A telling of the biblical tale, where Moses returns to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery.
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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »
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Cast

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 Moses (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Aaron (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Menerith (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Zipporah (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Ramses (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Anander (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Jered (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Princess Bithia (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Miriam (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Rani (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Jethro (2 episodes, 2006)
Rachid Abbad ...
 Overseer #3 (2 episodes, 2006)
Latefa Ahrrare ...
 Tribes Woman #3 (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Sichem (2 episodes, 2006)
Hicham Bahloul ...
 Tribeman #2 (2 episodes, 2006)
Said Bey ...
 Tribeman #3 (2 episodes, 2006)
John Boswall ...
 Egyptian Priest (2 episodes, 2006)
Julius D'Silva ...
 Pharaoh (2 episodes, 2006)
Simon De Selva ...
 Overseer #1 (2 episodes, 2006)
Paschal Friel ...
 Egyptian Officer Amon (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Reuven (2 episodes, 2006)
Patrick Gordon ...
 Balaam (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Young Moses (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Jekuthiel (2 episodes, 2006)
Louis Hilyer ...
 Amram (2 episodes, 2006)
Hanane Ibrahimi ...
 Tribes Woman #2 (2 episodes, 2006)
Lisa Jacobs ...
 Jochebed (2 episodes, 2006)
Maria Jittou ...
 Chief Maid (2 episodes, 2006)
Stefan Kalipha ...
 Chief Minister (2 episodes, 2006)
Tom Keller ...
 Yitzchak (2 episodes, 2006)
Khanssa Machkkour ...
 Young Miriam (2 episodes, 2006)
Marina Morgan ...
 Leah (2 episodes, 2006)
Hamid Nider ...
 Palace Sorcerer (2 episodes, 2006)
Firlid Othminni ...
 Young Gershom (2 episodes, 2006)
Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni ...
 Leah's Husband (2 episodes, 2006)
Sally Patrick ...
 Tribes Woman #1 (2 episodes, 2006)
Peter Renaday ...
 Narrator (2 episodes, 2006)
Ian Ricketts ...
 Heber (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Tribesman #1 (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Joshua (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Shemaiah (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Tobia (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Soothsayer (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Rachel (2 episodes, 2006)
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 Laban (2 episodes, 2006)
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When an oracle prophesizes that a child will become Prince of Egypt, a time of danger approaches the kingdom. The Egyptian Pharaoh orders the massacre of all newborn males. But one child, Moses-the son of a Hebrew slave-escapes certain death when he is set adrift on the Nile. As years pass, he is raised in a royal Egyptian household and, with no memory of his family, rises to the stature of prince. Upon discovery of his true heritage, and inspired by a fiery message from God, Moses embarks upon a noble and desperate fight to reclaim his destiny as the leader and liberator of the Hebrew people. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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A grand retelling of the epic story of Moses.


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Die 10 Gebote  »

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The infant playing baby Moses was named Moses in real life after his mother, an extra in the series, gave birth to him during the making of the series. The director ask her if they could cast him as Moses and she was so honored that she named the baby after him. See more »

Quotes

Egyptian Priest: If the idea of God had any meaning, there could only be one all-powerful God. But if men started to question what they had been told to believe since the world began, what else might they begin to question? One God. A ridiculous idea. Far better that there be as many Gods as there are men, if only to keep us priests employed.
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Referenced in The Making of 'The Ten Commandments' (2006) See more »

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too long, too ridiculous
14 April 2006 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

Oh my, not another "Best of Moses"-story. Well, first of all, I thought it was a stupid idea to cast an Indian and a British actor as Egyptian princes (with the British actor I mean the guy who played Ramses). Well, Dougray Scott, as much as I adore him, is also not the best choice for Moses, in fact, I don't think he fits into the role at all.

And what is it with costume films taking place in ancient Egypt where Egyptian make-up and clothes look like in a cheap drag show.

Boring film, laking plot, tension, drama, style and class. Absolutely unnecessary. And a waste for actors like Dougray Scott who simply don't fit into historical roles.


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