The movie the Bible: In the Beginning is classified as a religious epic movie. This movie follows the first 22 chapters in the Book of Genesis. The movie stars John Huston, George Scott, Ava Gardner and the likes of Peter O'Toole. These are just some of the famous actors that have made an appearance in one of the scenes of this movie.
This movie is divided into four different parts. The first part of the movie follows the story of Adam and Eve. The second section of this movie depicts the story of Cain and Abel. The third part of the movie tells the story of Noah's Ark. The last section of this movie is the story of Abraham. In addition to these main stories the movie also tells about the building of the Tower of Babel and the story of Sodom and Gomorrah. Many of the cast members in this movie play multiple roles. They play one role in one of the stories and a different role in another one of the stories that are told.
The stories are each told with a different tone. Some of the stories are told to be humorous and some of the stories are told with a more somber tone. The story lines stay close to the way they are presented in the Bible. They do not deviate from the way they are written as many people know from reading the Bible. Each of the story segments are also shown in the order in which they are written in the Bible. Each of the stories are broken into smaller units and together they fit into one collective movie. This movie is religious in tone but does offer some comedy as well as drama.