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2.6
56 Ratings

The Bible... In the Beginning

Directed by John Huston
United States, Italy, 1966
Drama

Synopsis

Filmmaker John Huston directs this elaborate, star-studded epic inspired by the first 22 chapters of the book of Genesis. Tales include Abraham’s sacrifice, the creation of Noah’s Ark, Adam and Eve’s temptation, and Cain murdering his brother, Abel.

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The Bible... In the Beginning Directed by John Huston

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1967 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Music Score

National Board of Review

1967 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Golden Globes (USA)

1967 | Nominee: Best Original Score

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1967 | Winner: Best Production Design

1967 | 3 nominations including: Best Producer

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