• Exodus Gods and Kings

    A huge amount was written in 2014 about Hollywood and the Bible. What is the fascination with a collection of ancient books in the current context of film making? But the nub of many of the arguments put forward by a variety of commentators and scholars from a wide spectrum of scholarship and understanding centred on how true movie producers are to the biblical narrative in portraying the great narratives of the Good Book. Ridley Scott’s latest attempt – portraying the life of Moses from Egypt to the Promised Land is a case in point. I watched the film a couple of weeks ago now and have been thinking about…