Starting with mini-Passion stories from the 1890s, this work takes readers through blockbusters and busts, miniseries and Mel Gibson, covering film plots and characters based on the Bible. It gives movie buffs film credits, running times, and release dates and answers questions about motives for making the movies, critics' reactions, and more.As this synopsis shows, the film stuck reasonably close to the book of Exodus, though for reasons of running time it had to ... 1959, the 1925 version showed Jesus from behind or from afar instead of showing his face, which let the audience focus on how people reacted to him. ... Probably the most famous man in America in this period was automobile manufacturer Henry Ford, who had grown up on aanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Bible on the Big Screen|
|Author||:||J. Stephen Lang|
|Publisher||:||Baker Publishing Group - 2007|