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Offline Cyrillic

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Movies on Church History
« on: November 25, 2012, 01:45:09 PM »
Does anyone know some? Especially some good ones about the first few centuries (let's say up until 1054 AD) would be appreciated.
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Re: Movies on Church History
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2012, 03:56:38 PM »
I can't think of any movies that are informative and accurate. Were any to be made, I'm sure the movie-makers would die of boredom before completing them. I don't know why, but apparently there isn't enough sex and violence in Church history--yeah, I know, I don't know what Church history they're reading.
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Re: Movies on Church History
« Reply #2 on: November 25, 2012, 04:11:27 PM »
Documentaries are fine either.
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Re: Movies on Church History
« Reply #3 on: November 25, 2012, 04:24:44 PM »
Well, the main theme isn't Church history, but here's a documentary about Constantine the Great.

http://www.johnsanidopoulos.com/2012/05/documentary-constantine-great.html
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Re: Movies on Church History
« Reply #4 on: November 25, 2012, 05:12:07 PM »
It has (major) issues, but "From Jesus to Christ," is a documentary attempt to cover the first three centuries.
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Re: Movies on Church History
« Reply #7 on: November 25, 2012, 06:27:47 PM »
It needs a modern remake.   :)

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