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The Ten Commandments (2007)

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This animated feature relates the historic story of the Hebrews' Exodus out of egyptian bondage. We follow Moses from his childhood as the adopted son of Pharaoh to his adulthood as the chosen one of God and liberator of His children.

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Ben Kingsley
as Narrator, the Narrator
Lee Tockar
as Dathan
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All Critics (21) | Top Critics (5)

It's like watching Max Headroom lead his people out of Egypt.

October 19, 2007 | Full Review…
Chicago Reader
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While the story is solid, the computer-generated animation, which lacks any flow and grace, is another matter. Actually, it's kind of creepy

October 19, 2007 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…
Chicago Sun-Times
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A beyond-unimpressive computer-animated retelling of the story of Moses, The Ten Commandments seems to have been made using public-domain software, and targeted squarely at kids impressed by any brightly colored moving objects.

October 18, 2007 | Rating: F
AV Club
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A well-intentioned misfire featuring 3-D CGI animation that recalls lesser vidgames of the mid-1990s.

October 18, 2007 | Full Review…
Variety
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There's an endearing, earnest quality to The Ten Commandments that transcends its star-studded cast and computer-generated animation.

October 18, 2007 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
Chicago Tribune
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Though it boasts a noteworthy cast, the film suffers from clunky computer animation that appears to be hinged on technology at least several years behind the curve.

July 24, 2009 | Rating: 1/4 | Full Review…
Times-Picayune

Audience Reviews for The Ten Commandments

½

The story is obvious so let's look to other concerns about this movie: The voice over is great concerning Moses, but some of the other's are unconvincing. The animation is a little sketchy as sometimes it seems as if people are moving way to fast and sometimes do not move as clean cut as some animation films I have seen. This is 2008 and that is unexcuseable for any film. However, the story was told well and down to the tee-in which that made it slightly enjoyable. I think it could of been more children related, as it is animated, however my little nephew that I sit down to watch it with was hardly engaged. The dialogue at time seemed a bit stale. Dont let this review stop you from watching this one though. It's not by all means a BAD movie, but for an animation film in todays age, it's lacking.

Bobby Hobbs
Bobby Hobbs

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