Top Religious & Mythic Epics movies on DVD and Blu-ray

Rent The Passion of the Christ on DVD The Passion of the Christ
Synopsis
Oscar-winning actor-director Mel Gibson helms this controversial epic that focuses on the last 12 hours of Jesus's life -- from the betrayal, trial and death of Jesus to his brutal crucifixion and resurrection from the tomb. Starring Jim Caviezel as Jesus, Maia Morgenstern as Jesus's mother and Monica Bellucci as Mary Magdalene, The Passion is spoken entirely in Latin and Aramaic, and the violent Crucifixion scenes are incredibly graphic.
Cast
Cast
Jim Caviezel, Monica Bellucci, Maia Morgenstern, Hristo Jivkov, Ivano Marescotti, Rosalinda Celentano, Sergio Rubini, Francesco Cabras, Mattia Sbragia, Claudia Gerini, Fabio Sartor
Director
Director
Mel Gibson
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Drama, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Period Pieces, Blockbusters
Rent The Nativity Story on DVD The Nativity Story
Synopsis
Mary (Keisha Castle-Hughes) and Joseph (Oscar Isaac) make the hard journey to Bethlehem for a blessed event in this meticulously researched and visually lush adaptation of the biblical tale of the Nativity from director Catherine Hardwicke (Thirteen). The film follows the pair on their arduous path to their arrival in a small village, where they find shelter in an innkeeper's stable and deliver baby Jesus to the world.
Cast
Cast
Keisha Castle-Hughes, Oscar Isaac, Hiam Abbass, Shaun Toub, Ciarán Hinds, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Stanley Townsend, Alexander Siddig, Nadim Sawalha, Eriq Ebouaney
Director
Director
Catherine Hardwicke
Genres
Genres
Drama, Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Mythic Epics, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Period Pieces
Rent One Night with the King on DVD One Night with the King
Synopsis
This biblical drama chronicles the legend of Hadassah, a beautiful Jewish orphan who rises to become Queen Esther of Persia and saves Persian Jews from genocide. By revealing her heritage to the king, Esther thwarts a plan to annihilate Jews.
Cast
Cast
Tiffany Dupont, Luke Goss, John Noble, John Rhys-Davies, James Callis, Omar Sharif, Peter O'Toole, Tommy 'Tiny' Lister
Director
Director
Michael O. Sajbel
Genres
Genres
Drama, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Period Pieces, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Religious & Mythic Epics, Judaica
Rent Ben-Hur on DVD Ben-Hur
Synopsis
Charlton Heston plays Judah Ben-Hur, a proud Jew who runs afoul of ambitious boyhood friend Messala (Stephen Boyd) in this 1959 epic that boasts an unforgettable chariot race and earned 11 Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Actor (Heston) and Best Director (William Wyler). Condemned to life as a slave, Judah swears vengeance against Messala and escapes, later crossing paths with a gentle prophet named Jesus.
Cast
Cast
Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott, Cathy O'Donnell, Sam Jaffe, Finlay Currie, Frank Thring, Terence Longdon, George Relph, André Morell
Director
Director
William Wyler
Genres
Genres
Classics, Faith & Spirituality, Classic Dramas, Epics, Religious & Mythic Epics, Action Classics, Dramas Based on Classic Literature, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Dramas Based on the Book
Rent Son of God on DVD Son of God
Synopsis
A follow-up to the landmark 2013 miniseries The Bible, this feature follows the life of Jesus Christ from his humble birth to his resurrection. Filmed in authentic historical locales, this epic presentation brings new life to the miraculous story.
Cast
Cast
Diogo Morgado, Greg Hicks, Adrian Schiller, Darwin Shaw, Sebastian Knapp, Louise Delamere, Roma Downey, Amber Rose Revah
Director
Director
Christopher Spencer
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Drama, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Period Pieces
Rent The Last Temptation of Christ on DVD The Last Temptation of Christ
Synopsis
Nikos Kazantzakis's landmark novel comes to life in director Martin Scorsese's moving, spiritual and highly controversial film that challenges the Christian notion that Jesus (Willem Dafoe) was both a man and a divine being. With an all-star cast that includes Harvey Keitel, Barbara Hershey, Harry Dean Stanton and David Bowie, the film portrays Jesus as unmistakably human, susceptible to the desires, doubts and temptations that all men face.
