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Explore serious and comedic films that reflect the Ten Commandments.

  • Inherit the Wind (1960)
    1st Commandment: I am the Lord your God who took you out of the land of Egypt, the house of bondage.
  • The Miracle Woman (1931)
    2nd Commandment: You shall have no other gods before me.
  • Angels in the Outfield (1951)
    3rd Commandment: You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain.
  • Friendly Persuasion (1956)
    4th Commandment: Remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy.
  • Penny Serenade (1941)
    5th Commandment: Honor your father and your mother...
  • Strangers on a Train (1951)
    6th Commandment: You shall not murder.
  • The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
    7th Commandment: You shall not commit adultery.
  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
    8th Commandment: You shall not steal.
  • The Front (1976)
    9th Commandment: You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
  • Body and Soul (1947)
    10th Commandment: You shall not covet...

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Brief Bio

Mark Ethan Toporek, a member of the Actors Studio, has appeared in films including The Secret Lives of Dentists, The Confession and Lesser Prophets.

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