Top Ten Highest Grossing Biblical Films of All Time

Top Ten Highest Grossing Biblical Films of All Time

The Holy Week is a time to reflect on Christ’s life and a lot of people usually do that by watching biblical films. They are meant to inspire Christians and teach about biblical characters, especially Jesus Christ. About around 20 years ago, during the Lenten Season, regular programming is usually cancelled to give way for these biblical films to be shown on National Television. Today, more and more biblical movies are being produced and shown on theater, and it has become easier for people to access them too. But which movies really made it to the top in terms of gross sales worldwide. Based on data from Box Office Mojo and Inflation Data, we have gathered the highest grossing biblical films ever made. This data was even adjusted based on inflation for the year 2015. Check out if your favorite biblical movie was a hit or a flop. You can also check out the other classic movies that raked not just millions but even more than that!

Here we present to you the Top Ten Highest Grossing Biblical Films of All Time!

1. The Ten Commandments (1956) US $ 1.1 billion

 2. Ben-Hur (1959) US $ 818 million

3. The Passion of the Christ (2004) US $ 754 million

4. Noah (2014) US $ 359 million

5. Prince of Egypt (1998) US $ 312 million

6. Exodus and Kings (2014) US $ 268 million

7. The Robe (1953) US $ 227.5 million

8. The Bible: In the Beginning (1966) US $ 181 million

9. The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) US $ 151 million

10. Samson and Delilah (1949) US $ 138 million

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G.A. had a lot of professional working experiences in different fields and industries before finally deciding to write articles in 2014. She is a Registered Nutritionist-Dietitian who also has a passion for teaching, training and facilitating. More than all her skills and passions, she is very much grateful that she is blessed with an adorable daughter and a loving husband.