Cast
Cast
Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel, Verna Bloom, Barbara Hershey, Barry Miller, Gary Basaraba, Irvin Kershner, Victor Argo, Paul Herman, John Lurie, Andre Gregory, Harry Dean Stanton, David Bowie
Director
Director
Martin Scorsese
Genres
Genres
Drama, Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Biographies, Religious & Mythic Epics, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Dramas Based on the Book
Rent The Final Inquiry on DVD The Final Inquiry
Synopsis
In 35 A.D., following the crucifixion of Christ, earthquakes tear apart the Roman Empire and the sky turns black midday. Emperor Tiberius (Max von Sydow) calls upon investigator Tauro (Daniele Liotti) to determine the cause of this sudden upheaval. Tauro interviews treacherous governor Pontius Pilate, an insane man named Judas and poor fisherman Simon Peter and soon discovers that the strange phenomena may be linked to Christ's execution.
Cast
Cast
Mónica Cruz, Dolph Lundgren, Daniele Liotti, Hristo Shopov, Christo Jivkov, Ornella Muti, F. Murray Abraham, Max von Sydow, Vincenzo Bocciarelli, Fernando Guillén Cuervo, Francesca De Sapio, Maria Pia Calzone, Anna Kanakis, Enrico Lo Verso, Giulio Base
Director
Director
Giulio Base
Genres
Genres
Drama, Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Italy, Period Pieces
Rent The Robe on DVD The Robe
Synopsis
Hardened Roman Marcellus Gallio (Richard Burton) oversees the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Jerusalem. But problems arise when Marcellus wins Christ's robe in a dice game, played beneath the dying man. Haunted by guilt, Marcellus hopes that destroying the garment -- now in the possession of his escaped slave (Victor Mature) -- will cure his hallucinations. The film won Oscars for Best Costume Design, Best Art Direction and Best Set Decoration.
Cast
Cast
Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Michael Rennie, Jay Robinson, Dean Jagger, Torin Thatcher, Richard Boone, Betta St. John, Jeff Morrow, Ernest Thesiger, Dawn Addams, Leon Askin, Michael Ansara, Cameron Mitchell, Ben Astar, Sally Corner, Frank DeKova, John Doucette, Anthony Eustrel, Sam Gilman, Roy Gordon, Percy Helton, Thomas Browne Henry, Rosalind Ivan, Mae Marsh, Peter Reynolds, Hayden Rorke, Harry Shearer, George E. Stone
Director
Director
Henry Koster
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Dramas, Epics, Religious & Mythic Epics, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Faith & Spirituality
Rent The Bible Collection: Joseph on DVD The Bible Collection: Joseph
Synopsis
As the Bible says, Joseph (Paul Mercurio) was cast into a pit by his jealous brothers and pled for mercy, but they turned a deaf ear and sold young Joseph into slavery in Egypt. There, Joseph used his gift for divining dreams to become Pharaoh's most trusted aide. After saving Egypt from famine, Joseph is later found by his brothers when they travel to Egypt in search of food -- and he forgives them. Ben Kingsley and Martin Landau co-star.
Cast
Cast
Ben Kingsley, Paul Mercurio, Martin Landau, Lesley Ann Warren, Alice Krige, Dominique Sanda, Warren Clarke, Monica Bellucci, Stefano Dionisi, Valeria Cavalli
Director
Director
Roger Young
Genres
Genres
Drama, Made-for-TV Movies, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Faith & Spirituality
Rent The Bible Collection: Abraham on DVD The Bible Collection: Abraham
Synopsis
This engrossing dramatization of the life of Abraham (Richard Harris), the most tested servant of God and the father of Judaism, spans from the patriarch's quest for the Promised Land to the sacrifice of his son, Isaac. Barbara Hershey costars as Abraham's wife, Sarah. Vittorio Gassman and Maximilian Schell are also featured in this award-winning installment from TNT's "greatest stories of the Bible" series directed by Joseph Sargent.
Cast
Cast
Richard Harris, Barbara Hershey, Maximilian Schell, Vittorio Gassman, Andrea Prodan, Gottfried John, Kevin McNally, Tom Radcliffe
Director
Director
Joseph Sargent
Genres
Genres
Drama, Biographies, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Made-for-TV Movies, Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent The Bible Collection: David on DVD The Bible Collection: David
Synopsis
Nathaniel Parker stars as David, the shepherd boy who grew to be king of Israel, as his saga comes to life in this epic production originally broadcast on TNT -- part of a series of tales from the Old and New Testament. From his legendary battle with the Philistine giant Goliath to his struggles with King Saul (Jonathan Pryce) -- and his love for a forbidden woman (Sheryl Lee) -- David's life is full of unforgettable dramas. Leonard Nimoy co-stars.
