My favorite animated film. Stunning soundtrack and beautiful animation.
The finest non-Disney animated musical ever made for my money.
over 1 year
Probably the best Exodus adaptation-yes I've sat through DeMille's classic remake.
A bible story, but done in an enjoyable manner
over 2 years
I do love it every single time I watch it
over 3 years
Still the best movie retelling of the Exodus story.
One of my fave films as a kid
over 5 years
Makes religion enjoyable! Exceptionally catchy soundtrack and lush animation.
almost 6 years
An inspiring animated musical, this film succeeds unlike many other "religious" movies.
over 6 years
When I was a kid I used to find this very disturbing.
almost 7 years
Surprisingly a good christian children animated movie.
almost 7 years
Despite my religious or non-religious leanings, I still love this one so very much.
Beautiful animation. And a story worth telling. Even if I have grown out of religion a bit
over 7 years
One of my favorite movies of all time.
The Prince of Egypt is a 1998 American animated musical drama film and the first traditionally animated film produced and released by DreamWorks Animation. The film is an adaptation of the Book of Exodus and follows the life of Moses from being a prince of Egypt to his ultimate destiny to lead the children of Israel out of Egypt. The film was directed by Brenda Chapman, Simon Wells and Steve Hickner. The film featured songs written by Stephen Schwartz and a score composed by Hans Zimmer. The voice cast featured a number of major Hollywood actors in the speaking roles, while professional singers replaced them for the songs. The exceptions were Michelle Pfeiffer, Ralph Fiennes, Ofra Haza, Steve Martin, and Martin Short, who sang their own parts.
The film was nominated for best Original Music Score and won for Best Original Song at the 1999 Academy Awards for "When You Believe". The pop version of the song was performed at the ceremony by Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey. The song, co...