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Joseph: King of Dreams

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Joseph: King of Dreams

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
runtime:
75 minutes
performer:
Ben Affleck, Mark Hamill
director:
Rob LaDuca, Robert C. Ramirez
distributor:
Dreamworks Distribution L.L.C.
author:
Eugenia Bostwick-Singer, Raymond Singer
genre:
Animation, Kids and Family

We gave it a D

More interested in profits than prophets, DreamWorks pharaoh Jeffrey Katzenberg rips a page from the Disney playbook with Joseph: King of Dreams, a chintzy direct-to-video spin-off of The Prince of Egypt. Affleck forcefully voices the titular visionary sold into slavery, but if this ballad-laden biblical pabulum is the kind of family-friendly entertainment John McCain and Joseph Lieberman want Hollywood to produce, God help us all. D

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