Cast
Cast
Leonard Nimoy, Nathaniel Parker, Jonathan Pryce, Sheryl Lee
Director
Director
Robert Markowitz
Genres
Genres
Drama, Made-for-TV Movies, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Biographies, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Faith & Spirituality
Rent The Bible Collection: Jacob on DVD The Bible Collection: Jacob
Synopsis
In this inspiring tale from the book of Genesis, young shepherd Jacob (Matthew Modine) falls in love with and wants to marry Rachel (Lara Flynn Boyle), the daughter of his Uncle Laban (Giancarlo Giannini). Lacking a dowry, Jacob toils seven years as his uncle's indentured servant to win Rachel's hand. But calculating Laban dupes him into another seven years of labor. Irene Papas portrays Jacob's iron-willed mother.
Cast
Cast
Matthew Modine, Lara Flynn Boyle, Sean Bean, Joss Ackland, Juliet Aubrey, Irene Papas, Giancarlo Giannini, Christoph Waltz, Christoph Ohrt, Philip Locke, Daniel Newman, Cecilia Dazzi
Director
Director
Peter Hall
Genres
Genres
Drama, Made-for-TV Movies, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent The Message on DVD The Message
Synopsis
After seeing a vision of the angel Gabriel, Mohammad calls to the people of Mecca to cast aside their idols and worship God. Mohammad and his followers are exiled to Medina, but God commands them to return to Mecca and fight their oppressors. Mohammad's uncle -- a brave warrior named Hamza (Anthony Quinn) -- leads the charge. This sweeping historical epic received an Oscar nomination for Best Original Score.
Cast
Cast
Anthony Quinn, Irene Papas, Michael Ansara, Johnny Sekka
Director
Director
Moustapha Akkad
Genres
Genres
Drama, Period Pieces, Military & War Dramas, Political Dramas, Military & War Action, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent The Bible Collection: Moses on DVD The Bible Collection: Moses
Synopsis
An ordinary man is called upon by God to do the impossible in this lovingly told production of the Old Testament story. When the Pharaoh of Egypt begins to tighten the noose on his Jewish slaves, Moses (Ben Kingsley) leads them to freedom. Philip Stone, Anthony Higgins, Anton Lesser and Anita Zagaria are featured in this award-winning installment from TNT's "greatest stories of the Bible" series directed by Roger Young.
Cast
Cast
Ben Kingsley, Frank Langella, David Suchet, Christopher Lee, Anna Galiena, Enrico Lo Verso, Geraldine McEwan, Maurice Roëves, Anthony Higgins, Philippe Leroy, Philip Stone, Anton Lesser, Anita Zagaria, Dudley Sutton
Director
Director
Roger Young
Genres
Genres
Drama, Biographies, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Made-for-TV Movies, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Religious & Mythic Epics
Rent The Bible... In the Beginning on DVD The Bible... In the Beginning
Synopsis
Filmmaker John Huston directs this elaborate, star-studded epic inspired by the first 22 chapters of the book of Genesis. Tales include Abraham's sacrifice, the creation of Noah's Ark, Adam and Eve's temptation, and Cain murdering his brother, Abel. As Noah, Huston also turns in a supporting performance, and heavyweights such as Peter O'Toole, George C. Scott, Ava Gardner and Franco Nero portray Biblical characters.
Cast
Cast
Michael Parks, Ulla Bergryd, Richard Harris, John Huston, Stephen Boyd, George C. Scott, Ava Gardner, Peter O'Toole, Gabriele Ferzetti, Franco Nero, Pupella Maggio, Robert Rietty, Giovanna Galletti
Director
Director
John Huston
Genres
Genres
Drama, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Classic Dramas, Faith & Spirituality
Rent The Ten Commandments on DVD The Ten Commandments
Synopsis
This colorful animated feature recounts the biblical epic of Moses and the Ten Commandments, with the Hebrew prophet challenging the ominous Egyptian pharaoh, performing miracles and leading the chosen people to the Promised Land.
Cast
Cast
Ben Kingsley, Christian Slater, Alfred Molina, Elliott Gould, Scott McNeil, Christopher Gaze, Kathleen Barr, Lee Tockar, Matt Hill, Tabitha St. Germain, Trevor Devall
Director
Director
Bill Boyce, John Stronach
Genres
Genres
Children & Family, Family Animation, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Inspirational Stories for Kids, Kids' Inspirational, Religious & Mythic Epics, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Ages 5-7, Ages 8-10, Ages 11-12
Rent The Gospel of John on DVD The Gospel of John
Synopsis
This word-for-word adaptation of the 21 chapters of the Gospel According to John tells story of Jesus's life -- mostly focusing on his final hours, his crucifixion and the events that followed -- from disciple John's point of view.
