Hollywood Returns To The Biblical Epic
, a $125 million epic ... starring Russell Crowe and directed by Darren Aronofsky, is one of a boatload of religious films in the works from major movie studios. ... With floods, plagues, burning bushes and parting seas, Bible movies make great vehicles for big-budget special effects." What's more, the source material is both familiar and in the public domain.
The Wall Street Journal 09/28/12