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Exodus: Gods and Kings

PG-13| 2 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary

From acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus) comes the epic adventure “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” the story of one man’s daring courage to take on the might of an empire.  Using state of the art visual effects and 3D immersion, Scott brings new life to the story of the defiant leader Moses (Christian Bale) as he rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses (Joel Edgerton), setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.

Cast: Christian Bale , Joel Edgerton , John Turturro , Aaron Paul , Ben Kingsley , Sigourney Weaver , Golshifteh Farahani , María Valverde

Director: Ridley Scott

Genres: Action, Historical drama, Adventure

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)

Release Date: December 12th, 2014|2 hr. 30 min.

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fan reviews ( 21 )
  • Exodus is a biblical epic that comes at you at maximum velocity but stays stirringly, inspiringly human. show more

  • It’s not a question of believing it, exactly. Director Ridley Scott has simply made us want to be there, to wish we really were there, and to accept his illusion as the most ready answer to that desire. show more

  • Swarms of flies, oozing pustules, alligator attacks and gaggles of frogs are vividly rendered in three dimensions in Exodus: Gods and Kings. And yet this biblical epic is still bland, overly long and otherwise forgettable. show more

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  • March 22, 2015 Robert Antrobius
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    This movie is short of the actual exodus scriptures. There are several flaws and even some add ins that should/shouldn't be there. I would give this movie a 2.5 rating. Seeing as how there are misleading and identifying parts in this movie. It is watchable, but to some one who has studied scripture, it is very disappointing!!!

  • January 24, 2015 melissahicklin
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    It is obvious that the director/producer doesn't have any idea what it means to have a personal relationship with the Lord or to have an uncompromising faith in the one true God. Without God-we cannot. Without Us- God will not.

  • January 20, 2015 David
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    This movie was excellent. and the people comparing it direcly to the bible need to just be quiet because it is true enough to the source material. if you so concerned that it might vary from the bible, just stay home and read your bible. A movie should make us feel emotions and give us great visuals and this movie definatly delivers on that. The acting was great with one exception, the little british boy that they chose to play gawd was a TERRIBLE ACTOR! and whoever casted a little boy to play gawd should be FIRED! they may as well of portrayed gawd as a dog, at least dog has the correct letters in it! maybe they could of casted mr hanky the christmas poo as gawd and tried to be a little bit more blasphemous and ridiculous?

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'Exodus: Gods and Kings' Review: 10 Things You Should Know About the Biblical Epic

Posted by
Drew Taylor on December 11, 2014

It's easy to get swept up in the hustle and bustle of Christmas. With all the emphasis on the trees and the lights and the shiny, shiny gifts, it's easy to forget about the holiday's deeply religious ...

Joel Edgerton on 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' and Seducing Snakes

Posted by
Drew Taylor on December 11, 2014

Joel Edgerton is a very quiet force of nature, able to slip, nimble and unnoticed, into a wide variety of roles. He's starred in things like "Animal Kingdom," the award-winning Australian crime drama,...

Ridley Scott and Christian Bale on the Trials and Tribulations of 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' (VIDEO)

Posted by
Drew Taylor on December 10, 2014

The thought of speaking, face-to-face, with either Christian Bale or director Ridley Scott is intimidating enough. Both of them are downright legendary. Scott for his unparalleled laundry list of genu...

Aaron Paul on Biblical Epics and 'Better Call Saul' (VIDEO)

Posted by
Drew Taylor on December 9, 2014

The cast of director Ridley Scott's biblical epic "Exodus: Gods and Kings" is not what you would imagine at all; in order to bring the tale of the exodus of the Jews out of Egypt, Scott assembled a mu...

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