Cast
Cast
Christopher Plummer, Henry Ian Cusick, Stuart Bunce, Daniel Kash, Steven Russell, Alan Van Sprang, Diana Berriman, Richard Lintern, Scott Handy, Lynsey Baxter
Director
Director
Philip Saville
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Drama, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Period Pieces
Rent The Bible Collection: Samson and Delilah on DVD The Bible Collection: Samson and Delilah
Synopsis
Gifted with enormous strengths that also leave him vulnerable to the selfishness of others, Samson soon learns what kind of person Delilah truly is. But he must prove himself a hero during his darkest hours. The task is this: avoid Delilah's wily ways once and for all and stay true to his God-fearing spirit. Dennis Hopper and Diana Rigg star as the biblical Samson and his nefarious lady-in-waiting, Delilah, in this retelling of the age-old story.
Cast
Cast
Elizabeth Hurley, Michael Gambon, Dennis Hopper, Diana Rigg, Daniel Massey, Paul Freeman, Ben Becker, Jale Arikan, Deborah Caprioglio, Alessandro Gassman, Pinkas Braun
Director
Director
Nicolas Roeg
Genres
Genres
Drama, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Made-for-TV Movies, Romantic Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent The Story of Jacob and Joseph on DVD The Story of Jacob and Joseph
Synopsis
Shot on location in the Middle East, this miniseries chronicles Jacob's Old Testament journey from one who cheats to one who is cheated, along with Joseph's eventual rise from shackled slave to one of the most powerful men in Egypt.
Cast
Cast
Keith Michell, Tony Lo Bianco, Colleen Dewhurst, Herschel Bernardi, Harry Andrews, Julian Glover, Yosef Shiloa, Shmuel Atzmon, Rachel Shore
Director
Director
Mihalis Kakogiannis
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Made-for-TV Movies, ABC
Rent The Ten Commandments on DVD The Ten Commandments
Synopsis
After learning of his true heritage and receiving a message from God, Moses reconnects with his birth family and leads his people out of Egypt, miraculously parting the Red Sea -- among other feats -- along the way. Dougray Scott stars in this epic television miniseries based on the biblical story of Moses, a Jew who was raised by Egyptians but eventually came to free his people from bondage. Mia Maestro, Omar Sharif and Naveen Andrews co-star.
Cast
Cast
Padma Lakshmi, Dougray Scott, Linus Roache, Omar Sharif, Naveen Andrews, Mía Maestro, Richard O'Brien, Hannah Taylor-Gordon, Ashley Artus, Karim Salah, Patrick Gordon
Director
Director
Robert Dornhelm
Genres
Genres
Drama, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Religious & Mythic Epics, TV Miniseries, Hallmark
Rent St. John in Exile on DVD St. John in Exile
Synopsis
Dean Jones is mesmerizing in his portrayal of the apostle John in this drama. It's 96 A.D., and scores of Christians have been massacred all over the Roman Empire. John, the last living disciple of Jesus, takes action to stop the slaughter. He's now an 86-year-old man who's been forced to spend his remaining days imprisoned in a cave on Patmos, but despite this fact, he refuses to give up and subsequently changes the future path of humankind.
Cast
Cast
Dean Jones
Director
Director
Dan Curtis
Genres
Genres
Drama, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Biographies, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality
Rent The Moment After 2: The Awakening on DVD The Moment After 2: The Awakening
Synopsis
Set in the chaotic days following the Rapture, this sequel picks up with ex-FBI agent Adam escaping from prison and joining Jacob's band of Christians. Global Alliance forces close in on the group, leading both sides into a battle for their souls.
Cast
Cast
David A.R. White, Kevin Downes, Brad Heller, Logan White, Monte Perlin, Lonnie Colon, Bree Pavey, Christopher Greer
Director
Director
Wes Llewellyn
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Thrillers, Sci-Fi Thrillers, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent The Ten Commandments on DVD The Ten Commandments
Synopsis
Using California's dunes as a proxy for Egyptian sands, acclaimed director Cecil B. DeMille launched his first film production of The Ten Commandments, casting Theodore Roberts as Moses and Charles de Rochefort as the powerful pharaoh Rameses. Though epic in scale, only half this silent movie focuses on the well-known biblical tale; the second part, set in the 1920s, uses the commandments saga as a preface for a morality yarn about two brothers.
