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)
Sara Carver ...
 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)
Katharine Schlesinger ...
 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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En el comienzo  »

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

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Followed by Barabbas (2012) See more »

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Worth a rental or even a purchase
31 August 2001 | by (Warwick, RI) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed this though I found the disclaimer at the beginning amusing. I didn't look in my Bible to see how close to the text it was but found the stories involving and the effects passable (I'm usually concerned with reverent truthful approaches to the subject matter). Dramatic license? Sure...but better than most efforts. Joseph's reunion with his father was particularly touching. Enjoy this film...I did!


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