List of films based on the Bible  

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This is a list of movies (including television movies) based on the Bible (Old Testament and New Testament), depicting characters or figures from the Bible, or broadly derived from the revelations or interpretations therein.


Old Testament


  • Adam and Eve (1912)
  • Adán, Eva y el diablo, 1945 (Mexico)
  • Adam wa Hawa, 1951 (Egypt)
  • Adam og Eva, 1953 (Denmark)
  • Adán y Eva, 1956 (Mexico)
  • El Pecado de Adán y Eva, 1969 (Mexico)
  • Adamo ed Eva, la prima storia d'amore, 1983 (Italy)
  • The Flood - Genesis 6-9
  • Abraham - Genesis 11:26-25:10
  • Sodom and Gomorrah - Genesis 19
  • Jacob - Genesis 25:26-49:33
  • Jacob, 1994 (TNT Bible Series)
  • The Story of Jacob and Joseph, 1974 (TV-movie)
  • Joseph - Genesis 37-50

Moses and the 40 years in the desert - Book of Exodus

History of the Israelites

  • King Solomon - 2 Samuel 5:14-1 Kings 11:41
  • Samson and Delilah - Judges 13-16

New Testament

Life of Christ

Herod the Great

  • Erode il Grande (1959) (Italy)


Judas Iscariot


Life of the Apostles

Fictional interpolations


Brian of Nazareth

Early Christians

Revelation/ Apocalypse

See also

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