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King David (1985)

1 rating: -5.0
A movie directed by Bruce Beresford

Following the Biblical tale, KING DAVID chronicles the real-life story of David, a lowly shepherd boy whose shrewdness and bravery helped him ascend to the throne of ancient Israel. From his defeat of Goliath to his jealousy-fueled relationship with … see full wiki

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Director: Bruce Beresford
1 review about King David (1985)

An awful film. . .

  • Feb 14, 2005
Rating:
-5
. . .which bears only superficial resemblence to the story of King David as received by Jews and Christians for thousands of years. Gere's portrayal of David has got to be one of his poorest efforts ever.

Whether one is a believer or not, the books of Samuel and Chronicles provide the basis for an excellent "Life of David". Perhaps they should have been consulted!

One of the worst pictures I've ever seen.

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