The Ten Commandments
The Ten Commandments (2007)

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.

Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 19, 2007
DVD Release Date: February 5, 2008
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Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

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

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Mary Houlihan
Chicago Sun-Times

While the story is solid, the computer-generated animation, which lacks any flow and grace, is another matter. Actually, it's kind of creepy

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Mike Scott

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.

Tom Keogh
Seattle Times

Ponderous but somewhat moving.

Keith Phipps
AV Club

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.

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Urban Cinefile

Adults will squirm at the dialogue and wonder how actors of such fine calibre manage to squander some of their star credentials

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John Monaghan
Detroit Free Press

Thou shalt not cast Christian Slater as Moses, no matter how much the Hollywood party boy wants to fulfill some form of karmic community service.

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Joe Leydon

A well-intentioned misfire featuring 3-D CGI animation that recalls lesser vidgames of the mid-1990s.

Linda Cook
Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)

Here's an unusual but OK take on the story of Moses, the Exodus and, of course, "The Ten Commandments."

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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… More

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