Cast
Cast
Theodore Roberts, Charles de Rochefort, Estelle Taylor, Julia Faye, James Neill, Lawson Butt, Clarence Burton, Noble Johnson, Edythe Chapman, Richard Dix, Rod La Rocque, Leatrice Joy, Nita Naldi, Robert Edeson
Director
Director
Cecil B. DeMille
Genres
Genres
Classics, Epics, Silent Films, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Religious & Mythic Epics, Religious & Spiritual Dramas
Rent Code of the Templars on DVD Code of the Templars
Synopsis
In this action-packed yarn, a young man discovers his destiny as a key figure in a centuries-old battle. Reared by a monk and assuming his parents are dead, David (Mirko Lang) learns he's different after he gets into a fight and finds that his injuries heal almost instantly. When his curative powers are exposed, the Priory of Scion and Knights Templar -- believing that David can track down the elusive Holy Grail -- come looking for him.
Cast
Cast
Catherine H. Flemming, Mirko Lang, Harald Krassnitzer, Jan Loukota
Director
Director
Florian Baxmeyer
Genres
Genres
Action & Adventure, Adventures, Religious & Mythic Epics
Rent Ben-Hur on DVD Ben-Hur
Synopsis
Forget Cecil B. DeMille's epic live-action version of Wallace's classic tale of the story of Christ, and instead enjoy this animated take on the long-suffering Jewish hero, Judah Ben-Hur. All the set pieces are here -- from Judah's service as a galley slave to his turn as a champion charioteer in Rome and Jerusalem. But most moving of all is Judah's attempt to provide comfort to Jesus on his way to Calvary.
Cast
Cast
Charlton Heston
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Children & Family, Family Adventures, Family Animation, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Ages 5-7, Ages 8-10
Rent Strings on DVD Strings
Synopsis
Marionette puppets play the starring roles in this old-school allegory with modern-day applications, a story that parallels the 21st-century War on Terror and draws on classic and enduring themes.
Cast
Cast
Jens Jacob Tychsen, James McAvoy, Iben Hjejle, Catherine McCormack, Henning Moritzen, Julian Glover, Jesper Langberg, Derek Jacobi, Jens Arentzen, Ian Hart, Marina Bouras, Samantha Bond
Director
Director
Anders Rønnow Klarlund
Genres
Genres
Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Animation for Grown-ups, Fantasy, Religious & Mythic Epics, Drama
Rent The Silver Chalice on DVD The Silver Chalice
Synopsis
After he's sold into slavery by his villainous uncle, Greek sculptor Basil (Paul Newman, in his big-screen debut) is forced to fashion a silver chalice intended to hold the cup Christ used during the Last Supper. Loosely based on Thomas B. Costain's novel of the same name, this costume epic also stars Jack Palance as Simon the Magician, Lorne Greene as Saint Peter and Virginia Mayo as the seductive Helena.
Cast
Cast
Virginia Mayo, Jack Palance, Paul Newman, Pier Angeli, Alexander Scourby, Joseph Wiseman, E.G. Marshall, Walter Hampden, Jacques Aubuchon, Herbert Rudley, Michael Pate, Lorne Greene, Terence de Marney, Natalie Wood
Director
Director
Victor Saville
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Epics
Rent Judas on DVD Judas
Synopsis
Originally airing on ABC, this interpretation of the life of Judas focuses on the two years he spent with Jesus. A look at Judas's (Johnathon Schaech) early years sets the stage for his disdain of the Romans and his association with Jesus (Jonathan Scarfe). At the onset, Judas appears a dedicated apostle, but growing doubts eventually lead him to betrayal. After Jesus's crucifixion, Judas commits suicide, and the apostles pray for his soul.
Cast
Cast
Johnathon Schaech, Jonathan Scarfe, Tim Matheson
Director
Director
Charles Robert Carner
Genres
Genres
Drama, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Biographies, Made-for-TV Movies, ABC, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality
Rent The Mahabharata on DVD The Mahabharata
Synopsis
A 3-hour television version of the 9-hour stage production that tells the saga of the world-shattering war between two feuding clans in ancient India. Acclaimed theater and film innovator Peter Brook brings this great masterpiece of world literature to vivid life in an elaborate production. The three parts are entitled "The Game of Dice," "Exile in the Forest" and "The War."
