writer: Ennio De Concini

Joseph and His Brethren (1962)

August 16, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This film, well worth seeing, is an intriguing Italian-made film based on the Genesis biblical story of Joseph and his brothers. It combines biblical accuracy (with a few minor exceptions) with an historical setting. For example, the story concludes with Jacob coming to Egypt with his sons to see [...]

Miracle of Marcellino (1991 Version)

January 1, 1991

Dove Approved for All Ages

This inspiring DVD will make you believe in miracles or renew the faith you have placed in them. Marcellino is an orphan who is found by priests, crying under cabbage. They take him into their monastery and pray about keeping him. The signs all point to them doing so and they begin raising him. He [...]

Constantine and the Cross

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Constantine is known in history as the first Roman emperor to convert to Christianity. This 1962 movie is a fictional-based-on-factual attempt to tell the story of his rise to power. The reality was that his rise was important for the believers of his day because they had been unrelentingly [...]

Esther and the King

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This melodramatic movie certainly uses a bit of creative license, and yet the heart of the story of Queen Esther remains intact. Joan Collins gives a solid performance as Esther, a woman of noble virtue and kindness who wins the heart of King Ahasuerus (Richard Egan). In this world of the Medes and [...]