8 Biblical Movies To Watch Instead of ‘Exodus’

It isn’t as though the Lord said, “Go out and make motion pictures of my stories.” And yet, that seems to be what’s happening.

Both the Old and New Testaments have provided source material for dozens upon dozens of films, some better — and some more controversial — than others. Here are 8 of the best, from “The Bible” to “The Bible.”

  1. The Bible: In the Beginning… (1966, John Huston)
    History of the World, Part I (1981, Mel Brooks)
    Noah (2014, Darren Aronofsky)
    Jacob (1994, Peter Hall)
    Jonah: A Veggie Tale Movie (2002, Phil Vischer and Mike Nawrocki)
    The Last Temptation of Christ (1988, Martin Scorsese)
    The Passion of the Christ (2004, Mel Gibson)
    The Bible (2013, various directors)

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