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In the beginning.

Sargent, Joseph, 1925-2014 director. (Added Author). Young, Roger, 1942- director. (Added Author). Harris, Richard, 1930-2002 actor. (Added Author). Hershey, Barbara, 1948- actor. (Added Author). Kingsley, Ben, 1943- actor. (Added Author).
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Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC BIBLE (Text) 37500004353856 Movies Available -

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  • ISBN: 9786316343833 : DVD
  • ISBN: 6316343833 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (640 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Shout! Factory, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally broadcast on television 1993-1995.
Formatted Contents Note: Abraham (1993) / produced by Lorenzo Minoli ; written by Robert McKee ; directed by Joseph Sargent -- Moses (1995) / produced by Lorenzo Minoli ; written by Lionel Chetwynd ; directed by Roger Young -- Jacob (1994) / produced by Lorenzo Minoli ; written by Lionel Chetwynd ; directed by Peter Hall -- Joseph (1995) / produced by Lorenzo Minoli ; written by Lionel Chetwynd ; directed by Roger Young.
Participant or Performer Note: Abraham: Richard Harris, Barbara Hershey ; Moses: Ben Kingsley, Frank Langella ; Jacob: Matthew Modine, Sean Bean ; Joseph: Ben Kingsley, Paul Mercurio.
Summary, etc.: Follows the story of Abraham and his wife Sarah as their faith is tested by God; follows the story of Moses, from his birth to his eventual rise as a leader for the Jewish people and their escape from bondage in Egypt; follows the story of Jacob, his parents Isaac and Rebekah, and his brother Esau; follows the story of Joseph as he is sold into slavery by his jealous brothers.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Full screen 1.33:1; Dolby digital.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English or Spanish with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Abraham (Biblical patriarch) > Drama.
Sarah (Biblical matriarch) > Drama.
Moses (Biblical leader) > Drama.
Jacob (Biblical patriarch) > Drama.
Joseph (Son of Jacob) > Drama.
Bible stories > Drama.
Genre: Action and adventure television programs.
Bible television programs.
Made-for-TV movies.
Fiction television programs.

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