Wife (2 episodes, 2000)
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Biblical tales from the books of Genesis and Exodus, including the stories of Abraham's devotion and Joseph's betrayal.

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From creation to the commandments, Man's greatest journey starts here.

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The last full length film of Victor Spinetti. See more »

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Follows Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999) See more »

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Excellent to Watch
25 August 2005 | by (Ile-de-France / Paris Region, France) – See all my reviews

I recently found this on a cheap DVD in the UK on my last visit. It makes for very interesting watching. No-one really knows what happened at the time of the events so it is useless to try and ascertain whether the film is true to reality or not, and those of your readers that try to do so are simply wasting their time ! On a cinematic level, then, things are very well done and I did love the limited amount of special effects. Being a catholic, I had of course studied the Bible at school but had forgotten large portions of the old testament. This film puts things back in place in an agreable way. It's a little difficult for me first time round as all those bearded men seem to resemble each other but the beauty of the DVD is to play it over and over again, of course. Peplums and Biblical Films are not my strong point but I like to watch them occasionally for a change. My verdict then is that of a neophyte as regards this type of film but is definitely on the positive side. Also, there is excellent picture and sound quality and the soundtrack is not bad at all !


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