Should you go and see Exodus? If you are looking for classic Ridley Scott movie along the lines of ‘Gladiator’ or ‘Alien’ then sadly, no. ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ is nowhere near as innovative. And if you’re hoping for a biblically faithful retelling of the book of Exodus – then again, no. Scott plays fast and loose with the scriptures, making some huge deviations for artistic effect. But, if you want a talking point movie that will make you gasp, think and wonder then this film is a real treat.
There are so many brilliant conversations that can be had off the back of this film. Here are a few….
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