Favorite version of the Moses storyby jalapenoman | created - 23 Sep 2014 | updated - 04 Aug 2015 | Public
Which is your favorite movie/television version of the story of Moses?
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1. The Ten Commandments (1923)
Passed | 136 min | Biography, Drama, Fantasy
After hearing the story of Moses, the sons of a devout Christian mother go their own ways, while the atheist brother's breaking of the Ten Commandments leads to tragedy.
Votes: 1,773 | Gross: $5.36M
2. The Ten Commandments (1956)
G | 220 min | Adventure, Drama
Moses, an Egyptian prince, learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people.
Votes: 58,844 | Gross: $93.74M
The Cecil B. DeMille/Charlton Heston version
3. Moses the Lawgiver (1974– )
PG | 360 min | Drama
A biopic of Moses, who led the Jewish people out of Egypt, ex. by parting the Red Sea and afterwards delivered the Ten Commandments from God.
4. Wholly Moses! (1980)
PG | 103 min | Comedy, Fantasy
Harvey and Zoey, two tourists travelling through Israel, discover an ancient scroll describing the life of Herschel, the man who was almost Moses. Herschel receives the command from God to ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,694 | Gross: $14.16M
Not quite Moses, but Herschel came close!
5. History of the World: Part I (1981)
R | 92 min | Comedy, History
Mel Brooks brings his one-of-a-kind comic touch to the history of mankind covering events from the Old Testament to the French Revolution in a series of episodic comedy vignettes.
Votes: 43,609 | Gross: $31.67M
(a portion of this sketch movie)
6. The Ten Commandments (1997 Video)
Animation, Family, Musical
7. The Prince of Egypt (1998)
PG | 99 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama
Egyptian Prince Moses (Val Kilmer) learns of his identity as a Hebrew and his destiny to become the chosen deliverer of his people.
Votes: 110,902 | Gross: $101.22M
8. The Ten Commandments (2006– )
PG-13 | 167 min | Action, Adventure, Biography
A telling of the biblical tale, where Moses returns to Egypt to free the Hebrews from slavery.
(Made for television)
9. The Ten Commandments (2007)
PG | 88 min | Animation, Family
In this animated adaptation of the Bible story Moses hears the voice of God from a burning bush, which inspires him to confront Egypt's pharaoh and demand freedom for the Israelite slaves. ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,212 | Gross: $0.95M
10. Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
PG-13 | 150 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy
The defiant leader Moses rises up against Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses II, setting six hundred thousand slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Votes: 153,410 | Gross: $65.01M