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Cast
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, TV Miniseries, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Dramas Based on the Book, Dramas Based on Classic Literature, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Religious & Mythic Epics
Rent Close to Jesus: Thomas on DVD Close to Jesus: Thomas
Synopsis
Mathieu Carriere plays the Apostle Thomas, who doubted news of the resurrection of Jesus and said he would not believe it until he placed his fingers in Jesus' wounds. This release is part of set that also includes the uplifting New Testament stories of Judas Iscariot, Mary Magdalene and Joseph of Nazareth.
Cast
Cast
Mathieu Carrière, Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Mathias Herrmann, Hannes Jaenicke, Danny Quinn, Ricky Tognazzi, Manfred Zapatka
Director
Director
Raffaele Mertes
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Italy
Rent Close to Jesus: Judas on DVD Close to Jesus: Judas
Synopsis
This is the story of the one-time friend and apostle to Jesus Christ, Judas Iscariot, who betrayed Jesus for 30 pieces of silver. This film is part of a set that also includes the uplifting New Testament stories of Joseph of Nazareth, Mary Magdalene and the Apostle Thomas.
Cast
Cast
Enrico Lo Verso, Danny Quinn, Aglaia Szyszkowitz, Mathieu Carrière, Francesco Pannofino, Pierfrancesco Favino, Mehmet Gunsur, Shel Shapiro, Todd Carter, Hannes Jaenicke
Director
Director
Raffaele Mertes
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Italy
Rent Joseph and His Brethren on DVD Joseph and His Brethren
Synopsis
In this timeless Old Testament tale, Joseph (Geoffrey Horne), favored son of Jacob and Rachel, is sold into slavery by his jealous brothers. But the boy impresses his master (Robert Morley) and soon is made an adviser after interpreting the pharaoh's dreams. When famine strikes back home, Joseph's brothers travel to Egypt to beg for grain, where their now-powerful sibling finds forgiveness in his heart for the family members who betrayed him.
Cast
Cast
Geoffrey Horne, Robert Morley, Belinda Lee, Vira Silenti, Mario Girotti, Carlo Giustini, Finlay Currie, Arturo Dominici, Robert Rietty, Julian Brooks
Director
Director
Irving Rapper
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Religious & Mythic Epics, Classic Dramas, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent David Vs. Goliath: Battle of Faith on DVD David Vs. Goliath: Battle of Faith
Synopsis
At the crossroads of two great ancient empires, a shepherd named David trains in combat and takes on a terrifying giant. One of history's most legendary battles is retold in a stylistic bloody tale of courage and faith.
Cast
Cast
Director
Director
The Wallace Brothers
Genres
Genres
Action & Adventure, Fantasy, Adventures, Religious & Mythic Epics
Rent Saul and David on DVD Saul and David
Synopsis
In this dramatic retelling of the Old Testament story, when the fearsome Philistine Goliath gets out of control, mighty King Saul (Norman Wooland) advertises for someone to slay the giant. Enter young David (Gianni Garko), who surprises everyone when he fells Goliath and becomes one of Saul's greatest warriors. But David's destiny is not yet fulfilled: When Saul loses his faith in God, David is crowned King of Israel ... and Saul vows revenge.
Cast
Cast
Norman Wooland, Gianni Garko, Elisa Cegani, Luz Márquez, Pilar Clemens, Virgilio Teixeira, Antonio Mayans, Carlos Casaravilla, Stefy Lang, Marco Paoletti
Director
Director
Marcello Baldi
Genres
Genres
Foreign, Epics, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Foreign Dramas, Italy, Religious & Mythic Epics, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Foreign Regions
Rent The Gospel of Mark on DVD The Gospel of Mark
Synopsis
Using the original biblical narrative as its script -word for word- this profound and stunning film sheds new light on one of history's most sacred texts, and presents it in an exciting new light.
Cast
Cast
Director
Director
David Batty
Genres
Genres
Drama, Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Mythic Epics, Religious & Spiritual Dramas
Rent The DVD Bible: The New Testament on DVD The DVD Bible: The New Testament
Synopsis
Filmed in the Holy Land, this riveting adaptation of the New Testament chronicles Jesus Christ's life and teachings, along with the apostle Paul's missionary work at the dawn of Christianity. More than six hours of exposition begins with a tour of the land where Jesus was born, where he walked, inspired others, was crucified and rose again. Paul's life is recounted from his conversion on the road to Damascus to his execution by Emperor Nero.
Cast
Cast
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Documentaries, Religious & Mythic Epics
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